Emmanuelle is appearing at the show in association with Sonor drums, Evans Heads and Vic Firth sticks.
Emmanuelle Caplette made her drumming debut at the age of 9 when she first joined a local drum and bugle corps, from where she went on to perform on snare drum with many different drum corps throughout her native Quebec. During these years she won many awards including first place at the ‘Provincial Individuals’ championship in Quebec for four consecutive years in a row!
In 2001 she began studying at Drummondville College and participated at the “Cégep En Spectacle” where she won the prestigious award of “L’OFQJ” (Office Franco Québécois Pour La Jeunesse) with her duo Drummologue, with who in 2002 she went on to open the Montreal Drum Festival. In 2003 she was chosen to represent Drummondville College in ‘A Rising Star’ contest, again at the Montreal Drumfest.
Big Opportunities Started For Emmanuelle in 2007 as she got the opportunity to play on various TV shows (Jutras Awards, Just For Laugh Festival, Broco Show, Belle Et Bum…) and head out on tour with several pop artists in Quebec.
In recent years she has appeared at several major drum festivals including the HLAG Drum Festival in Los Angeles, the Montreal Drumfest and The Winnipeg DrumTalk Festival as well as at the Frankfurt Musikmesse in Germany, La Rioja in Spain, Drum Ladies Fest in Italy, Switzerland Drum Festival and The Bag Show in France. She has also led numerous workshops throughout Canada and Europe, as well as touring extensively with artists including Andy Summers and Stephane Rousseau.