Steve Stockmal wrote the book on drumstick spinning... Literally. Steve, of course, is the respected author and father of the best-selling book Drumstick Spinology, the can’t-miss guide to drumstick spinning and elevated showmanship. Steve has also authored a variety of other invaluable instructional guides, is a renowned instructor, and has put together an impressive and unique performance career over the last quarter-century.
An honor graduate of The Percussion Institute of Technology in Hollywood, CA, Stockmal is universally heralded as one of the world’s true drumstick spinning masters. Throughout his career, Steve has also gained recognition for playing a diverse variety of musical styles, playing jazz clubs, society gigs, theater performances, international tours, 10,000 seat stadium rock concerts, television and radio spots, and more. He’s toured with popular bands from LA to Japan and back, has worked as an orchestral percussionist with Sierra Winds, has rocked for the US troops in Greenland, and even spent seven years living and touring in Greece. Steve currently maintains a rigorous schedule of clinics, performing, publishing, and teaching music in Santa Barbara, CA. To purchase Drumstick Spinology, now available as a two-disc DVD and book download, CLICK HERE. For more about Steve Stockmal, be sure to visit www.drstix.com.