Pat has been at the forefront of drum education for over 30 years. He has performed hundreds of clinics and master classes around the globe, appearing at many drum shops, music schools, and international drum festivals.  A clinic with Pat will focus on:

NOTE: ALL Drum Shop clinics MUST be approved by the companies that Pat endorses, Ludwig, Zildjian, Promark, Evans. Contact your local representative as well as Pat to receive more detailed information and booking.





Once a year, Pat runs his NYC Drum Camp.

A 5 Day Drum Intensive, learning from Pat, meeting other NYC pro drummers, and playing in a rhythm section.

This event will take place in the heart of New York City, at Ultrasound Rehearsal Studio.

Whether you’re a novice or a more experienced player, the Pat's NYC Drum Camp will improve every aspect of your playing.

PLUS, you will have the opportunity to jam with and learn from a professional New York rhythm section, and learn from guest artists that Pat brings to meet the campers.

BUT WAIT, there's more!!

Pat will take you BEHIND THE SCENES of the music industry in New York City, with EXCLUSIVE ACCESS to:

 For more price details, and to get on the waiting list for the next NYC Drum Camp, RSVP Here.


Pat teaches select students at his studio in Central New Jersey.  Students should be ready to go to the next level in every way, from technique, to reading, to styles, grooves, and musicality.  Weekly, committed, students are welcome to audition for Pat to become a part of his studio.  Also, if you are in the New York City area and would like to do a "one off" lesson, Pat can accommodate you as well. Please follow the link above to email Pat about studying privately.

Email Pat to schedule a clinic at your Drum Shop, Festival, University, or PAS Event!

Click here to email Pat Petrillo