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Vater teams up with The Rhythm Cats!
Vater teams up with The Rhythm Cats!

13 May 2008 — The Rhythm Cats are the Charlotte Bobcats’ drum team ensemble and premiere entertainment squad! The Rhythm Cats are in their 4th full season with a 14 drummer team ranging from all talents and backgrounds. The Rhythm Cats are …

Vater Percussion is pleased to welcome Jazz Legend Chico Hamilton to their Artist Family
Vater Percussion is pleased to welcome Jazz Legend Chico Hamilton to their Artist Family

15 April 2008 — Legendary jazz drummer and bandleader Chico Hamilton, born September 21st, 1921 in Los Angeles, had a fast track musical education in a band with his schoolmates Charles Mingus, Illinois Jacquet, Ernie Royal, Dexter Gordon, …

Vater is pleased to welcome Legendary Jazz Drummer, Composer and Educator Charli Persip to the Artist Family!
Vater is pleased to welcome Legendary Jazz Drummer, Composer and Educator Charli Persip to the Artist Family!

28 February 2008 — Charli Persip’s forty-plus year musical mission includes distinguished residencies with the Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra and for the late, great, legendary Billy Eckstine during his the prominent years of 1966-1973. Charli’s …

Vater Introduces New Products
Vater Introduces New Products

13 February 2008 — Sugar Maple Super Jazz A Maple version of Vater’s popular Super Jazz model for a lighter feel. Jazz Style grip, under a 5A, with a little extra length and long taper. L 16 ¼” D 555”L 41.28 cm D 1.41 cm …

Vater Percussion featured in Rock Band Video Game
Vater Percussion featured in Rock Band Video Game

19 November 2007 — Vater Percussion is featured in the new Rock Band game created by Harmonix, developers of the blockbuster Guitar Hero franchise. Rock Band is an all-new platform for gamers to experience music, giving players the chance t …

Legendary jazz drummer Jimmy Cobb Joins Vater Artist Family and Starts Designing "Player’s Design" Model!
Legendary jazz drummer Jimmy Cobb Joins Vater Artist Family and Starts Designing "Player’s Design" Model!

6 November 2007 — Jimmy Cobb, born on January 20, 1929, is a superb, mostly self-taught musician, Jimmy is the elder statesman of all of the incredible Miles Davis bands. Jimmy’s inspirational work with Miles, John Coltrane, Cannonball Adde …

New Vater Product Guide Released
New Vater Product Guide Released

30 October 2007 — Vater Percussion has just released a brand new 40 page Product Guide, the largest in the company’s history. The Product Guide includes complete product info and photos for every Vater product from drumsticks and brushes to …

Vater Limited Edition Stewart Copeland Standard Drumstick
Vater Limited Edition Stewart Copeland Standard Drumstick

29 May 2007 - To celebrate The Police’s 30th Anniversary Reunion Tour, Vater is proud to release the Limited Edition-2007 Stewart Copeland Standard model. Same in physical design to the top selling Stewart Copeland Standard, the Limited Edi …

Vater Percussion To Lead Global Education Initiative With D.A.D. Program
Vater Percussion To Lead Global Education Initiative With D.A.D. Program

14 March 2007 — Vater Percussion, the world’s leading manufacturer of high quality drumsticks and drum accessories, has named Award Winning Drum Virtuoso/Author/Clinician Pat Gesualdo, as Special Education Program Director. Gesualdo will be …

Vater Introduces New Sticks, Stick Whip & Workout Pad [ Winter NAMM 2007 ]
Vater Introduces New Sticks, Stick Whip & Workout Pad [ Winter NAMM 2007 ]

11 January 2007 Morgan Rose’s Whiplash-Player’s Design Model D. .650” L. 16 ¼”D. 1.7 cm L. 41.3 cmList Price: $13.99 Designed by Sevendust drummer, Morgan Rose, his new design is just over a 2B in the …

Vater Percussion is pleased to welcome Derek Roddy to the family of Artists.
Vater Percussion is pleased to welcome Derek Roddy to the family of Artists.

14 November 2006 — Some drummers focus on speed, some on fills or solos. At the heart of a true musician there is: a drive to better oneself, the will to control your playing and eagerness to explore and sometimes expand the boundaries in m …

New Vater Artist Signings
New Vater Artist Signings

14 August 2006 — New Vater Artists Include: Dustin Hengst (Damone), Nikki Glaspie (Beyonce), Paul Crosby (Saliva), Barry Alexander (Jonny Lang), Bob Ferarri (The Pink Spiders), Graham Broad (Roger Waters), Matt Lechevalier (My Ruin), Pat P …

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