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January 2017 News at Chops

Demo Gear/Clearance Items – January Update

Demo Gear at Chops Percusssion

The new year brings a fresh new update to our demo gear/clearance list, with items from PASIC, Midwest and year-end clearance. Head on over to the demo page to see what’s been added.

View the entire list on our website.


Percussion Performances & Clinics at IMEA 2017

Percussion Performances & Clinics at IMEA 2017

If you’re attending the IMEA conference this week, here’s a list of performances and clinics with percussion interest you should check out. This year, there will be a special “Percussion Focus Day” on Saturday of the conference! There is an option to purchase a one-day Saturday pass for those that might want to take advantage of this, but cannot make the previous two days.

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My First Drum Set

My First Drum Set article

We share this blog post at this time each year. Christmas is a popular time for kids to get their first kit, so it seemed appropriate to share this again. myfirstdrumset.com is a great resource for those just getting started in the world of drumming.

Read the entire article on our blog.

December 2016 News At Chops

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Chops manned the Pearl Percussion booth this year at PASIC, and also brought some things back from the Yamaha booth. Because of that we have some great deals that we can pass on to you.

There are plenty of items available on the list! Take a look and let us know if there are any items in which you are interested. Lots of great Christmas gifts on here too!

View the 2016 PASIC list on our website.

November 2016 News at Chops

PASIC 2016 Pre-Sale List

Pasic Sale List for 2016

Chops will be manning the Pearl booth this year at PASIC. Because of that we’ve scored some great deals that we can pass on to you. Check out this list and let us know if there’s anything you’d like to grab before the booth opens on Thursday.

View the entire list on our website.


Why You Should Attend PASIC 2016

Audition Alert! – Indiana All-State Percussion Ensemble

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join us for #PASIC16!

The Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) is taking place this week in Indianapolis. Here are some great reasons on why you should be there. Guest post on the blog by Justin Ramirez of the Percussive Arts Society.

Read more on our blog.

October 2016 News at Chops

Demo Gear/Clearance Items – September Updates


Demo Gear at Chops Percusssion

October brings a fresh update to our demo gear/clearance list. Head on over to the demo page to see what’s been added.

View the entire list.


Audition Alert! – Indiana All-State Percussion Ensemble


Audition Alert! – Indiana All-State Percussion Ensemble

 

Directors – We want to make sure you’re aware of this great opportunity for your most outstanding young percussionists. The experience of being involved in the All-State Percussion Ensemble is very rewarding in itself, but also comes with the added bonus of working with world-class performer, educator and featured guest, Casey Cangelosi.

Read more.


It’s All In The Bag


It’s All In The Bag

Today we’re going to cover the different options available for stick and mallet packs. There are great options for starting a young percussionist, as well as expanded packs for the intermediate student. These sticks and mallets should last for many years and can be used at every level (beginner, intermediate, high school and college).

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September 2016 News at Chops

Demo Gear/Clearance Items – September Updates


Demo Gear at Chops Percusssion

September brings a couple of new items to the list, as well as a couple of items with lower prices. There are some fantastic deals on this list. Make sure you check it out ASAP. First-come, first-served!

View the entire list on our website.


Marching Season Is Here


ISSMA Marching Season

 

Fall is here and it’s already week 2 of marching season! Head on over to indianamarching.com to see results from last week and to pick out which show you’re going to see this week!

 


College Marching Band Preview


College Marching Preview

If you are a fan of the marching arts, it’s hard to beat Indiana. Between drum corps during the summer, marching band in the fall, and winter guard and percussion during the winter and spring, there’s rarely a break between marching seasons. However, it’s easy to forget that there are many great college marching bands in the state. Read more >>

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Product Spotlight & Special Offer: Lalo Quick Mount Practice Pad and Mount


Lalo Rehearsal Pad Special

Designed in collaboration with Pearl Artist and acclaimed percussionist Lalo Davila, the Lalo Quick Mount Rehearsal Pad provides a convenient way to stay productive during a slow rehearsal or just to keep your hands warm.

Follow the link to watch Lalo explain why he came up with the idea and take advantage of our special offer!


Remo Price Increase Coming Soon – Order Now For Best Pricing


Remo Price Increase

Remo has announced a price increase that will be effective on October 1st. Place your orders prior to that date to receive the best pricing on Remo drum heads.

Contact us via phone or email if you’re interested in these savings.