Juan "Carlito" Mendoza

Juan has been featured in Pat Petrillo’s DVD Learning to Read Rhythms by Alfred Music, where he played all the musical examples as well as a featured drum solo. Finally, Juan Carlos competed at the 2012 Guitar Center Drum Off, where he beat over 5,000 drummers around the nation to become the 2012 Guitar Center Drum-Off Grand Champion. Juan currently runs a drum educational website, where he offers an array of pre-recorded video drum lessons on various topics ranging from technique, masterclasses, electronic programming and a multitude of different musical styles. He is currently working on various drum method books, social media content and studio projects. Juan “Carlito” Mendoza’s endorsements include: Pearl Drums, Meinl Cymbals, Remo Drumheads, Vic Firth Drumsticks and Mallets, Meinl Percussion and Drumdots. Visit his website: www.juancarlitomendoza.com