Meinl Drum Festival 2007's line-up announced September 8, 2007 in Gutenstetten, Germany Line-Up Meinl Drum Festival 2007 announced After the huge success of the 2005 and 2006 Meinl Drum Festivals, the company has announced the line-up for the third annual Meinl Drum Festival. The festival will take place once again on Meinl's premises in Gutenstetten, Germany on September 08, 2007.

Norbert Saemann, head of the festival`s planning committee, says:
"The hands-on master classes, which debuted at last year`s festival, were extremely well received by the audience. Every artist will perform on the festivals`s main stage, as well as conducting a master class, which will have a specific theme focused around what every player is known and popular for."

Performing artists are listed below:

Main stage
11.00 - 11.45 am: Nick D'Virgilio, (Spock`s Beard)
12.30 - 01.15 pm: Florian Dauner & Roland Peil (Die Fantastischen Vier)
02.00 - 02.45 pm: Trevor Lawrence Jr. (Alicia Keys, Snoop Dogg)
03.30 - 04.15 pm: Derek Roddy (Today Is The Day)
05.00 - 05.45 pm: Ralf Gustke (Soehne Mannheims, Electric Outlet)
06.30 - 07.15 pm: Wolfgang Haffner (Till Broenner)

Master Classes:
12.00 - 12.30 pm: `Mikrotiming & Groove Metamorphose` by Ralf Gustke
01.30 - 02.00 pm: `Drumming and Singing` by Nick D`Virgilio
03.00 - 03.30 pm: `Hip Hop Grooves and playing with a click` by Flo Dauner & Roland Peil
04.30 - 05.00 pm: `Time & Groove` by Wolfgang Haffner
06.00 - 06.30 pm: `The Lost Art of Studio Drumming` by Trevor Lawrence Jr.

02.45 pm: Autograph session with Chris Adler (Lamb of God)

Tickets and route
TIckets cost € 15 in advanced sale. There's a deduced price of € 12 for students, and kids up to 12 years of age have free entrance.

One ticket is good for one admission to the festival, participation at all master classes, and a guided factory tour.

You can find the route to Meinl's premises in Gutenstetten, Germany here.

» Click here to read the coverage of Meinl's 2006 Drum fest.

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