VIC FIRTH ARTIST
Emmanuelle Caplette Made Her Debut At The Age Of 9 Years Old When Joining A Local Drum And Bugle Corps. For Eight Years She Played Snare With Different Corps From Quebec. It Is During These Years That She Won Many Awards Including First Place At The Provincial Individuals Championship In Quebec, Four Consecutive Years In A Row! Upon Her Entry At Drummondville College, She Studied Drums In Pop/Jazz Style With Camil Bélisle
In 2001 She Studied At Drummondville College And Participated At The "Cégep En Spectacle". She Won The Prestigious Award Of L'OFQJ ( Office Franco Québécois Pour La Jeunesse) With Her Duo Drummologue, And In 2002, They Opened The Montreal Drum Festival.
In 2003 She Was Chosen To Represent Drummondville College In A Rising Star Contest At The Montreal Drumfest. Following Her College Diploma She Decided To Continue Her Studies At The University Of Montreal In Pop/Jazz Interpretation With Paul Brochu. At The End Of Her First Year At The University Emmanuelle Was Hired By The Troop Cavalia (For The American Tour) Which Was Composed By Michel Cusson.
Some Big Opportunities Started For Emmanuelle In 2007 With The Realization Of Her Objectives, She Got The Opportunity To Play Drums On Some TV-Shows (Jutras Awards, Just For Laugh Festival, Broco Show, Belle Et Bum...) And Go On Different Tours, With Several Pop Artists In Quebec.
MONTREAL DRUMFEST 2009
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|Emmanuelle's stick of choice:|
Jojo Mayer (SJM)
Jojo's stick is a 5A style stick‚ but with thicker and shorter dimensions. Designed to offer a big sound and feel without a lot of weight.
L = 15 21/64" | Dia. = .577" [enlarge photo]
More about Emmanuelle...
In Recent Years, She Has Appeared At Several Major Drum Festivals Including The Cape Breton International Drum Festival, The Montreal DrumFest, The Winnipeg DrumTalk Festival, As Well As The Frankfurt Musikmesse In Germany, La Rioja In Spain, Drum Ladies Fest in Italy, TamTam Festival And The Bag Show In France And Has Led Workshops In Canada And Europe.
Since May 2013, Emmanuelle Joined Andy Summers, Formerly Of The Police, In His New Band "Circa Zero".
Emmanuelle Is A Freelance Musician and She's Always Ready To Play Music All Around The World! Stay Tuned For Her Next Projects!!!
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