WELCOME TO THE 2021 HIT LIKE A GIRL MARCHING PERCUSSION FESTIVAL!

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Calling all female and gender-expansive drum corps, indoor and outdoor drumline drummers and percussionists! Participate in the Hit Like A Girl "On The Line" Marching Percussion Festival by posting your videos and photos on your social pages from October 25 through November 7 and tagging #hlagontheline.

Field, pit, individual, ensemble, high school, college, etc... we're inviting every player, organization and company in the world. Our goal is to showcase current players and encourage more woman and girls to join them.

View highlighted content @hitlikeagirlcontest on Facebook and Instagram and thanks to the many great drummers, companies, organizations and brands that are supporting this new, online event.

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Congratulations to the Champions, Winners and Special Award recipients of Hit Like A Girl X.
Special thanks and appreciation to our judges, sponsors, spokespeople, ambassadors, junior ambassadors, interns, staff and directors.

Drumset <13 Winners

Champion

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FORGOT YOUR DETAILS?

Hi! I’m Yu Chiao from Taiwan.
This year is the 10th anniversary of “Hit like a girl contest”, and it is also my third time to participate,and this time the work is still a solo way to express my music,

Taiwan
118 Votes

FORGOT YOUR DETAILS?

When I was 4 years old, I was fascinated by the sound of Ding Ding Dong from the drum room as if it had magic power. Since then, I fell in love with this giant toy. In the process of

China
0 Votes

Hello, my name is En-Chia Hsu, I come from Taiwan, next month I will be nine years old. I belong to the aboriginal tribe of Paiwan, the place which I live near beautiful mountains and river, my father often teaches

R.O.C
455 Votes

Hi, my name is Ana Renata Garcia Olaeta, I am 10 years old, I’m from Oaxaca city, Mexico, a place full of culture and traditions, I study in elementary school, I have been playing drums for a year, I think

Mexico
2166 Votes

Drumset 13-17 Winners

Champion

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Won Yamaha future star national finals cross group junior group champion, children’s group runner up. In 2018 Shanghai National Youth percussion music competition, won the third place of jazz drum in youth group. The third runner up of electric jazz

China
0 Votes

Hi, Everyone. This is Rinay Prasad from Chennai, India. Nice to be back as a contestant for the second time. The track I am playing is Mia Kayleigh “Awakening” played by her Band “The Yangheart Project”. I chose this song

INDIA
70 Votes

This is not a drum cover. It is a playthrough of the drum track I composed for the original recording.

My name is Giovanna. My nickname is GGDrummer. I’ve been playing drums since I was 9 years old. Currently I

Brazil
28 Votes

I am Reese Gieder and I am 14 years old. I love music and started music lessons when I was 6. I played
guitar and bass and loved both. Then, when I was 10, I was introduced to the drums

US
1317 Votes

Drumset 18-39 Winners

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My name is Wiktoria Bialic. I’m from Poland and I’m 21 years old. My adventure with music has began with a musical school which I attended for 12 years.I played on: marimba, vibraphone, timpani. Nobody taught me how to play

Poland
26 Votes

I am a drummer, multi-instrumentalist and producer from the city of Medellín (Colombia).
Since I was seven years old, and thanks to my family, I approached drums with passion and discipline from the very first moment.
I have worked on

Colombia
21 Votes

While some develop talent, others are simply born gifted. Jaleacia, a young, fresh, electrifying 19 year old musician prone to be observed by the world, is proving herself to belong with the stars. Born and raised in Montgomery, Alabama, a

United States
4 Votes

My name is Julissa Fano, and I am a musician from Lima, Peru. When I was 13, I decided that I wanted to be a musician and spend my life doing what I love; playing drums. I am currently 3

Perú
4644 Votes

Drumset 40+ Winners

Champion

1st Runner-Up

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Karen Newell has been playing and teaching drums and other percussion for most of her life. In addition to teaching marching drum lines and private lessons she is known for her creative approach to music which includes making and playing

USA
207 Votes

I was born in Yamagata, Japan.
I started playing the piano from age six.
In university, I was in the collage of music.
I encountered the drums then.
After graduating from university,
I majored in drums at the YAMAHA Music

Japan
103 Votes

Aisha Ellis is a Detroit native that began playing the drums at the age 13 years old after being influenced and inspired after seeing Sheila E. and Prince perform together the year before. She joined the band at her junior

United States
38 Votes

I’m an instructor of twenty five years. I have countless students and also too many contributions to our education system. After years of teaching in a specific circle of subjects, the energy and desire of difference in me started to

TURKEY
1612 Votes

Beatmaking <18 Winners

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Heyo! My name is Skylar and I am a sophomore at Shadow Mountain High School. I have been making music electronically since 7th grade when I joined the North Valley Arts Academy. That same year I joined Winter Guard Arizona

203 Votes

Tahlia Gabrielle has many musical achievements like being the 2019 HLAG <18 Marching Champion, being chosen as a WA State Ambassador of Music, and mentoring under multi-Grammy winning sound engineers. Through her self-produced music and sincere lyrics, Tahlia strives to

14 Votes

I don’t actually remember when I first got into music, it was just always there. In fact, many of my relatives were great musicians but I didn’t grow up around it which makes me think it was just hardwired in

25 Votes

Heyo! My name is Skylar and I am a sophomore at Shadow Mountain High School. I have been making music electronically since 7th grade when I joined the North Valley Arts Academy. That same year I joined Winter Guard Arizona

203 Votes

Beatmaking 18+ Winners

Champion

1st Runner-Up

2nd Runner-Up

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Las Vegas based music producer Monro has opened for electronic music producers such as Tokimonsta and Mr. Carmack. Her track ’94 was released as part of a compilation of other female music producers on the album 100% Her in 2020

1 Votes

The track you are about to listen to is a creation that invites to one’s discovery and connection with oneself. This production challenges and invites us to deal with our own insecurities and our anxiety in the midst of confinement.

206 Votes

This is the first time I’m releasing a song that I did everything on myself! Dreamin’ Tonight was written, performed, produced, and mixed by Vicki Maldonado. This summer vibe song has 80’s throwback drums and is about fantasizing about that

64 Votes

My name is Mariela Quezada and I live in Lima, Peru.

I studied music at the UPC university in Peru. However, I started studying music production in mid-2018 through YouTube. I was inclined to make urban music like reggaeton or

394 Votes

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Champions And Winners of HLAG China 2021 Are Announced.

Hit Like A Girl and 9Beats are pleased to announce the completion of another highly successful year for the female drumming contest in China. This year, the 25 top drummers in China were chosen from nearly 700 entries representing 90 cities and generating 20,000 votes and 1.2 million video views.
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