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Student of the Month

Luca Florida

Luca Florida

Luca, a 12 year-old, Hoboken-based drummer, has been playing for four years. Aside from living and breathing percussion, Luca enjoys Soccer, Basketball and Skateboarding. His lessons at the Drum Den began in 2009 and he’s shaping up to be a brilliant percussionist. Learn a little more about Luca’s influences and drumming style and be sure to check out his drum solo performance in the featured video below.

MUSICAL INFLUENCES

Favorite Song: “Jealous Again” by The Black Crows
Favorite Band: Queen
Favorite Drummer: Mitch Mitchell (Best known for his work in the Jimi Hendrix Experience).

DRUM EQUIPMENT PREFERENCE

Favorite Color Drum Set: Red
 
Favorite Drum Set Brand: Ludwig
Favorite Cymbal Brand: Sabian
Favorite Drum Stick: Vic Firth

WHY I PLAY THE DRUMS

“It allows you to improvise to any song. The drums are just really fun!”

DRUM DEN EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

Luca plays “Rolling in Rhythm” by Charles Wilcoxen. Luca dedicates this piece to Joe Morello.

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