Young Drummer of the Year 2022

We are very happy to announce that there is going to be a 2022 Young drummer of the year competition. This will be our 20th year !

Entries for the 2022 competition will open on 1st October 2021. Since we missed last year’s event we are going to allow entries for ages 17 and under (instead of 16 and under). You must still be 17 (on 1st Feb 2022 to enter.

Keep your eyes on this space for further information in the next few weeks!

Simple steps to enter Young drummer of the year

  1. Perform a 2 minute solo (NO MUSIC) and put it either on YouTube or Facebook (this can be a public or private account) and add the hash tag #YDOTY22
  2. Copy and paste entry link AND fill in the entry form and email to
  3. Read through all the competition rules
  4. Make sure the entry form has been signed by a parent/guardian
  5. Please email proof of birth date (either passport or birth certificate)