MOELLER TECHNIQUE and OPEN-HANDED PLAYING in perfection: With CLAUS HESSLER you’ll find a worldclass level of drumming made up of astounding technical skills, highly sophisticated ostinato applications and a stylistic spectrum bridging the gap between music and technique - and always sounding a little more than "just" drums. Especially his teaching and coaching skills are in demand: Players from around planet drum seek out his expertise to take their drumming to the next level, including DAVID GARIBALDI (Tower of Power), JOHNNY RABB, DANIEL ADAIR (Nickelback) and 21century female drumming star ANIKA NILLES are just some of them. His international book releases have credits from STEVE GADD, STEVE SMITH, ALEX ACUNA, and SIMON PHILLIPS to name just a few. Currently he is actively pushing his online platform OPEN MINDED DRUMMING, preparing his 6th book worldwide book release "TALADIDDLE" about the common ground between Konnakol and Rudiments, and has been announced official patron of Germany's instrument of the year: The drumset. Find more info at claushessler.com
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