FavouritesAdd to Wish List
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
from38.00GBP/ h

Drum kit tuition! Learn drums online from your own home

Learn drum kit from your home!

I am a London session based drummer and percussion and now teach online remotely from my studio to your home kit!

You don't need any special gear yourself - you don't even need a drum kit! We can work on coordination and timing through clapping and drum pad exercises.

Location

At teacher's location: Shoreditch High St Bethnal Green Road (Stop L), Shoreditch High Street, London E1 6AX, UK
At student's location: Around London, United Kingdom
Online via webcam

|
Use ⊞+wheel to zoom!
+

General info

Skills:
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

James grew up playing drums and percussion, culminating in performances with the Halle and National Youth Orchestras in venues such as the Royal Albert Hall and Royal Opera House. Now, as a an active London-based session player, recent engagements have included sets at Glastonbury Festival, the Barbican centre and the Tate Modern.

Bringing together this musicianship with his passion for health and wellbeing, James teaches drum kit, percussion and facilitates workshops for disadvantaged groups.

As a teacher he works on behalf of Music in Offices, Guildhall affiliated Drumworks and keeps a private practice of dedicated students. He is an open-minded, honest and hard-working individual seeking to continually improve the quality of creative music making as a tool for positivity.

Education

BA(hons) Music, The University of Nottingham.
Musicians Without Boarders leadership training 2020
Lifebeats leadership training 2019
Benny Greb Drum Camp 2019.

Experience / Qualifications

Grade 8 Percussion ABRSM.
BA(hons.) in Music University of Nottingham
Ten years experience as an instrumental tutor in London.

Ask a question

Send a message explaining your needs and James will reply soon:
The more detail, the better.
Ex. "Hi, when are you available to meet for a lesson?"

Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7  Monday at 7:00  Tuesday at 7:00  Wednesday at 7:00  Thursday at 7:00  Friday at 7:00  Saturday at 7:00  Sunday at 7:00
8  Monday at 8:00  Tuesday at 8:00  Wednesday at 8:00  Thursday at 8:00  Friday at 8:00  Saturday at 8:00  Sunday at 8:00
9  Monday at 9:00  Tuesday at 9:00  Wednesday at 9:00  Thursday at 9:00  Friday at 9:00  Saturday at 9:00  Sunday at 9:00
10  Monday at 10:00  Tuesday at 10:00  Wednesday at 10:00  Thursday at 10:00  Friday at 10:00  Saturday at 10:00  Sunday at 10:00
11  Monday at 11:00  Tuesday at 11:00  Wednesday at 11:00  Thursday at 11:00  Friday at 11:00  Saturday at 11:00  Sunday at 11:00
12  Monday at 12:00  Tuesday at 12:00  Wednesday at 12:00  Thursday at 12:00  Friday at 12:00  Saturday at 12:00  Sunday at 12:00
13  Monday at 13:00  Tuesday at 13:00  Wednesday at 13:00  Thursday at 13:00  Friday at 13:00  Saturday at 13:00  Sunday at 13:00
14  Monday at 14:00  Tuesday at 14:00  Wednesday at 14:00  Thursday at 14:00  Friday at 14:00  Saturday at 14:00  Sunday at 14:00
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00  Saturday at 15:00  Sunday at 15:00
16  Monday at 16:00  Tuesday at 16:00  Wednesday at 16:00  Thursday at 16:00  Friday at 16:00  Saturday at 16:00  Sunday at 16:00
17  Monday at 17:00  Tuesday at 17:00  Wednesday at 17:00  Thursday at 17:00  Friday at 17:00  Saturday at 17:00  Sunday at 17:00
18  Monday at 18:00  Tuesday at 18:00  Wednesday at 18:00  Thursday at 18:00  Friday at 18:00  Saturday at 18:00  Sunday at 18:00
19  Monday at 19:00  Tuesday at 19:00  Wednesday at 19:00  Thursday at 19:00  Friday at 19:00  Saturday at 19:00  Sunday at 19:00
20  Monday at 20:00  Tuesday at 20:00  Wednesday at 20:00  Thursday at 20:00  Friday at 20:00  Saturday at 20:00  Sunday at 20:00
21  Monday at 21:00  Tuesday at 21:00  Wednesday at 21:00  Thursday at 21:00  Friday at 21:00  Saturday at 21:00  Sunday at 21:00
22  Monday at 22:00  Tuesday at 22:00  Wednesday at 22:00  Thursday at 22:00  Friday at 22:00  Saturday at 22:00  Sunday at 22:00
23  Monday at 23:00  Tuesday at 23:00  Wednesday at 23:00  Thursday at 23:00  Friday at 23:00  Saturday at 23:00  Sunday at 23:00
from £38At teacher's location
from £38Online via webcam
from £43At student's home

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

Online reputation

  • Instructor since March 2020

Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7  Monday at 7:00  Tuesday at 7:00  Wednesday at 7:00  Thursday at 7:00  Friday at 7:00  Saturday at 7:00  Sunday at 7:00
8  Monday at 8:00  Tuesday at 8:00  Wednesday at 8:00  Thursday at 8:00  Friday at 8:00  Saturday at 8:00  Sunday at 8:00
9  Monday at 9:00  Tuesday at 9:00  Wednesday at 9:00  Thursday at 9:00  Friday at 9:00  Saturday at 9:00  Sunday at 9:00
10  Monday at 10:00  Tuesday at 10:00  Wednesday at 10:00  Thursday at 10:00  Friday at 10:00  Saturday at 10:00  Sunday at 10:00
11  Monday at 11:00  Tuesday at 11:00  Wednesday at 11:00  Thursday at 11:00  Friday at 11:00  Saturday at 11:00  Sunday at 11:00
12  Monday at 12:00  Tuesday at 12:00  Wednesday at 12:00  Thursday at 12:00  Friday at 12:00  Saturday at 12:00  Sunday at 12:00
13  Monday at 13:00  Tuesday at 13:00  Wednesday at 13:00  Thursday at 13:00  Friday at 13:00  Saturday at 13:00  Sunday at 13:00
14  Monday at 14:00  Tuesday at 14:00  Wednesday at 14:00  Thursday at 14:00  Friday at 14:00  Saturday at 14:00  Sunday at 14:00
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00  Saturday at 15:00  Sunday at 15:00
16  Monday at 16:00  Tuesday at 16:00  Wednesday at 16:00  Thursday at 16:00  Friday at 16:00  Saturday at 16:00  Sunday at 16:00
17  Monday at 17:00  Tuesday at 17:00  Wednesday at 17:00  Thursday at 17:00  Friday at 17:00  Saturday at 17:00  Sunday at 17:00
18  Monday at 18:00  Tuesday at 18:00  Wednesday at 18:00  Thursday at 18:00  Friday at 18:00  Saturday at 18:00  Sunday at 18:00
19  Monday at 19:00  Tuesday at 19:00  Wednesday at 19:00  Thursday at 19:00  Friday at 19:00  Saturday at 19:00  Sunday at 19:00
20  Monday at 20:00  Tuesday at 20:00  Wednesday at 20:00  Thursday at 20:00  Friday at 20:00  Saturday at 20:00  Sunday at 20:00
21  Monday at 21:00  Tuesday at 21:00  Wednesday at 21:00  Thursday at 21:00  Friday at 21:00  Saturday at 21:00  Sunday at 21:00
22  Monday at 22:00  Tuesday at 22:00  Wednesday at 22:00  Thursday at 22:00  Friday at 22:00  Saturday at 22:00  Sunday at 22:00
23  Monday at 23:00  Tuesday at 23:00  Wednesday at 23:00  Thursday at 23:00  Friday at 23:00  Saturday at 23:00  Sunday at 23:00
from £38At teacher's location
from £38Online via webcam
from £43At student's home

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

Share

You are here


Giorgos
I'm a professional classical guitarist, student at the Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussels, and i give guitar, theory and solfege lessons
Hello everyone I'm Giorgos and i teach classical guitar! I the past, the guitar was considered a very royal instrument and is still considered one of the most widely used instruments to accompany with. The repertoire and possibilities are huge, and i like to structure my lessons based on what you like to listen to and to play. I've been teaching for a long time and i'm very comfortable with it, and i enjoy seeing people get passionate about the instrument. It's a great hobby and a great calling to follow! Depending on your knowledge level, you will learn how to play chords, basic pieces, technique exercises and etudes to forward your technique, right hand technique and rasgueados (special spanish flamenco "fan" strumming), and also you'll learn how to correctly read a score, we'll talk about scales and music theory, so as to not only learn to play the pieces, but also hear music in a different way with deeper understanding. I teach at my place, at yours, or via Skype and Zoom! I'll be happy to meet you ^^

Mario
Violin for everyone! Repertoire provided. ABRSM/Trinity possible
:) Hello! I've studied at the Royal Conservatoire where I followed the “Master in education”. I teach at a studio in the city center or at your place if you wish. I can also do online lessons if you like the idea. Music making is guaranteed even online! You'll spare some money too as I will provide all the needed books and repertoire. You can play from your screen or even print at home the necessary sheets for the lesson rather than buying unnecessary extras. I graduated cum laude in my country and specialized in violin education here in Den Haag. I attended masterclasses and workshops with many celebrated musicians. As an orchestral violin player, I toured all over the world from Europe to China, and played with conductors such as Riccardo Muti, Wayne Marshall, John Axelrod, Pascal Rophè and many others. As a teacher, I have been teaching full-time from 2015 and got very good experience ever since. I have familiarity with all the most common syllabi such as Trinity, ABRSM or Suzuki. I like using technology but also new repertoire with different styles in my classes, I generally follow and develop my own pupil's musical interests. If you are a total beginner without any experience or an advanced musician, this class is suited for you! :)

Vera
Learn how to use your voice correctly and how to improve your natural voice. Stay at home and keep singing guys!)
Hey there, I am Vera, a singer, composer and a vocal coach, a member of NATS(National Association of Teachers of Singing, USA) if you also adore music and singing I would be glad to help you in developing your skills! I prepared students for entering the New York Film Academy to the program "Musical Theatre". Also, I prepared many recitals of my students and their bands in Ukraine, Poland, Canada, Israel, USA, Indonesia, Germany, etc..., recorded a few EP, have clips available on music channels, also perform their songs on the radio. Some of them have their own youtube channels and we are developing it choosing interesting songs for cover. Others write their own songs and have a contract with the music labels in the USA, and I always support these skills. Speaking of my personal achievements I can say that I am a singer and songwriter, I work in several styles- house, lounge, jazz, country, and pop, collaborate with musicians, sound engineers, and producers from many countries. I have experience of writing arrangements and working with professional musical programs such as Cubase, Nuendo, and others, also I worked a lot as a session vocalist in the many recording studios in Ukraine. So I can share my knowledge with you. My methods are directed to get the result as soon as it`s possible and also to develop your natural music skills. That`s why I use the most effective exercises in my work special for each student. Also, my methods are loyal so the student can sing his favorite songs at the lesson and enjoy it. See you at the lessons!

Anna
Flute ONLINE for everyone. Children to Adults. (English, Russian)
Online flute lessons for everyone. Thirteen years of teaching experience. Tailored method to work with adult and senior beginners. On-demand designed programs for amateurs of different levels, including music theory basics. POP- ROCK- JAZZ- flute

Daniel
Lessons of FINALE software (for typesetting music scores)
Hello! Do you want to learn FINALE software? It is a very useful software for typesetting music scores. I can teach you from the beginning. Or maybe you already know the basics but want to learn some advanced techniques. I would be very happy to teach you (in English or Spanish).

Pedro
Guitar lessons for students of all levels in the Lake Zurich area
The program will be tailored according to the student goals. (leisure, professional development) focusing on; basic knowledge of the guitar, basic chords and more advanced chords, scales and modes, theory and practice of improvisation, study of a repertoire, right hand technique (fingers or pick), music theory and rhythm. An understanding of what are the goals and interests of student, as well as their skills is the most effective way to pass on knowledge.

Tobias
Classical guitar for beginners / several years of guitar experience and for advanced players
20 year old student in Leuven who likes to help people get a lot of pleasure / support from playing the classical guitar. Just graduated after 11 years of conservatory classical guitar. 9 years basic diploma and 2 years specialization classical guitar. In addition, followed the following courses: music theory / music history / improvisation (this on electric guitar) / band coaching / ensemble playing / rock school ... Can impart the most on a technical level and in the field of interpretation on the classical guitar. In consultation with the student during the first lesson, we determine what we want to achieve by the end of the lesson / lesson series. A particular piece? A new interpretation for a particular piece, a particular genre in which you are looking for a piece and want to learn? Something that always goes wrong? technical help? .. To get more enjoyment out of playing the guitar!

Dagang
You will enjoy my violin Lesson & chamber music coaching, and that’s the promise!
Holds “Master of Music in Performance & Pedagogy”. More than 40 years teaching experiences both in China and U.S. More than 20 years as a symphony conductor both in China and U.S. Will teach all levels & prepare for school or area music competitions, as well as collage entrance auditions. Emphasize on balances of all learning aspects – basic solfege ear training & sight reading, left hand & right hand techniques as well as musical expressions. Adapt to your individual need & promote the maximum advancement. Emphasize on the enjoyment of music making.

Alex
Bass Guitar and beginner Guitar Lessons for all abilities!
Whether it is songs you want to learn or music grades to prepare for, my lessons are tailor made for your enjoyment and progress. I like to set goals for progress whilst encouraging my pupils to have fun as that is what music is all about! The following topics are an example of what can be covered in you lesson: - Songs you would like to learn - Technique (finger style, pick playing, positioning) - Playing different styles of music - Soloing - Ear training - Scales - Sight reading - Theory - Grades or exam tuition

Pooja
Offering piano classes for anyone interested to learn
I have been teaching piano for the past 3 years to students, face to face and via webcam. Don't worry if you're an absolute beginner as I am happy to teach piano or keyboard to anyone at whatever level they are at. I'm happy to take students in whatever direction they want, whether thats playing as a hobby or pursuing graded exams. I have a strong passion for playing the piano and have been playing since I was 5 and initially taught myself how to play. I have completed grade 1-5 with ABRSM, and grades 6-8 with Trinity College London. I have also completed my grade 5 ABRSM Theory exam.

Roope
Drum lessons, learn how to play the drums, music theory etc.
I can provide you private drum lessons, that are tailored completely by your own interests, or I can advice you what would be efficient for you to improve, depending on where you stand with your experience and skills. We can together discuss about setting a goal, and start working your way towards it. You don't have to have previous experience in playing the drums. You can be an absolute beginner, intermediate, or more advanced student. I also teach all ages. Some things that we can go through in lessons: -Overall knowledge over the history of the drums -Tuning & setting up the drums -Posture & technique -Groove & timing. Playing with a metronome -Sound & dynamics -Different styles (jazz, soul, funk, hiphop, latin, pop/rock etc.) -Rudimental playing (classical etudes to improve your technique) -Reading, writing & transcribing drum notes/fills/solos etc. -Improvisation -Polyrhythms Everything is possible! :) You just need to show up, grab a pair of sticks with you, and we can see what interests you and we may go further.

Alex
Drums & Rhythm Lessons - in a͓̽m͓̽s͓̽t͓̽e͓̽r͓̽d͓̽a͓̽m͓̽
My approach to teaching drums is focused on developing a strong understanding of rhythm in general and applying it on the drum set. I will customise my teaching approach to your needs, depending on the level of your playing and your musical desires. I'll give my best in each lesson to guide you step-by-step into becoming a better musician/drummer. You can learn about: - Polyrhythms - Groove - Technique - Macro & micro timing - Drum sounds for different genres/applications - Controlling dynamics between different limbs - Rhythm singing (konnakol) - Reading complex musical notations - Composing mathematically harmonious/inharmonious rhythms And much more... Starting from beginner, up to experienced drummers. I'm also giving rhythm lessons to non-drummers, just to anyone interested in getting to know more about the rhythmical concepts of South India - the most advanced rhythmic system on planet Earth!

Maria
Iedereen kan zingen! - zanglessen voor alle leeftijden en niveaus van een klassieke zangeres -
>Willen jullie allemaal weten hoe Paul Potts of Susan Boyle zo kunnen zingen? ->Zing je in een koor en wil je je vocale vaardigheden verbeteren? ->Heb je een bepaalde manier nodig om je persoonlijkheid een stem te geven, maar niet weet hoe? ->Heb je hulp nodig om je voor te bereiden op muziekexamens of wil je studeren zingen en heb je iemand nodig om je stuk mee voor te bereiden? Ik bied zanglessen aan in het DUITS en ENGELS en NEDERLANDS -> -> momenteel vinden de lessen in Ghent, Antwerpen of Brussels plaats De drie pijlers van mijn onderwijsfilosofie: 1. Lichaamsbewustzijn 2. Geniet van jezelf en je stem 3. de stem op de meest gezonde manier gebruiken! Ik ben een klassiek geschoolde Stemdocent uit Duitsland en zing al jaren als concertsolist en in koren en weet wat het betekent om hees uit een repetitie te komen. Dat kunnen we voorkomen. Ik geloof dat iedereen kan zingen en dat iedereen muzikaliteit in zich heeft. Ik ben opgewonden om jou en je stem te leren kennen :)

Andreina
Classical singing lessons, voice lessons, breathing technique.
I'm a faithfull believer that everyone can learn how to sing beautifly. We are all diamonds and we all have great voices hidden inside. I want to help you find it and develop it. I you alow me i can be a personal trainer for your voice. Whether you are someone who just loves to sing or someone looking to start a professional career, voice lessons are a necessary option for exploring more of yourself and your passion. This technique allows artists from any age and level to transfer healthy, and connected singing in all different genres. My lessons are geared to tend to the individual needs and goals of the individual student.

Mod
Private lessons of Percussions and music by webcam, for all musicians, oriental rhythm and sufi
You can choose one or more subjects for the lessons: - Drums, douf sufi, darbouka - Percussion - Theory of clave rhythms: a very useful composition an analytical tool to understand rhythmic structures in all kinds of musical ensembles - Rhythm with sign language: a great language to lead group improvisations - Rhythmic training for all musicians. How to develop and improve your rhythm skills Let's put more music in our lives. Now is a great opportunity to find out more. You will learn to play the music you love. Whether you are a beginner or already playing and want to improve your skills and creativity. I have a lot of experience teaching people of all ages and skill levels. I await your news.