I have had a great career as a professional drummer working for artists like Lionel Richie, Ricky Martin, Rhianna, Chris Brown and host of other pop stars. I have also taught drumming for over 20 years. When COVID-19 struck I noticed a lot of music stores quickly started giving lessons online. The sudden change had teething problems for both students and teachers when it came to things like audio/video software and timetable issues for international students. I want to share some tips with you to get the most out of having drum lessons online.1. What type of device should I use?
Obviously phones and tablets are the most popular devices because of how portable they are. Although I strongly recommend using a laptop computer for taking online drum lessons. The reason behind this is the drum set has many parts unlike a guitar. If you take guitar lessons the teacher only needs to see your hands and the guitar. If I'm teaching a student and can see their hands I m... Read More »