Phillip Stanger

Phillip Stanger began playing drums at an early age and took lessons from the famed percussionist, Roy Knapp. Phil remembers with great joy the first time he walked into Frank’s Drum Shop in Chicago. Years later he would teach out of the world-renowned percussion store and over the years got to know the owners, managers and fellow teachers. As a passionate musician, Phil has also become an expert of several instruments which he collects, including cowbells. 

Interview Date:
July 11, 2009
Date of Birth:
March 29, 1933
Deceased Date:
November 15, 2015
Job Title:
Drum Teacher
Frank's Drum Shop

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