Gorden Campbell & Yamaha Drums Clinic Tour

BUENA PARK, Calif. (June 14, 2024)Longtime Yamaha Drums artist Gorden Campbell is an admired producer, educator, and multi-instrumentalist whose versatility has brought him into the studio and onto the stage with some of the biggest names in pop, jazz, R&B, gospel, and country music.

See and hear Gorden perform in-person this June at his northeast US clinic tour with Yamaha!

Clinic Tour Dates

Date Venue Location Additionl Info
June 26, 2024 Alto Music Wappingers Falls, NY Website
June 29, 2024
(with special guest Jay Williams)
Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Wheaton, MD Website

About Gorden Campbell

As long as Gorden Campbell remembers, he's been playing drums. Born in New Haven, Conn. And raised in Newburgh, New York, Gorden began playing drums at the age of 5 in his grandfather's church. He started taking formal lessons in elementary school and continued thru college (Howard University) earning a bachelor's degree in music with a major in Jazz studies. During those informative years, Gorden was able to perform in various marching bands, gospel choirs, orchestras, percussion ensembles and jazz ensembles while still playing in church where he also started playing the organ.
In 1993, Gorden went on his first worldwide tour with a group called Shai. In 1994, Gorden moved to Los Angeles. Since the move to L.A., Gorden has been blessed to have worked with some of the entertainment industry's top artist and entertainers. He has worked with a wide variety of artists including Earth, Wind & Fire, George Duke, Herbie Hancock, Stanley Clark, Mary J. Blige & Jessica Simpson to name a few. He is currently the musical director for Def Jam artist Ne-Yo. Gorden recently worked on the smash hit movie "Dreamgirls" soundtrack. He can also be heard on such movies as, "Be Cool" and "Love Chronicles." When Gorden is not touring he does various sessions, T.V. shows and he also produces everything from jazz to hip-hop to gospel.

Watch Gorden’s Review Of The Yamaha Stage Custom Birch Steel Snare

Gorden Campbell Interview

Gorden Campbell Performance