Hit Like a Girl Contest

Open for entries on March 1, 2019

The 2019 Hit Like a Girl Contest

Hit Like A Girl 2019 is the eighth annual global drumming contest for female percussionists. Its purpose is to spotlight female drummers/percussionists and encourage drumming and lifelong musicianship for girls and women, regardless of age or playing level. The event is produced by Hit Like A Girl Contest and our activities are made possible by the generous support of companies in the music products industry.

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    HLAG 2019 Announces Regional Contests.

    In addition to being an international contest with entries expected from more than 50 countries around the world, Hit Like A Girl 2019 will also feature regional contests in China, Japan, Mexico and France. These HLAG programs help generate increased local promotion, awareness and media attention in countries that have already shown a large potential […]

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    HLAG 2019 Announces Scholarship and Performance Prizes.

    Here are just a few of the amazing scholarship and performance prizes that will be awarded to the winners of the 2019 Hit Like A Girl contest: • Berklee College Of Music — A full tuition* scholarship to the world-famous, “Aspire: Five-Week Music Performance Intensive” summer program. The winner of the Berklee award will be selected […]

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    Hit Like A Girl® Celebrates “Industry Icons”.

    The new “Industry Icons” page on the www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com website features drummers and percussionists who are currently drum industry managers and executives. Representing a variety of companies and a variety of roles, the page includes Sarah Hagan (Director of Artist Relations, Zildjian and First Vice-President, PAS), Juels Thomas (Education & Events Manager, DW), Stacey Montgomery-Clark (Vice-President […]

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