Beginner Drums

The beginner drum course focuses on the fundamentals and basics of drumming while keeping a musical context. This course aims at teaching the students the stick techniques, rhythm reading, rudiments, improvisation ideas and coordination exercises. Upon completion of the course, the student will have the basic technique to develop their own musical voice and expression through rhythm on the drum set.

Course Modules

  1. Basic Theory & Stick Technique

    A brief introduction to basic theory concepts. Hand position, Stick Rebound, Match grip versus traditional grip, Single and Double strokes
  2. Reading Rhythms

    Music Notation, Time signatures, Basic etudes, Importance of reading music, Sight reading
  3. Rudiments

    A look at the 40 rudiments and how they can be applied around the drum set.
  4. Basic Jazz, Rock and Funk grooves

    A look at famous musicians and grooves from the jazz, rock and funk idiom
  5. Improvisation Ideas

    Trading 4’s and 8’s in any context or genre, open soloing, having fun at the drum set
  6. Coordination Exercises

    The importance of playing with both hands, ostinatos, 4-way independence.

Course Features

HQ Video Call Classroom with Recording Feature

One to One, High quality classes through an in-built customized video call application that works on the browser without the need to install any external software like skype or facetime. All you need is a Laptop, Chrome/Firefox and a good internet connection. There is also a built-in class recorder which lets users record their lessons and playback later for practise.

Dashboard - Progress Tracking

Every student is provided with a dashboard with features to track practice, performance and course progress. It displays course modules, class feedbacks, improvement tips, next class timings and a lot more information.

Class Schedule / Rescheduler

A calendar that displays the upcoming classes, concerts and other events. A easy drag-drop interface to allow rescheduling of classes to allow maximum flexibility.

Course Gallery

Course Gallery holds the course ebooks, course related videos, notations, informative pictures and various other information that is regularly updated and maintained.

Notes Timeline

Completed classes are updated with class notes, improvement tips, practise notes and feedbacks from Guru that are stored in the form of a timeline for future reference.

Music Theory Blackboard

A music theory Q and A blackboard that is maintained by the Guru to educate the students in music theory.


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