The Serious Choice for Student & Professional

Jazz & Contemporary Drummer and
Drum Set Teacher

including Moeller Technique (also by Skype)







former Jim Chapin student

CLICK Montreal Drum Set Lessons for passionate players (Including audition preparation assistance for University, cegep & bands)



Quote "...in traveling over 40,000 miles across our nation (U.S.) performing before 1.8 million people with appearances on coast to coast television successful performances at 180 diversified events to include music clinics and jazz festivals reflected great credit upon himself and the U.S. Marine Corps" - U.S. Marine Corps Certificate of Commendation (excerpt from one of 10 year's performances)

Quote "Jacob, you've got GREAT hands!!! ...hands from hell...#%$8!"
Jim Chapin - (20th century's most influential drum set educator)


More Quotes & Testimonials




Quote "Jacob, I dig your playing, big time... You're a hellava drummer!! ... Dig your big band drumming man, lots of fire." -
Mike Clark - (Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Tony Bennett, etc)

"Since I have been studying with Jacob my hand speed has doubled. My independence is more solid, and I appreciate his willingness to take me out of my comfort zone in order to build my chops, I came to Jacob for drum set but, I have also seen a huge improvement in my timpani chops as well. I feel lucky to be studying with a master."
Terrence L, B.M. Northern Kentucky University (Orchestre Symphonique des Musiciens du Monde & Orchestre symphonique de l'isle)



Quote "Hey Brother ..!!.. still remember the time you 'went out' like Elvin Jones at Crystal Mansion Studios." - Johnny Neel (Formerly with the Allman Brothers Band & vocals on Walt Disney Records CD releases Finding Nemo, Cars, and Ratatouille.)