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Instructional Montreal Drum Lessons




"Private instruction for students and professionals. A conceptual approach designed to take your playing to the next level. Concepts that prepare you for continued success within the contemporary music scene."

Regardless of whether you are aspiring or currently a beginner, hobbyist, college or university student, professional, or weekend musician-- All are Welcome.

- To aquire Expertise on drum set 2 essential concepts for drum set - are Hand Technique Development & Coordinated Independence Samples

Those who apply themselves to instruction can benefit from:

  • Expertise in all 40 P.A.S. Rudiments (acquiring expertise is significantly different than “knowing”) - Conceptually: It's not always What you play, often it's How you play What you play. I teach the concepts of "how to"
  • Reading - Learn &/ or Improve single line rhythmic notation "how" it applies to drum set, Sight-Reading, "Embellishment" concepts, Drum Set Chart Interpretation
  • Coordinated - Independence - "The GOAL is to free both hands and feet from dependence on one another. Developing this ability, without breaking the rhythmic pulse, to successfully embellish the music in any given style(s)."
  • Jazz Studies for 2 & 3 way independence (Swing, Bop and Post Bop) "Comping" and Concepts of
  • Improvisational Fills & Solos (beyond the clichés)
  • Ostinato and Polyrhythmic Concepts
  • Develop a “time-center” with & without a click
  • Linear Drumming Concepts
  • Odd Meters, Groove Construction
    Implied Time, Beat-Displacement, Orchestration Concepts
  • and more...

Christina A., drummer (former student). Mini photo shoot - on tour in Taipei, Hong Kong, Macau, China at Hard Rock Cafe with Airborne (All Girl) Montreal Band (circa 2012)

Also Available - Time-oriented drum set instruction for University, CEGEP (College), Cruise Ship, bands & Drum Corps and auditions and performances.


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YOUR dreams and goals are YOURS---: Keep them! - All You need is the DESIRE, CONCEPTS & STRATEGIES to be the drummer YOU want to be!! The musical direction you decide for yourself is up to you, I provide the appropriate skills for your journey.


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Montreal Moeller Method Hand Technique Videos

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