October 2015

Exams just around the corned for many of the drum students at Yorkshire Drum School - Plenty of practice needed in the half term.

Well done for Sam Junior Hamley (student of Dave’s) for the gig with a well known named singer - tour dates to be released with further info! Exciting times!

June 2015

Congrates to Steve Greenham: He’s playing glastonbury 2015: Another long term student at the shop goes on to great things.  Who would’ve thought that when he first had his lesson at the age of six!!???

Phil (long term student) off to Brighton today (Sat 20th) for a look around for accommodation for his stay there whilst studying at Brighton Institute  - Good luck Phil!  

Cool place: http://www.bimm.co.uk/brighton/

Junior drum circle to start in the summer holidays: All enquiries for Rotherham  Junior Drum circle/drum lessons to Dave 07863121940

May 2015

Some rehearsal slots have become available in our rehearsal room.  The room can be booked for practice and rehearsals.  We are situated in central Rotherham & have secure parking.

April 2015

Great start to the new month with students getting ready for exams..A few doing GCSE music exams!  Good luck to all..Hope the help and guidance from the guitar and drum lessons sets you up for a great result!

Interesting article: Match vs Tradition grip.

http://www.drumforum.org/index.php?/topic/85161-dave-weckl-on-matched-vs-traditional-grip/

Danny hopkins is off to London today for a few uni auditions!  Good luck from the teaching team here

March 2015

In house drum tutor at Yorkshire Drum School, Richard Birkin, plays The Plug (Sheffield) 27th March with 'The Hot Soles.'

https://www.the-plug.com/events-and-tickets/287184/propa-local

Yorkshire Drum School still holds the record of Rock School 100% pass rates. The recent results for the students were outstanding. Special praise goes to Alex Tomlinson who achieved 98% in his recent grading!! Well done Alex!! Top job & congratulations from the teaching team here……

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Some inspiration for all drum students and a reminder what some of the drum students at The Yorkshire Drum School have been checking out over the past few weeks at Rockem:

http://www.drummerworld.com/Videos/vinniecolaiutaleadboots.html

Dave, Tutor at The Yorkshire Drum School plays the Les Car in Sheffield this Wednesday for ‘Sheffield jazz society.’  The band ‘Montuno’ will be whipping through some great funk classics. New tunes include ‘Funking for Jamaica’ and some more Brand New Heavies big hitters.

http://www.jazzatthelescar.com/

To all that supported the Les Car gig - Thanks very much

 

April 2013

Congratulations to all students that passed their Rockschool graded exams in this quarter. Great effort! All ten students passed with Merit or above! Keep-up the great work. Yorkshire drum school still has 100% pass rate - Thanks guys!

Lets have max effort in the next quarter for great results again!

 

March 2013

We are now live on Yell.com A simple search for drum lessons in the Rotherham area now takes you straight to us!

Drum tuning lesson’s now offered: One hour session is £30. In this session we will tune your kit and also teach you the methods used to get the most from your kit.

 

Feb 2013

Welcome to our new website. Please come back for more news or ‘like’ us on facebook

Gift vouchers now available.

Professionally printed, glossy gift vouchers available via post or at Rockem Music (Canklow rd, Rotherham.)

No minimum lesson requirement. These are a great gift!

The teaching studio at Rockem Music (Where the drum lessons are held) is available for rent to bands and practicing students. Please call for rates..