Antwon Owens charm radiates from behind his drum set, and he
is great at making every member of the audience feel like he
is playing just for them.
-Erin Merelli, Jazzreview.com (Music That Moves)
Willing to teach:Advanced students only.
Mr. Owens has taught elementary, middle and high school
concert bands, jazz big bands and combos in many different
instrumentation settings. Stylistic playing of an ensemble,
intonation and how to interact musically as an ensemble behind
Please contact to set up a time to work with your group!
Gretsch, Pearl, Yamaha or Mapex 4-Piece Drum Kit. Or Head
Drums (Colorado based drum maker-Steve Meyer, GREAT
DRUMS!!!) 4-Piece Hickory Drum Kit w/wooden Hoops.
8 or 9 x 12 Tom, 16 or 14 x 14 Tom Floor w/Leg, 16 x 18 or
20 Bass, 5 or 6 x 14- 8 or 10-Lug Wooden Snare, Single Tom
DW 9500 Hi-Hat Stand w/Clutch, DW 5000AX Bass Drum Pedal. 3
DW Cymbal Boom Stands 9700L, DW Snare Drum Stands 9300
Remo Coated Ambassador Drumheads or Remo FyberSkyn
I have an eclectic group of cymbals to play on. A 22' VERY
thin ride that my best friend gave to me as a gift and it is
my favorite cymbal to this day. (I think he just found the
cymbal in his garage). A 20' Pearl ride with 3 rivets evenly
spaced around the cymbal. 21' Sabian AA Series Dry Ride
Cymbal w/ six rivets placed right across form each other.
10' Garage Sale Toy splash.
TOYS: 1984 Fisher Price Toy Bell set and Various toy noise
makers from the GoodWill and garage sales used wisely in all
Vater, 8A Hand Selected Hickory 16" x .555" Drum Sticks
Vater, T-7 Classical Legato Timpani Mallets
Regal Tip Classic Brushes, black rubber covered
Vic Firth M-1 Mallets
Vic Firth RUTES