Southampton Drum Show

24 March, 2019

Part of SO:MUSIC CITY Festival, featuring Mike Johnston, with Jon Atkinson & Martin Ranscombe

  • wheelchair access
  • assistance dogs

Southampton Drum Show

part of SO:MUSIC CITY Festival


Sunday 24 March - 12 noon - 5pm

The Southampton Drum Show is proud to present 3 internationally renowned professional drummers who will teach and inspire you at this exclusive event. Each drummer will teach about different aspects of drumming and offer practical tips to drummers of all levels of experience. There will be 3 clinics, each at least an hour long, with a chance to meet the drummers and ask them about their life, work and music.


Performers include:

Mike Johnston - Is a well respected American drummer who currently runs the educational website,, where he offers live and pre-recorded drum lessons. He recorded and toured with his band Simons Says. In 2016 Mike won the Modern Drummer Readers Poll award for Clinician/Educator of the Year.

Jon Atkinson - Jon has been a mainstay on the London session scene for over 20 years, and is a first call for tv and film soundtracks. He had also toured with numerous artists including Kim Wilde, Rick Astley, The Supremes, and Alexander O’Neal. He is known as an electronic drums specialist.

Martin Ranscombe - A world leading expert on solving drummers injury problems, he has developed a unique, holistic approach to treating and preventing injury. In 2016 Martin became the first and only non-medical member of BAPAM's (British Association for Performing Arts Medicine) training team for drumming related issues.

Tickets: Standard-  £20, Premium- £30

12 -16 year olds: £10 (Standard seating only)

Under 12s: Free with paying adult - please contact the Box Office directly to book

For Wheelchair and Access bookings, please call the Box Office for availability.

Tel: 023 8067 1771

Email: [email protected]