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Klark Kent | The Police | the Police | Police
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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I am a crusader, educating musicians who have the depth of talent for large-scale enterprises. I encourage them. It's really a lot of fun. It's magnificent when you hear the orchestra pump it out. Learning to score a chart is easier than learning French. There are fewer words and, being musicians, the people I'm talking about already have that covered.
Copeland's father, Miles Copeland, was a trumpeter in Glenn Miller
's Air Force Band, and later became a founding agent in the CIA.
Plays drums utilizing the traditional grip, where the right hand uses an overhand grip of one drumstick, while the left hand uses an underhand grip of the other stick. This is a rarity among rock drummers, almost all of whom use match grip, or an overhand grip on both sticks.