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“If you need a snare tone that allows you to communicate the subtlety of every ghost note and the huge fat back of every back beat, then you best buy yourself a Canopus Back Beat Snare Wire 30 or 42 for your favorite snare drum!” – Mark Schulman
Drummer for P!NK // Author, Speaker, Clinician
The Official Mark Schulman Page

Canopus endorser Keita Ogawa of Snarky Puppy on the Yaiba Maple Snare! For more information on the Yaiba Snare please visit:

Modern Drummer Magazine took our Yaiba II Maple Snare for a test run in a range of tunings. Check it out in the video below and for more information on the Yaiba snare visit:

Canopus artist Brian Tichy recently gave a clinic at Lancaster High School, check out this cool write-up!

The latest Canopus dealer in the USA is Music Notes Academy in East Brunswick, NJ. Be sure to check them out for Canopus drums and accessories!

Check out Canopus artist Diego Joaquin Ramirez-Musician jamming out with Danny Janklow’s Elevation Band! Diego is playing the NeoVintage NV60-M1 snare drum.

Canopus artist Hong Gie Kim has released a new performance video. Check him out on the RFM Kit with a Zelkova snare!

“I’m so excited to be a member of the Canopus Drum family and playing the Neo Vintage M-1 kit is the pinnacle expression of my excitement! This kit provides me with a range of tuning capabilities which allow me to use the same kit in a number of musical situations. Everything, from Rock to Jazz, Funk to World Music, I can do it all on The New Vintage M-1.” – Jonathan Joseph

Check out a cool clip of Harvey Mason on Drumeo!

Very limited edition Yaiba Bop Kit in Burgundy Sparkle Fade! Only 5 kits made in this style and finish, contact your local Canopus dealer to order.

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Very limited edition Yaiba Bop Kit in Blue Sparkle Fade! Only 5 kits made in this style and finish, contact your local Canopus dealer to order.

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Canopus artist Martin Diller of Postmodern Jukebox

“When listening to Jonathan Barber, there’s an earful of innovative and thoughtful rhythmic execution that causes pause. Barber is technically well groomed, focused and a little fussy over what drum products will deliver the ‘right’ sonic landscapes from his drum set.” – Jazz Wise Magazine

Congratulations to Canopus artist Samuel Martinelli who recently made an appearance at the world famous Carnegie Hall!

For those in NYC, you can catch Samuel at his CD release party on May 25th. Details & Tickets here:

Canopus artist Keita Ogawa gives a fantastic demonstration of the Canopus Club Kit, check this out!

Another great performance video from Canopus artist Steve Langone!

Be on the look out for ‘Vision Ahead’ the debut release of Canopus artist Jonathan Barber. Available May 11th!

We would like to introduce you a Zelkova Limited Edition: Gunjyo! These drums are available on a made to order basis and will only be available throughout 2018. Contact your Canopus dealer to order.

Some groove sauce for your day, “Just Groove Me” cover by Canopus artist Shawn Kelley!