Events

Aug
1
Tue
2017
Lesson with Jim
Aug 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dylan
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
3
Thu
2017
Busy
Aug 3 @ 12:30 pm – 2:55 pm
Aug
4
Fri
2017
DFC Opening Concert w/ Todd Suchermann and Steve Smith
Aug 4 all-day

Drum Fantasy Camp Concert
Friday, August 4
Tickets available to the public! An intimate show (limited tickets available) featuring Steve Smith and Todd Sucherman (Styx) jamming with a world-class band. Each drummer will play a set and then they will join each other for a jam at the end!
Martyrs’
3855 N Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60613
Get tickets to the show here!

Drum Fantasy Camp Chicago
Aug 4 – Aug 8 all-day

It is an honor and privilege to be the musical director for the Drum Fantasy Camp’s 11th year. Check out the this years line up and we will see you in Chicago with bassist Jimmy Haslip (Yellowjackets/Allan Hooldsworth), singer Chrissi Poland (Bette Midler/Scissor Sisters), and keyboardist Stu Mindeman (Kurt Elling).

The 2017 camp will feature four of the world’s top drummers, including: Steve Smith (Journey/Vital Information), Will Calhoun (Living Colour), Simon Phillips (Hiromi/Protocol) and Todd Sucherman (Styx/Brian Wilson).

This year Jimmy and I will be teaching a groove class to any and all of the drummers that want insight into how to develop a groove and ensemble playing. Sign up now.

Aug
8
Tue
2017
DFC Closing concert w/ Will Calhoun Simon Philips
Aug 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Tue, Aug 8 – 8pm – $25 – All Ages Martyrs’ & Drum Fantasy Camp presents…
Drumming All-Stars
featuring Simon Phillips and Will Calhoun
click here for a Two Night Combo ticket

Aug
9
Wed
2017
Busy
Aug 9 @ 12:40 pm – 2:53 pm
Dylan
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sep
26
Tue
2017
Blues Alley w/ Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC
Sep 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

featuring Steve Smith (drums) Baron Browne (bass) Mark Soskin (keyboards) Vinny Valentino (guitar) Andy Fusco (alto sax) http://www.bluesalley.com

Sep
28
Thu
2017
Iridium w/ Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:58 pm

Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition
featuring Steve Smith (drums) Baron Browne (bass) Mark Soskin (keyboards) Vinny Valentino (guitar) Andy Fusco (alto sax)
Celebrating the September release of their new BFM Jazz recording
Heart Of The City

Sep
29
Fri
2017
Iridium w/ Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC
Sep 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:58 pm

Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition
featuring Steve Smith (drums) Baron Browne (bass) Mark Soskin (keyboards) Vinny Valentino (guitar) Andy Fusco (alto sax)
Celebrating the September release of their new BFM Jazz recording
Heart Of The City

Oct
1
Sun
2017
PA Jazz Alliance w/ Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC
Oct 1 all-day

The PA Jazz Alliance in association with Northeast Music Center presents:
Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition
featuring Steve Smith (drums) Baron Browne (bass) Mark Soskin (keyboards) Vinny Valentino (guitar) Andy Fusco (alto sax)
Celebrating the September release of their new BFM Jazz recording
Heart Of The City
The Historic Radisson Hotel
7:00pm
700 Lackawanna Ave.
Scranton, PA 19503
for tickets and reservations
570-909-9216 or email
Cmdipietro30@gmail.com

Jan
26
Fri
2018
Vital Information NYC Edition @Catalina’s
Jan 26 – Jan 28 all-day

Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition
featuring Steve Smith (drums) Baron Browne (bass) Mark Soskin (keyboards) Vinny Valentino (guitar)
Celebrating the release of their BFM Jazz recording
Heart of the City

Jan
31
Wed
2018
Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition @ Yoshi’s Oakland Jazz Club
Jan 31 all-day

Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition
featuring Steve Smith (drums) Baron Browne (bass) Mark Soskin (keyboards) Vinny Valentino (guitar)
Celebrating the release of their BFM Jazz recording
Heart of the City

Feb
1
Thu
2018
Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition
Feb 1 all-day

Steve Smith and Vital Information NYC Edition
featuring Steve Smith (drums) Baron Browne (bass) Mark Soskin (keyboards) Vinny Valentino (guitar)
Celebrating the release of their BFM Jazz recording
Heart of the City