CHANGING THE GAME
HOW ONE AMBITIOUS PERCUSSIONIST REVOLUTIONISED THE DRUM WORLD
Posted: 5 September 2018
Sometimes if you want things done properly you have to do it yourself and in 1958 that’s exactly what British percussionist Alan Sharp decided to do. Disappointed by the quality of percussion available to him, Alan began assembling his own instruments, sourcing all the component parts himself. Orders for his percussion came flooding in from students and contemporaries alike and in 1965 Natal Percussion Company was formed.