Introduction to Drums

Beginner - No previous learning is required, however a passion for drums is essential!

This course provides an introduction to the drum kit, its role in music and the basic technical skills needed to play songs. On this course your tutor will guide you through the fundamentals of theory, technique and concepts, making reference to contemporary music examples.

By completing this course, you will:

  • Be able to setup and adjust the drum kit
  • Develop the skills to play basic drum rudiments
  • Play a steady drum beat and keep good time
  • Be able to embellish a groove with improvised fills around the kit
  • Be able to perform competently as part of a band 

Course length: 
6 Weeks

Available start dates: 
• Tuesday  10th April 2018

Sessions are held on Tuesday evenings between 7 pm and 9 pm at our campus in Kilburn.

£199 (includes student materials pack, supporting audio and course tuition)

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Key facts

  • Duration: 6 weeks
  • Location: Kilburn, London
  • Start Date: 10th April 18
  • Day/Time: Tuesday evenings 7- 9pm
  • Cost: £199 (includes student materials pack, supporting audio and course tuition)


Drums: Level 1

Ability Level: Beginner - no previous experience is required.


If you need help, or further advice, at any time during the application process just contact our Admissions team who will be happy to assist you. 

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020 7328 0222

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