Nicolas Bastos, professional drummer at DAGOBA, L’ESPRIT DU CLAN (2005/2016), DEEP IN HATE (+ session for Aborted, Betraying the Martyrs, T.A.N.K …)
Graduated from the Drumtech School in London, elected best school in Europe.
Professional experiences: + 1000 concerts and 20 countries traveled. + 15 years of teaching. – Experience masterclass (Bagshow, Bastos drum show …) – Demonstrator for Yamaha / Paiste. – “TEACHER OF THE YEAR” by the famous “BATTERIE MAGAZINE” in 2012. – Scenic coach and Jury for the national final of the Emergenza springboard.
My pedagogy is playful and effective. It focuses on 130 essential points that will allow you to evolve on your own! PROGRAM: – The position / the scenic approach / the relaxation on the instrument (sophrological approach) – The battery adjustment, the work on positioning, the different outfits of chopsticks – All styles of music will be studied (Blues / Latin / Drum ‘n’ Bass / Electro / Jazz / Reggae / R’N’B / Pop / Rock / Hard / Extreme Metal …) – All techniques / concepts / reading (if desired) and fingerings in battery … – All affected to optimize your skills and avoid physical pain(wrists, back, tendinitis …) – All the codified rudiments up to the different forms of improvisation – I also play rhythmic music theory with the instrument – Works on independence and coordination through fun exercises – The game in double pedal or double bass drum !! (Touchable / endurance speed / speed / pedal settings / balance …) – The game in play-back (from your playlists, possibilities to make DRUM COVERS for youtube and social networks) … – Carreer plan and advice – Possibility of ‘Sponsorship’ at the end of the program for possible partnerships with brands and the press – DRUM LESSONS BY SKYPE OR ON TOUR NOW ! My contact for any further questions or informations:
Graduated from the prestigious Drumtech drums school in London from which he graduated in 2003. He is the current drummer of the Dagoba group. In the past he accompanied the groups L’Esprit du Clan in which he participates in four albums and Deep in Hate. He has participated in recording or stage sessions for T.A.N.K, Aborted and Betraying the Martyrs as well as for Universal Music. Bastos is a Yamaha artist for whom he regularly conducts masterclasses, independent Professor for 15 years from young beginners to professionals (including Raphael Mercier Mass Hysteria, Jordi ETHS group or Elder drummer Crow, Leslie … through the variety artists such as Lucas Goudart of Louis Delort). Finally, thanks to the help of the team of the Salle L’Empreinte Savigny-le-Temple, he creates his own drumming show (the Bastos Drum Show) that allows him to highlight drummers emerging in first part.It is regularly brought to coach in residence various artists of any horizon Finally it also intervenes for the MAI of Nancy
They trusted me: – Jury for the national final of the springboard EMERGENZA in Paris (Bataclan and l’Alhambra in 2017). – PRANK (coaching live / opening Deep Purple) – 80 Blast ( coaching live / Mjc de Limours) – Sms Crew (coaching live / Mjc 91) – Nemost ( coaching live / Studio Planet Live)
They trusted the studio:
– T.A.N.K – B.I.P. – BETRAYING THE MARTYRS – L’ESPRIT DU CLAN – DEEP IN HATE – DAGOBA …
If you want feedbacks come to me to present your set list. You are welcome in my home studio \m/