Play For Fun Or learn grades
lessons For All Ages And Abilities
Fully Insured and DBS checked
SEND Students welcome
fun and friendly learning environment
"If you are looking for excellent drum tuition Tom is your man! Look no further, give him a call and book a lesson, you will not be disappointed. Patient, fun and incredibly encouraging, very responsive to messages and always accommodates clashes in schedules where at all possible. Tom has progressed my boys through Rock School grades and has been giving tuition to them for a number of years both at home and online."
Why Choose East Midlands Drum Tuition?
Learn from a qualified music teacher
Welcome to East Midlands Drum Tuition, a place to learn, have fun and develop as a drummer. My name is Tom Wardle (Ba Hons Music and Qualified Teacher, QTS qualification) and I have been teaching for 20 years. As well as teaching drums, I am also a qualified classroom music teacher so you can be confident that your lessons will be professional and taught by an experienced and qualified teacher.
Learn in ways that suit you
I offer high quality drum tuition for all ages and abilities. Whether you are learning for fun, wanting to complete grades or an experienced drummer wanting to develop your skills.
One to one lessons and group lessons available. Home lessons available. Weekly and fortnightly lessons welcomed. All styles covered and video lessons available if you are a long distance learner.
Lessons cover all aspects of drum playing, including:
Basic techniques, posture and warm ups
The fundamentals of good timekeeping and finding a groove
Essential drum theory
Reading music and sight-reading
Different styles of drumming
Caring for your instrument
Grade development - RockSchool and Trinity Syllabus
Having fun whilst learning an instrument
We travel to many students homes to deliver in person drum tuition as well as offering online lessons.
Online lessons are a great way to learn the drums in the comfort of your own home.
Lessons are conducted from our drum studio using acoustic drums that are captured using multiple professional microphones and then mixed through Zoom, giving the student very high-quality audio.
Before the lesson, you will receive an email with any materials required such as PDF's and worksheets.
Choose a choice of platforms Facetime, Microsoft Teams, Skype
LEARN FROM HOME
HIGH-QUALITY VIDEO & AUDIO
CUSTOMISED LESSON PLAN
LESSON MATERIALS SENT IN ADVANCE