Enter the Big Drum Bonanza Playalong contest Win $10,000 of drum prizes and tuition Thomas Lang's Big Drum Bonanza now offers you a chance to win $10,000 worth of fabulous drum gear and tuition from Drum Workshop (DW), Meinl, Audix, Ahead, Vic Firth, ArtistWorks and Big Drum Bonanza.

Entry deadline
All entries must be received through Muso Entertainment/Big Drum Bonanza YouTube web site by 2pm Pacific Time on May 10th. Five finalists will be announced May 15th and contest winners will be announced on May 24th.

Judging
Submissions will be judged on creativity, musicality, technique, energy and x factor. Thomas Lang will narrow all valid video submissions down to five finalists.

These finalists will be judged by a special panel including Thomas Lang and Big Drum Bonanza guest instructors. Decisions of the judges will be final.

The grand prize for the winner includes:
  • DW 5-piece Performance Series drum kit
  • Generation X Thomas Lang cymbal pack and 12” practice pad from Meinl
  • Nickel D6 kick drum microphone from Audix
  • 5-piece Armor case set and "OGIO" hardware sled from Ahead
  • Pair of Thomas Lang signature drum sticks from Vic Firth
  • 6-month tuition to the Thomas Lang School of Drums
  • Plus full tuition to The Big Drum Bonanza

This is how you enter the contest:

  • Visit the Muso Entertainment Soundcloud link and download the mp3 of the Big Drum Bonanza theme song.
  • Film yourself playing along to the song.
  • The video must be filmed with one camera – no editing
  • Sound must be of good quality
  • You may introduce yourself at the beginning of the video, but please don’t exceed 10-15 seconds
  • No profanity or any other content that would violate YouTube's copyright policies or terms of service
  • You can copy what Thomas plays in the video – or just do your own thing. You must be playing on either an acoustic kit, or electronic kit. No practice pads, please.
  • Submit the video via video reply at the Muso Entertainment YouTube channel

For a complete list of rules and information please vist bigdrumbonanza.com.

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