Rock | Jazz | Funk

If you aspire to be a wizard of rhythm you have come to the right place. A lesson or two from the best drummer in the country will make you feel like a star. Anyone with average aptitude for the instrument can master it at NSR. If you have been blowing your own trumpet, you can also beat your own drums. Complete beginners can start playing straight away. No previous knowledge or experience necessary. Classes are held individually and the duration is one hour. If you have some experience then we can start from where you left off your studies and fill any gaps in your knowledge.

Course Outline
Holding the sticks correctly.

Basic techniques for both hands and feet.

Basic Rock grooves (rhythms)

Fills- which are breaks in basic rhythm where you got to show off what you can do!!

How to play along a song using a suitable rhythm.

Learn contemporary and classic songs

Learn to read drum music and charts (compulsory).

Drum rudiments and basic practice techniques that you can use between lessons.

Exploring different styles of music ( Rock, Jazz, Funk)

Term-end exams (Trinity and Rockschool)