"Yamaha drums are the most versatile drums available today. Combine that with their exceptional quality, and your looking at a serious musical investment."
A teacher at the Drum Shop Academy in Perth, Ben is a drummer with a career on the rise. He currently drums with the West Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra (WAYJO), and is also a member of original hip-hop group AtomicA and soul/R&B band The Natasha Mousuff Band.
In 2007 Ben won the hotly contested Australia's Ultimate Drummer's Competition held in Melbourne. Selected by a host of premier judges including Sonny Emory, Dom Famularo and Marco Minnemann, this prestigious award has given Ben immediate respect and fame amongst the drumming community.
In the years since its introduction, the Yamaha Maple Custom Series has become a standard by wich other drums are evaluated, Crafted of all-maple shells, the Maple Custom offers a sound that harkens to the rich and robust tones of collectible vintage drums, but with contemporary attack, projection, and consistent timbre from to drum to drum. The Maple Custom is now acknowledged as a classic of modern times.Other Colours Available