Featuring Steve Gadd, Ian Palmer, Pete Cater and Steve White
The World’s Greatest Drummer Concert pays tribute the great forefathers of modern drumming, including Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich, Joe Morello and Louie Bellson.
Tuesday 26 May 2015, 7.30pm
A unique concert celebrating drumming legends.
This concert will be Steve Gadd’s first drumming show in the UK in more than five years and his only UK appearance outside of his shows with Eric Clapton. The critically acclaimed UK drummer Steve White (Paul Weller, Style Council) will also be performing, as well Pete Cater and Ian Palmer.
The evening is a celebration of the art of drumming, with all four drummers accompanying the award-winning fifteen-piece Peter Cater big band, which features some of Britain’s finest players. The orchestra has received worldwide acclaim for playing Buddy Rich’s repertoire and includes some of the past members of Buddy’s band.
Royal & Derngate
Please note you will need to make your own travel arrangements to Northampton. Direct trains depart London Euston every 30 minutes and the journey time is approx 50 minutes. The venue is close to the station (less than 10 minutes walk).