Thursday, January 08, 2009

Special Release From One of Our Friends

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Rick Eberle | PopCore Entertainment
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Music School Inc Enhances Partnership with DAD (Drums and Disabilities) Program with Lecture and Demonstration Added to DRUM FIGHT 7 Event and Expo

Farmingdale, NY (January 8, 2009) On Sunday January 25th, join Music School Inc, the DAD (Drums and Disabilities) program, special celebrity judges and many of the best and brightest in local drummers for the next installment of the widely popular and successful DRUM FIGHT, the seventh such event, happening once again at The Crazy Donkey on Rt 110 in Farmingdale from 4pm until 11pm.

This show will be hosted by Jared Feldman (Dead Superstar) and MC'd by Professional Wrestler (and Drummer) Brimstone and will feature special guest judges such as Liberty Devito from Billy Joel's band, AJ Pero from Twisted Sister, Rod Morgenstein from Winger and Dan Gluszak from Envy on the Coast. Contestants will have a chance to win thousands in prizes from top brands like GMS, EVANS, Vic Firth, Sam Ash, Modern Drummer, Zildjian, Jackson Custom Drums, Viper Drums and more.

"We are excited to be back with version 2.0 of the Drum fight show. This show promises to be more fast-paced and action packed.” said Jared Feldman, Founder, Music School Inc and creator of DRUM FIGHT.

The event will also include a lecture and demonstration by DAD Founder Pat Gesualdo, a first for a Drum Fight and a move towards fulfilling the hopes and dreams of drummers across the island, regardless of disability.

"Drum Fight is just another example of how the DAD Program and Music School Inc. are working together to be the exclusive provider for Drum Therapy services for disabled children and adults on Long Island," said Pat Gesualdo, DAD Program President and CEO. "It is a great honor to join forces with Jared and the entire staff at Music School Inc., to expand the DAD Program via the Drum Fight event, which drummers all over the tri-state area look forward too."

Here are the full details:

SUNDAY JANUARY 25TH
Club Loaded Presents:
DRUM FIGHT 7 – “50 of Long Island's drummers unite for a showdown!”
SPONSORED BY MUSIC SCHOOL INC
http://www.musicschoolinc.com

@ THE CRAZY DONKEY
http://www.thecrazydonkey.com
1058 ROUTE 110
FARMINGDALE, NY 11735
631-753-1975

$10($15 AT DOOR) TICKETS/ALL AGES/DOORS AT 4PM

TICKETS AVAILABLE AT: WWW.CLUBLOADED.COM

TYPE OF SHOW: DRUM COMPETITION

PLUS special Drum EXPO and DRUM THERAPY LECTURE AND DEMONSTATION BY DAD FOUNDER AND SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVISOR FOR VATER PERCUSSION, PAT GESUALDO

HOSTED BY JARED FELDMAN OF MUSIC SCHOOL INC/DEAD SUPERSTAR

MC'd BY PRO WRESTLER/DRUMMER/AUTHOR/ACTOR BRIMSTONE

With Special Guest Star Judges:

Liberty Devito (Billy Joel)
AJ Pero (Twisted Sister)
Rod Morgenstein (Dixie Dregs/Winger)
Dan Gluszak (Envy on the Coast)
Pat Gesualdo (Special Education Program Director - Vater Percussion)
Mike Robinson (Evans Drums)

Plus DJ Almighty spins the rock!

Age Groups are:
Beginner (ages 7-9, 10-12)
Intermediate (ages 13-15)
Advanced (ages 16-19)
Pro (ages 20+)

DRUMMERS STILL WANTED IN ALL AGE GROUPS! TO SIGN UP CALL 631-271-7052 OR EMAIL INFO@MUSICSCHOOLINC.COM

ABOUT MUSIC SCHOOL INC:
Music School Inc is the Premier In-Home, On Location, One-On-One, Group and Private Lesson music service on Long Island. If you are looking for lessons for your child, or for yourself, please visit our website and learn more about our different programs and faculty.

For more info on Music School Inc, please call 631-656-0373 or check out http://www.musicschoolinc.com

ABOUT THE DAD PROGRAM
DAD is a groundbreaking 501(C)(3) non-profit organization that was launched by award winning drum virtuoso-author-clinician Pat Gesualdo. DAD is certified as a teacher-training program by the New Jersey Department of Education, and numerous psychologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and teachers throughout the world, use the DAD Program, to help special needs children develop retention, coordination, self-esteem, and physical and cognitive functioning.

Various top celebrities, sports stars, community leaders and corporations have joined forces with Pat Gesualdo and his DAD Program. Some include Senator Anthony Bucco, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, the WWE Superstars, the NY Giants, the New Jersey Department of Education, Coca Cola, Borders Books, the NJ Nets, Hasbro Toys , SONY BMG Entertainment, WDHA Radio, the Aquarian Weekly, Liquid Lightning Energy Drink, Zildjian Cymbals and Vater Percussion among others.

For more information, please contact the DAD Corporate Office at 973-725-5150 or check out http://www.dadprogram.org

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Rick Eberle | PopCore Entertainment
516-729-6872 cell | rick@popcore.net

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