STUDY, PLAY AND LIVE with Some of the World’s Top Performing Artists

If you haven’t participated in a KoSA event, our annual workshop is the mother of all immersions. This year, we celebrate the 15th anniversary of the world renown KoSA International Percussion Workshop, Drum Camp and Festival. The multi-day event will be held from July 27th through August 1st on the Green campus of Castleton State College, in Vermont, USA.


As a KoSA participant, you’ll be very busy. Each day features intensive hands on classes, one-on-one instructional sessions, rhythm section labs, multi-player jam sessions, various percussion and world music ensembles, illuminating master classes, nightly concerts and the opportunity to perform live, receive individual coaching, and get the full picture of the music industry with technology and music business classes. Private instruction can also be arranged.

  • Multiple Classes in Drumset (jazz, rock, metal, playing uncommon time signatures)
  • Classical Percussion (orchestral percussion and techniques)
  • Mallets (jazz and classical)
  • Marching Percussion and Drumline
  • Cuban Drumset & Percussion Themes
  • Afro-Colombian Rhythms
  • Brazilian Percussion Techniques
  • African Drumming Styles and Practices
  • Frame Drumming Essentials
  • Steel Drum Instruction and Ensemble
  • Percussion Track for Music Teachers and Band Directors
  • Electronic Percussion Instruction and Techniques
  • Video Conferencing Classes…with surprise online guests
Why You Should Attend?

KoSA’s International Percussion Workshop, Drum Camp and Festival is a one of a kind event, and each year is completely unique. Check out the archival photos at KoSA participants leave with something they keep forever. It’s more than instruction, more than the intimate hands on coaching; it is about taking you to the next level of performance and education, regardless of your age and level. In hundreds of cases, the experience has been life changing. We are extremely proud of our 15 year track record, and invite you to be part of this unique experience. Join us at KoSA’s Anniversary International Percussion Workshop, Drum Camp and Festival.