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 October 26,2019
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at the Drum Studio
Calgary, Alberta

This Djembe workshop is designed for the beginner student. Explore the different sounds of the djembe and learn how to play a simple beat. Be part of the fun.

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 Set Workshop
Saturday October 19, 2019
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. at the Drum Studio 
Calgary, Alberta

This workshop is for the student who is just starting out. Get a grip how to do the most basic moves and beats right the first time and learn how to undestand the mechanics with each step.

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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