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Daniel de los Reyes~Bringing His Passion for Mentoring to Kids & Young Adults

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Photo courtesy of Daniel de los Reyes and SR.

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 STIHL power tools and equipment has been supporting percussionist Daniel de los Reyes on his journey to open a music development and education center that will focus on percussions and rhythms from around the world.

To read more about Daniel’s day camp, DayGLOW Music, please visit

http://www.stihlusablog.com/2014/08/daniel-de-los-reyes-keeping-beat-with.html?m=1

Be sure to also visit Daniel de los Reyes’s Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/DanieldelosReyesMusic

 

 

 

 

 

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Daniel de los Reyes “Percussionist Of The Year” 2013 & 2014!

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Photo Courtesy of Daniel de los Reyes & DRUM! Magazine

Congratulations to the De Los Reyes Family!

https://www.facebook.com/DanieldelosReyesMusic

http://www.drummagazine.com/features/post/de-los-reyes-tops-drummies-percussion-field

A message from Daniel de los Reyes:

I am super-excited to share this with you and very, very humbled by the honor that you have bestowed on me with your votes. Thank you! Thank you for your faith and support. I look forward to the coming weeks as I share more details of this incredible announcement:

 

Daniel de los Reyes reigns supreme as DRUM! Magazine‘s Percussionist of the Year! But, that’s not all. The votes were cast and Danny doubled up with a second win in the Rock/Pop/Hip-Hop Percussionist category.

As if this wasn’t amazing news on its own, it is with pride that Danny shares these DRUM! Magazine honors with his beloved father, Walfredo Reyes, Sr. who took home the title of Percussion Clinician of the year. It’s all in the family!

Keep your eyes peeled for more info in the September 2014 issue of DRUM! Magazine, available on newsstands on August 5!

Congrats to ALL of the outstanding drummers and percussionists who were a part of the annual #DrummieAwards.

 

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Zac Brown Band Great American Road Trip Tour 2014 Is Underway!

Zac Brown Band’s Great American Road Trip Tour is underway! Have you seen them in concert yet?

They put on one hell of a show.

Check out when the Zac Brown Band will be in your area: http://www.zacbrownband.com/shows.html

Video by KathyChicago/Alpine Valley, WI-June 8th 2013

Check out Zac Brown Band percussionist Daniel de los Reyes’s view from his percussion set up during a concert: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=534102823362869  and while you’re there give Daniel’s page https://www.facebook.com/DanieldelosReyesMusic  a “LIKE”. Danny shares updates and responds to messages on his page.

Here is another video from a recent Zac Brown Band Concert as they perform “Day Of The Dead”. It’s performed in Skeleton outfits and masks.

Check out Daniel de los Reyes from his percussion set up!

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=537495046356980&set=vb.228201130619708&type=2&theater

 

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Yanni Visits the Gagarin Training Center in Star City, outside of Moscow.

Yanni is welcomed at the Gagarin Training Center in Star City, outside of Moscow.

The home of the Russian Federal Space Program, Roscosmos. The training gateway to the International Space Station.

Photo One:

Yanni  With Cosmonaut Gennady Padalka (Russia) and Astronaut Scott Kelly (USA) about to enter the Soyuz Space Module

Photo Two:

Ready for a small trip around the world with Astronaut Scott Kelly (USA)

Photo Three:

With extraordinary Astronauts and Instructors Peggy Whitson (USA) and Sunita “Suni” Williams (USA), in Star City.

Photo Four:

In the company of greatness.

Cosmonaut Gennady Padalka (Russia), Astronaut Scott Kelly (USA), Yanni, and Cosmonaut Salizhan Sharipov (Russia).

Photo Five:

Inside the MIR Space Station with my great instructor and now good friend Cosmonaut Salizhan Sharipov (Russia).

 

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Photos courtesy of Yanni Management

 

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Yanni’s World Tour 2014 Continues, New PBS Special, New Album, Behind The Scenes!

Yanni’s World Tour has been a big hit and audiences have been loving his concerts.

Yanni is touring Europe right now and in August will begin touring North America.

Please visit http://www.Yanni.com/Tour to see when Yanni will be performing in your city.

Yanni recently released a new album Inspirato which is receiving rave reviews and has been listed on Billboard’s Charts as #1 in the New Age category.

Coming soon to PBS, Yanni: World Without Borders Special will be airing.

Here is a sneak peek:

Please check  http://www.pbs.org/tv_schedules/ to find the PBS station in your area and schedule information. If the special is not listed contact your local PBS station and ask them to air Yanni: World Without Borders.

The DVD (compatible with DVD players globally) will be available to the general public in September.

Yanni World Without Borders DVD

Plus see the behind the scenes (load in & load out) of the Yanni Concert in Chennai & Bangalore, India.

Video by: J DAVIS PROSOUND AND LIGHTING

 

 

 

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Yanni on Ana Maria Braga’s Top Rated TV Show Mais Voce in Brazil!

Video courtesy of Yanni Management

 

Check out the video of Yanni with Ana Maria Braga on her TV Show, Mais Voce. Yanni appeared on Ana’s show which is one of the most top rated shows in Brazil.

Yanni talks about his current concert tour, shares with us a special Greek recipe which I have listed below.

Be sure to visit the tour schedule and see when Yanni will be coming to your city.

http://www.Yanni.com/Tour

Meatballs Appetizer Felitsa (Yanni’s mom)

Courtesy of Yanni

Ingredients

450 g lean ground beef
2 eggs
2 teaspoons (tsp) minced garlic
¼ cup of chopped onion
1 ½ tbsp (tablespoons) fresh mint, chopped
1 ½ teaspoon (tsp) oregano
1 teaspoon (tsp) kosher salt (or sea)
1 spoon of red wine vinegar
4 loaves of wholemeal sandwich, shelled into small slices
Vegetable oil for frying

Method of preparation

In a large bowl mix together 450g of ground beef with 2 eggs, 2 teaspoons (tsp) minced garlic, ¼ cup of chopped onion, 1 ½ tbsp (tablespoons) fresh mint, chopped 1 ½ teaspoon (tsp ) oregano, 1 teaspoon (tsp) kosher salt, 1 spoon of red wine vinegar. *Reserve

Soak the bread in warm water until soft. Then squeeze bread to remove excess water, and squeeze it to turn into a smooth paste. With your hands mix the bread to meat and *reserved spiced up, until all ingredients are well incorporated and the bread is no longer visible.

With hands make balls of an inch and fry with a little oil until brown. Serve at once.

 

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2014 Drummies! Artist Awards!

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Many of you know Grammy Award Winning  Percussionist Daniel de los Reyes from Yanni’s Tribute Tour & the Tribute DVD and performing with many “A” listed music artists. Danny is know a member of the Zac Brown Band. Check out the video below!

2014 Drummies! Artist Awards!

Danny is up for Percussionist of the Year & Rock/Pop/Hip-Hop Percussionist of the Year presented by DRUM! Magazine! Danny was awarded 2013 Percussionist of the Year, so let’s get him another win this year.

Danny’s father, Walfredo Reyes Sr is up for Percussion Clinician of the Year.

Such a talented family of musicians and music history!

Lets get Danny & his father, Walfredo Reyes Sr a “WIN” in their respected categories! You can place your vote at: http://www.drummagazine.com/drummies/vote

Voting ends 4/30.

You can also use your various email addresses to vote!

 

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