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Welcome to the new NickCostaMusic.com

Hello everyone! Welcome to the new and improved NickCostaMusic.com ! I hope you enjoy the new layout as much as I do, as this new site will help with the upcoming content I cannot wait to share with all of you. As for updates – I’ll be presenting at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA)...

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Displacing Paradiddles Lesson – Modern Drummer July 2020

Hi Everyone, I’m excited to announce that a lesson I wrote on displacing paradiddles is in the July 2020 issue of Modern Drummer Magazine! This lesson was created as a way to take something you’re familiar with (paradiddles) and use it to practice something new (displacement). This two part lesson starts as a great pad...

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Spring 2020 Update

Hi everyone, What an interesting time we are in. With the majority of the country practicing social distancing, we’re all learning to adapt to the new norm. Soon we will get through it, and hopefully be back to normal. I’ve had a few people reach out to me – whether they’re current or former students,...

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2020 Update, Endorsement Announcement, and more!

January 2020 update from Nick Costa, drummer and educator from Philadelphia, PA. Nick Proudly endorses Vic Firth Sticks, Ludwig Drums, Remo Heads, and Zildjian Cymbals.