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Status Quo visit for primary schools

By Alison Burkinshaw, Royston Reporter Thursday 20th March 2014
Pd49736-3 Jeff Rich

FORMER Status Quo drummer, Jeff Rich has been visiting primary schools in Barnsley.


He visited Shafton and Meadstead for a drumming workshop where students were told about the history of the drum, how it works, and then were invited to get up and play along with the legendary drummer.

Jeff Rich said: "I've visited more than 6,000 schools since I started doing the workshops years ago.

"Inspiring children and getting them interested in music is my main motivation.

"I've been in Barnsley all week and met some lovely kids."