• Drum Set and Percussion Setups from Musical Theater and More

Something Rotten - Broadway - Sean Ritenauer

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Sean Ritenauer's percussion setup for the 2015-2017 original Broadway production of Something Rotten at the St James Theatre.

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Something Rotten - Broadway - Perry Cavari

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Perry Cavari's drum set setup for the 2015-2017 original Broadway production of Something Rotten at the St James Theatre.

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Nice Work If You Can Get it - Broadway - Eric Poland

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Eric Poland's vintage drum set setup for Nice Work If You Can Get It from the Broadway production at the Imperial Theatre in New York City.

"My goal was to get a sound closest to calf without having to deal with the upkeep and inconsistencies of natural heads.”

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Nice Work If You Can Get It - Broadway - Andy Blanco

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Andy Blanco's percussion setup from the Broadway production of Nice Work If You Can Get It at the Imperial Theatre.

"It worked out well to have the vibraphone and xylophone in this position because there is a lot of back and forth between the two."

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Newsies - Broadway - Paul Davis

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Paul Davis' setup for the Broadway production of Newsies at the Nederlander Theatre in New York City.

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Bandstand - Broadway - Adam Wolfe

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Adam Wolfe’s setup for the Broadway production of Bandstand at the Bernard B Jacobs Theatre in New York City.

“When the onstage drummer is playing, I’m either tacet or playing percussion.”

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Groundhog Day - Broadway - Howard Joines

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Howard Joines’ setup from the 2017 Broadway production of Groundhog Day at the August Wilson Theatre in New York City.

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The King and I - Broadway - Dan Haskins

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Dan Haskins' percussion set up for Lincoln Center Theater’s production of The King and I, winner of the 2015 Tony Award for Best Musical Revival.

"This was the largest orchestra running on Broadway at 29 players, and also the largest cast at 51 actors/dancers. The drum-set and percussion parts were all played by one person."

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Lion King - Broadway - Carter McLean

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Carter McLean's drum set setup for the Broadway production of Lion King currently running at the Minskoff Theatre.

"The best part of this show is all the styles you get to play. It has an African/Pop core and then branches off to Rock, Latin, R&B Ballads, and Big Drum breaks."

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The Light in the Piazza - Broadway - Billy Miller

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Billy Miller's setup for the Broadway production of The Light in the Piazza at the Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center.

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Wicked - Broadway - Matt Vander Ende

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Matt Vander Ende's drum set setup from the currently running Broadway production of Wicked at the Gershwin Theatre.

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Wicked - Broadway - Andy Jones

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Andy Jones' percussion setup from the currently running Broadway production of Wicked at the Gershwin Theatre.

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Chaplin - Broadway - Shannon Ford

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Shannon Ford's setup for the Broadway production of Chaplin The Musical.

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Miss Saigon - Broadway - Chihiro Shibayama

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Chihiro Shibayama's percussion setup for the 2017-2018 Broadway revival of Miss Saigon at the Broadway Theatre.

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Miss Saigon - Broadway - Ray Marchica

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Ray Marchica's drum set setup for the 2017-2018 Broadway revival of Miss Saigon at the Broadway Theatre.

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Hello Dolly - Broadway - Andy Blanco

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Andy Blanco’s percussion setup for the Broadway production of Hello Dolly at the Shubert Theatre.

“Other than a few sections with some very fast instrument switches, the book is straight ahead and a lot of fun to play.”

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Fiddler On The Roof - Broadway - Billy Miller

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Billy Miller’s setup for the 2004-2006 Broadway revival of Fiddler On The Roof.

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Cats - Broadway - Dave Roth

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Dave Roth’s percussion setup for the 2016-2017 Broadway revival of Cats at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Cats - Broadway - Bill Lanham

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Bill Lanham’s drum set setup for the 2016-2017 Broadway revival of Cats at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Big Fish - Broadway - Perry Cavari

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Perry Cavari's drum set setup for the Broadway production of Big Fish at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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An American in Paris - Broadway - Andy Blanco

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Andy Blanco’s percussion setup for the Broadway production of An American in Paris at The Palace Theatre in New York City.

“An unexpected addition to a fairly standard set up of instruments is the set of tuned cowbells (almglocken).”

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Finding Neverland - Broadway - Joe Choroszewski

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Joe Choroszewski’s drum set setup for the Broadway production of Finding Neverland at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.
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Dave Roth - Finding Neverland

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Dave Roth’s percussion setup for the Broadway production of Finding Neverland at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.

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Mamma Mia - Broadway - David Nyberg

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David Nyberg's percussion setup for the Broadway production of Mamma Mia at the Broadhurst Theatre in New York City.

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Aladdin - Broadway - John Redsecker

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John Redsecker’s drum set setup for the Broadway production of Aladdin at the New Amsterdam Theatre in New York City.

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Cabaret - Broadway - Eric Poland

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Fiddler On The Roof - Broadway - Kory Grossman

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Kory Grossman's combined book set up for the 2015-2016 Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof at the Broadway Theatre.

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Joe Mowatt - Allegiance

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Matilda - Broadway - Howard Joines

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Howard Joines’ setup from the 2013-2017 Broadway production of Matilda at the Shubert Theater in New York City. Read more...

Dave Roth - Evita - Buenos Aires Live

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Live performance of Dave Roth playing the percussion book for Buenos Aires from the last Broadway revival of Evita at the Marquis Theatre in New York City.

Cinderella - Broadway - Bill Hayes

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Joe Bonadio - The Last Ship

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Aladdin - Broadway - Mike Englander

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Mike Englander’s setup for the Broadway production of Aladdin at the New Amsterdam Theatre in New York City.Read more...

Charlie Descarfino - On The Town

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Benny Koonyevsky - The Bridges Of Madison County

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Trey Files - The Last Ship

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Sammy Merendino - Kinky Boots

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Big Fish - Session - Billy Miller

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Larry Lelli - Side Show Recording Session

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Side Show - Broadway - Billy Miller

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Erik Charlston - A Gentlemen's Guide to Love and Murder

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Billy Miller - Side Show Recording Session

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Ray Marchica - Mamma Mia

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Bill Lanham - Evita

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Sean McDaniel - The Book of Mormon

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Peter and the Starcatcher - Broadway - Deane Prouty

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Deane Prouty's setup for the 2012-2013 Broadway production of Peter and the Starcatcher at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

“95% of what I am doing is foley work - sound effects timed with action on the stage.”

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Larry Lelli - Side Show

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On the 20th Century - Broadway - Eric Borghi

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Eric's Borghi's setup for the 2015 Broadway revival of On the Twentieth Century at the American Airlines Theatre in New York City.
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The Addams Family - Broadway - Billy Miller

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Billy Miller’s percussion setup for the Broadway production of The Addams Family at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in New York City. Read more...

Rich Rosenzweig - On The Town

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Damien Bassman - If/Then

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Motown The Musical - Broadway - Gary Seligson

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Motown The Musical - Broadway - Buddy Williams

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Buddy William's drum set setup for the Broadway production of Motown the Musical.Read more...

Motown The Musical - Broadway - Roger Squitero

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Roger Squitero's hand drum setup for the Broadway production of Motown The Musical.Read more...

Jared Schonig - Pippin

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Pippin - Broadway - Sean Ritenauer

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Cinderella - Broadway - Rich Rosenzweig

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Big Fish - Broadway - Billy Miller

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Billy Miller's percussion setup for the Broadway production of Big Fish at the Neil Simon Theatre.Read more...

Billy Miller - Scandalous The Musical

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Annie - Broadway - Joe Nero

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Joe Nero’s Percusion setup from the Broadway revival of Annie at the Palace Theatre.Read more...

Annie - Broadway - Eric Poland

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Eric Poland's drum set setup from the Broadway revival of Annie at the Palace Theatre.Read more...

Evita - Broadway - Dave Roth

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Dave Roth's percussion setup for the revival of Evita on Broadway at the Marquis Theatre.Read more...

LoveMusik - Broadway - Billy Miller

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