If you're looking for motivational drum lessons and willing to learn and improve, please get in touch! I look forward to hearing from you.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
- Tell me about your qualifications.
BTEC - Popular Music
Jazz Drum Kit - Trinity College of Music
Bsc Hons - Audio Technology
- How much do you charge?
£15 - half an hour
£25 - full hour
- Where do you teach?
I teach from my drum studio in Bournemouth. This is a purpose built, acoustically treated space that has room for two kits to be set up and allows us to make as much noise as we wish.
- When are you available?
I am normally available during weekdays and weekends. Please contact me to discuss a suitable time for you.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I can teach from beginner to advanced. Starting age varies and is dependant on the child's ability to concentrate, as well as their ability to reach the drums. I expect a student to really want to learn and improve! Please contact me to discuss this if you are unsure.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
If the grading route is desired, I have experience of teaching through the Rock school grades to grade 8.
- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I can teach via Skype if desired.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
Practice daily and don't be overwhelmed by what you don't know. Practice in focussed, manageable chunks to see quick improvement. Most of all, enjoy playing! not only drums but music!
- What kind of experience do you have?
I've been drumming for over twenty years and private teaching for 10 years. In between teaching, I keep a busy recording and gigging schedule. I run a project studio from home and have a keen interest, not only in drumming, but recording also.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Where and with whom did you train?
I have been lucky enough to learn from some wonderful teachers to date, these include: Private lessons from Paul Brodie, Dave Cutler, Asaf Sirkis and Billy Martin. As well as Dave Wickens and Martin France during my time studying at Trinity College of Music.
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