Santiago, Chile

August 6-11, 2007

The official splash page for the site

(featuring a nice shot of yours truly)

Click on the top photo to go directly to the Drumfest website

A nice shot from the Grand Finale concert at Back Stage!

We all jammed together and it really brought down the house..... a great time!


A rare bottle to celebrate the Grand Finale Performance!

Drumfest Organizer Alberto Agostini, Maxx, Rick and El Negro.


Horacio passes the sticks to "Funky Rick" for some fun......


Things get Funky!!!!!!!!


Kickin it up a notch...........


The calm before the storm..........


Horacio "El Negro" on timbales and Rick on drums with the band! Mucho Caliente!


Horacio, Manuel and Rick jammin with the band!


Maxx and Rick at a local Santiago Music Store with their favorite drum head.


Rick and the guys do a good Old American shot of Jack before they "SHRED"


Rick's performance with a stellar band of local Chilean musicians.........


My rental kit for my clinic at Santiago's Escuela Musica de Moderna!

"Never without my trusty "Rick Latham Crystal Ball" bass drum beater"



The capacity crowd at the school during Rick's clinic! WOW!


Site seeing is always great fun, especially with a bunch of drummers................


You can never have too much fun......this was a truly wonderful time.



It even snowed like crazy one night, for the first time in the city in 10 years.....It was cool in Chile!!!!!!


Mucho Gracias Mi Amigo Alberto Agostini and your wonderful family!