Hit Like a Girl Contest

Open for entries on March 1, 2019

The 2019 Hit Like a Girl Contest

Hit Like A Girl 2019 is the eighth annual global drumming contest for female percussionists. Its purpose is to spotlight female drummers/percussionists and encourage drumming and lifelong musicianship for girls and women, regardless of age or playing level. The event is produced by Hit Like A Girl Contest and our activities are made possible by the generous support of companies in the music products industry.

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Hit Like A Girl® Celebrates “Industry Icons”.

The new “Industry Icons” page on the www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com website features drummers and percussionists who are currently drum industry managers and executives. Representing a variety of companies and a variety of roles, the page includes Sarah Hagan (Director of Artist Relations, Zildjian and First Vice-President, PAS), Juels Thomas (Education & Events Manager, DW), Stacey Montgomery-Clark (Vice-President […]

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Hit Like A Girl® Teams Up With Sabian Education Network.

To encourage submissions throughout the 6-weeks of the 2019 Hit Like A Girl contest entry period, there will be six mini-contests— one per week. These weekly contests will be judged exclusively by a panel of top drummer/educators who are members of the Sabian Educator Network (SEN). All HLAG contestants are eligible to complete in the weekly contests […]

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Introducing Power Pack Preview™

Beginning January 1, 2019, Hit Like A Girl will launch Power Pack Preview™— a optional program that is aimed at helping players develop their drumming and video production skills. Power Pack Preview expands the functionality of HLAG’s popular “Power Pack” educational goody-bag and answers the requests of many previous contestants for feedback from qualified teachers. […]

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