HERE'S TO ALL THE
GAME-CHANGING MOMENTS

HERE'S TO ALL THE
GAME-CHANGING MOMENTS

Dave Calarco
The Day I Was Asked to Show Roy Haynes How to Play the Part.

Sitting in the studio control room and watching his idol Roy Haynes was a dream come true for drummer Dave Calarco. Little did Dave know, saxophonist Nick Brignola would ask him to sit in for Roy on one of the tracks!


Thanks for Sharing YOUR Game-Changing Moments!

Thank You for Sharing YOUR
Game-Changing Moments!

In celebration of Vic Firth Company's 50th anniversary, we've spent an entire year celebrating Game-Changing Moments in drumming -- including yours! To everyone who shared a story with us this year, thank you! Drumming is a shared experience and we are all brothers and sisters! Your stories have inspired us to continue making the best sticks possible and to continue changing the game for drummers everywhere.

Congratulations

We received thousands of amazing stories this year. Although it was difficult to choose only one story, we're happy to announce that Joe Russomano is our grand prize winner in the Game-Changing Moments contest!

Read Joe's Story