Drum, Drumming and Percussion Lessons & Resources
Although we do not provide drum lessons ourselves, we do have
some links to other sites where you can access drum lessons, or
obtain really good, resources and information which will help you
to develop and grow in your drumming.
The resources on this page should increase rapidly as new materials and sites become available.
Free Music Staff Paper to Download
Download your own free music staff paper (PDF Format). You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader for this. If you don't have a copy you can download a copy (free) from the music staff download page. Click Here
Railroad Media DVDs, Workbook, CD Packages
Canadian-based Railroad Media provide some of the
best, most comprehensive training and teaching products on the market
to help you develop your skills as a drummer.
Professional drummers have put together unique training materials which really help to answer the basic question of 'How can I do that?' DVDs show split-screen, close-up, slow-motion details of how to achieve the techniques and each package contains at least one workbook. Some come with play-along DVDs and/or CD so you can apply what you've learnt.
These are not just an excuse for well-known drummers to show off their awesome technique: they are bona-fide instructional videos made by professional drummers with a passion to help you learn.
Use the following links to access the product web sites.
First, put your mind at rest and watch a short presentation on how to order products and their 90 day risk-free, money back guarantee (this example uses the Rock Drumming System).
PLAYING THE DRUMS:
Drumming System - Total package
for all abilities, 20 DVDs, 15 play-along CDs,5 workbooks
Rock Drumming System - 5 DVDs and 4 workbooks; play along sessions; beginner to advanced.
Jazz Drumming System - 2DVDs, workbook, play-along DVD & CD from Beginner to advanced
Latin Drumming System - 2DVDs, workbook, play-along DVD/CD covering all styles
SPECIFIC TECHNIQUES, RUDIMENTS ETC:
Bass Drum Secrets - Achieving extra speed and precision
using single and double pedal
Drum Rudiment System - 6 DVDs, 3 Books on mastering the 40 drum rudiments ... and your kit!
Moeller Method Secrets - 2 DVDs showing how to create much greater stick speed and control
One Handed Drum Roll - Simple technique for generating incredible speed with just one stick
PLAY-ALONG TUTORS & PRACTICE:
Drum Play-Along System - 6 Play along DVDs + book covering rock styles, pop, jazz & Latin
DRUM KIT TUNING:
Drum Tuning System - Great sounding drums for all styles and situations from professionals
HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR GEAR:
Drum Gear Buyers Guide - Professional musicians help you pick & choose all your drum gear
SOUND ENGINEERING & TECHNIQUES:
Church Sound Secrets - How to achieve the best for your musicians and your church
They even do ...
Piano Lessons - 6 DVDs, 2 play-along CDs, 2 books help you learn to play any song by ear
A new site for drummers, designed
to cut out agency fees and link drum learners straight to drum
teachers. This is a free resource (both for teachers to
register and for prospective drum students to use). The site
is independent of commercial sponsorship (i.e., No Ads!) so there
is no preferential treatment for those who pay most.
The site will continue to evolve and grow as new resources and pages are added.
To find out how Drum Lessons can help you, visit their web site today.
World-renowned, multi-percussionist Pete Lockett is one of the most versatile percussionists currently in the UK, having immersed himself in percussion and drums from every part of the globe. Pete has worked in virtually every field of music conceivable, both live and in the studio (pop, rock, free jazz, classical avant garde, traditional Carnatic, Hindustani music of North and South India, traditional Japanese taiko drumming, straight blues, funk ... and more!).
Pete's site is packed with FREE lessons on a wide range of instruments. Includes free MP3 and video downloads so that you can see/hear what you are supposed to be achieving. Visit his excellent web site to find out more.
Pete Lockett web site
This is a GREAT site! Search thousands of the
best drums sites on the net using their vertical search engine
for quick and easy access to drum-related information.
Competitions, drums and percussion forums, lessons,
transcriptions, mp3, audio, video information, classifieds,
photos and drumtalk. Find out more:
Britchops Drum Tuition
The Britchops Foundation Drum Course is a
new interactive MIDI e-Book drum course in Adobe PDF format,
providing all the information you need to begin learning today's
popular drumming styles such as Pop, Rock and Britpop/Indie in
the comfort of your own home. Drum charts by top UK and US bands
plus an extensive MIDI file library in GM/GS/XG format, Digital
Imaging, Professional Drum Score Notation and extensive Tutor
Notes. Find out more at www.britchops.co.uk
A wonderful site for learning all those things you wanted to know about rhythms and drumming. This site includes some great interactive video tutors, with free samples included. More than just another site offering the same old same... includes a great online, interactive percussion magazine. DrumRhythms.com is for the serious percussionist or drummer who wants to move forward in their playing. Check them out using the following link:
Have you ever wondered how to get the best sound
out of your drums. Well, this site is dedicated to just that!
Martin Ranscombe writes, 'The new 'streamline' version reflects
the main focus of my activities these days, which have certainly
gathered pace over the last year! Having been fortunate enough to
gain the support of Mapex, Aquarian and Protection Racket, I am
now realising my dream of presenting clinics on the art of drum
tuning.' Check out Martin's site, Drum Guru, for more information ... 'Bringing
out the best in your drums':
Drum lessons at Plug Studios with Greg
Morgan. Greg is a qualified professional drum and
percussion tutor, & also plays in local bands. Lessons
to suit all tastes and styles. All abilities and ages are welcome.
Prices start at just £12 for 30 minutes
(30 minute and 60 minute lessons available).
For further details & to book lessons contact Greg on 07799 054628
Recording & Rehearsal Studios also available.
Contact Plug Studios
City Trading Estate
Tel: 01603 618808 / 07946 649859
The Old Fishmarket
Tel: 01603 219337 / 07946 649859
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