Sharing the recently discovered Gene Krupa drum collection, with the world.
Gene Krupa's Last Bass Drum
Gene Krupa's last bass drum with his signature hand painted GK crest insignia on the front drum head. This drum was used during his very last public performances, and shown here playing with Benny Goodman and Lionel Hampton at the famous Carnegie Hall concert in 1973, only months before Gene passed.
Each sale will be accompanied by a Certificate Of Authenticity, and all items sold will remain on mcaulaydrums.com as a source to show their provenance.
The 2 photos below, show the seam of the drum wrap matching the bass drum used at Gene's last public performance, playing here with Benny Goodman at the Carnegie Hall concert in 1973
Gene playing this bass drum at the 1973 Carnegie Hall concert
Original tom mount, and fiber bass drum case are included in the sale
For additional photographs and information about completing a sale, please contact Don McAulay.