Workshops & Clinics / Summer Lessons

During the months of July and August we offer 'Drop in Lessons' to students who wish to continue their musical education.

Drum and Percussion School offers clinics and workshops in Drum Set and African Percussion.


“Fun with Djembe” for younger ages; skills and techniques for older grades. Each student has the opportunity to work individually on a djembe in a group setting. Training by class, by age group and also for special interest groups or as extra-curricular activities.

Next Djembe Workshop
Saturday June 15, 2019
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at the Drum Studio
Calgary, Alberta

This workshop for the djembe is for the experienced advanced student who is eager to learn the various styles and different techniques of djembe drumming, in African rhythms including afro latin rhythms.

African Percussion Audio Sample
(Recorded with no overdubs on 5 Djembes and 2 Bongos)


Demonstration and explanation of a variety of styles and techniques. Each student has the opportunity to work individually on a drumset in a group setting. Beginner, intermediate and advanced levels offered.

Next Drum Workshop
Saturday June 22, 2019
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at the Drum Studio 
Calgary, Alberta

This workshop for the drum set is designed for the advanced student. It reflects various styles and techniques and as well as coordination for the physical multitasking of advanced drumming.

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Drum classes from
Beginner to Advanced

  • Theory
  • Rhythmic & Polyrhythmic Training
  • Ear Training
  • Sight Reading
  • Technique, Stick Control, Rudiments
  • Advanced Independent & Technique Applications
  • Advanced Drum Concepts
  • Play-Along
  • Composition
  • Exam Preparations
  • Tuning and Maintenance
  • Supplies and Repertoire

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Jazz Drum Sampler