Kelli Rae Tubbs

December 3, 2016 -- Clinic attendees learn key performance skills no matter their age or their previous exposure to performing music or playing drums.   Students are encouraged to preregister to reserve a spot.  Owning a cajon or drum set is not a requirement.  Just sign up and have fun!

   The Drum Loft, 601 Taft Street Northeast, Minneapolis, MN

July 7, 2017 - "The Rich History of Women Drummers" presentation at the National Women's Music Festival

     Middleton, WI. 
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Past Events

July 29, 2017 - Appearance with "The Whistlin' Dixies"  at the Vintage Band Festival - 3 pm


     Bridge Square Park, Northfield, MN.
     See the entire line-up from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at www.VintageBandFestival.org

March 19, 2018 - Demonstration of Silent Film Sound Effects - 7 pm
     Lecture Hall, Chisago Area High School, Lindstrom, MN.  (FREE event!)

November 10, 2017 - Daniel Glass presents "Sound Off!  A Re-Creation of 'Trap Drumming' from the

     Silent Film Era with Denny Brown, Kelli Rae Tubbs, and Nicholas White.   2 p.m.  (Ballroom 105) 

     Percussive Arts Society International Convention

     Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN.
     For more information and tickets, visit www.PAS.org

June 21, 2018 - Clinic:  Early Jazz Techniques

    Fieldston Percussion Camp - Fieldston School, Bronx, NY.  To register your child, visit:

    www.ecfs.org/program/summer-programs

May 23, 2017 - In Concert:  "The Whislin' Dixies" with the Chisago Lakes High School Jazz Ensemble
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May 20, 2017 - Panel discussion with moderator Daniel Glass and Dr. Matt Brennan
     Chicago Drum Show, Odeum Center, Villa Park, IL.  For more information and tickets,

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May 12, 2017 - Presentation and demonstration in the early traditional jazz style.

    Community Center, Lindstrom, MN.  (FREE event)


May 11, 2017 - Early American drumming presentation and demonstration in the double

     drumming and ragtime drumming styles.
     Community Center, Lindstrom, MN.  (FREE event)

July 20-22, 2018 - "Takin' a Sentimental Journey," a music revue of the Great American Songbook hits

     from the 1940s.  St. Bonaventure, 901 East 90th Street, Bloomington, MN.
          Friday and Saturday, 7 pm.  Sunday, 2 pm.
    Click HERE to purchase tickets.

Join Kelli Rae Tubbs at clinics, performances, and presentations in Minnesota, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana in the coming months.  For more information use the "Contact" page or call 651-964-4663.


November 19, 2016 -- Lori Gordon Powell shares her true story about a dream in which her mother comes back, inspiring this uplifting story of hope.

  Marine Town Hall, Marine-on-St. Croix, MN

November 1, 2017 through January 6, 2018 - A holiday spectacular that should NOT be missed!

  Smoky Mountain Opry, Pigeon Forge, TN

July 23 to August 3, 2018 - Guest Instructor at the Girls Rock 'n' Roll Retreat
          Minneapolis, MN.
     For more information and to register your 8 - 18 year old girl, visit:  www.sherocksherock.org

May 9, 2017 - Clinic | A Drummer's Experience in Early Jazz

     Chisago Lakes High School, Lindstrom, MN

July 22, 2018 - House drummer for the Famous Dave's Blues Jam hosted by Moses Oakland, 7p-10p.   

    Famous Dave's BBQ Uptown, 3001 Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN.

upcoming Events

October 21, 2017 -- Lori Gordon Powell shares her true story about a dream in which her mother comes back, inspiring this uplifting story of hope.

  Zephyr Depot Theatre, Stillwater, MN

July 24 to August 4, 2017 - Guest Instructor at the Girls Rock 'n' Roll Retreat
     Eden Prairie, MN.
     For more information and to register your 8 - 18 year old girl, visit:  www.sherocksherock.org

April 25, 2018 - Early Trap Drumming Demonstration - 7 pm
     East Central Regional Library - Chisago Lakes Branch, Chisago City, MN.  (FREE event!)

May 30, 2017 - Clinic | World Percussion. 

     Chisago Lakes High School, Lindstrom, MN.