Encouraging players to get off the sidelines and “Get Back in the Game,” Hit Like A Girl has announced that its revamped and rescheduled Marching Percussion Contest will open for entries on October 1. The contest is open to female snare drummers in the under 18 and 18-plus age divisions with solo and cover videos accepted through October 19.
HLAG 2020 Marching Percussion contest judges feature leading artists and educators such as Sandi Rennick, Julie Davila, Raychel Taylor, and Mark Perrett, plus former Hit Like A Girl Champions AJ Kostromina and Jamese Moses. Among this year’s prizes are marching snare drums from Ludwig and Pearl along with Firth, Vater, and Innovative Percussion drumsticks and Remo drumheads. Scholarships and educational material from Girls March and GridBook as well as exclusive performance opportunities will also be awarded to the champions and winners when they are named in November.
Hit Like A Girl is a celebration of female drummers, percussionists, and beatmakers. Now in its 10th year, the Hit Like A Girl Contest has had more than 5,000 participants from 50 countries and has reached nearly 100 million online impressions.
To learn more and enter, visit www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com.