It’s true: The one and only Chip Ritter is here, and that’s a pretty big deal. The world’s premier trick drummer, Chip believes that drumming is both a musical and visual experience, making him an important endorsement for Hiptrix, to say the least. Chip is an accomplished and world-famous drummer, author, and instructor, as well as a clinician, songwriter, and entertainer. His jaw-dropping stick tricks and vaudevillian approach to performing are the stuff of drum legend, and his mastery of showmanship has earned him the praise and respect of the some of the most influential players in the entire entertainment world.
Chip’s official wood drumsticks of choice are Pro-Mark, but we’re thrilled to say he frequently throws his Hiptrix into the mix when the lights go down. Well-known for his fun, positive spirit, Chip has toured and taught all over the world, always giving back, and always leaving the crowd amazed. His best-selling Stick Tricks has become one of Mel Bay Publications most successful drum instruction DVDs, and his instructional videos are the trick-drumming standard. Chip continues to perform and record with various acts, including Chip Ritter’s little Big Band, and he endorses Trick Drums, Paiste Cymbals, Aquarian Drumheads, Prentice Pads, Phatfoot, and more. Don’t miss Chip Ritter’s official website, www.chipritter.com. To purchase the highly-recommended Stick Tricks DVD, CLICK HERE.