online drum lessons
Do I have time to learn the drums? (2022 – Updated)
How long does it take to learn to play the drums? If you are considering online drum lessons, then you have most likely asked yourself if you have time to commit to learning and practicing. We all lead hectic lives. Our downtime is usually a premium and often at the cost of another endeavor. When undertaking a new hobby or interest, one of the most common roadblocks is not having enough time to dedicate to it. What if we told… Read More
Learning drums during Covid-19 (2021 – Updated)
Covid-19 has changed the way that many of us approach our leisure time. During the pandemic, which at the time of writing is still ongoing, many people turned to online lessons to learn a new skill, realize a lifelong ambition, or pass the time in a fun and entertaining way. The drums are indeed a fantastic instrument to learn, and there is no doubt that aside from the musical skills learned, there is also an element of stress relief to… Read More
What can I expect in my first drum lesson? (2021 – Updated)
Since visiting a local drum teacher has been challenging recently, many beginner drummers are starting their drumming adventure online. Aspiring drummers worldwide have discovered the benefits of video drum lessons, where you can feel completely at ease in your own space and focus on perhaps the most important goal of all – having fun. We’ve compiled a list of frequently asked questions addressing what is covered in your first drum lesson, the initial goals, why we won’t bog you down… Read More
Combining online drum lessons with a local drum teacher (2021 – Updated)
Learning the drums from home has become a reality for many over the past year, as we all adjust to a new normal. At Drum Ambition, we specialize in helping beginner drummers of all ages, and our video drum lessons have been designed to walk you through the important early steps of learning the drums. Our goal is to give you the experience of a one-to-one drum lesson, which can help you decide whether you would like to work with… Read More
Drum Ambition adds two new modules
We are excited to announce that Drum Ambition is expanding its online drum lesson curriculum. Following on from the success of Module 1, which has seen Drum Ambition memberships expand to over 20 countries worldwide, we are launching two brand new modules. The first of these, Module 2, goes Live at the end of April 2020, with Module 3 following in mid-May. Fun, structure and setting attainable goals. Combined, these new modules will provide over 150 new beats, and 130… Read More
Looking for a drum teacher? 10 questions that will help with your search. Part 2.
Online video drum lessons are a great way to learn how to play the drums quickly, and on your own terms. There is, however, great value in taking the next step with a reputable drum teacher – someone that can fine tune your specific needs, and help you achieve your goals. While Drum Ambition is a video drum lesson platform formulated specifically for beginner drummers, our Founder and Presenter runs a physical teaching studio in San Diego, and is very… Read More
The top 5 drum innovations of the last 20 years.
We live in a truly inspiring time, where innovation seemingly has no boundaries. While the way we manufacture drums, hardware and cymbals hasn’t changed very much in recent years, there are some outstanding innovations that have reshaped our instrument, and to an extent, our industry. Here are my personal top 5 drum innovations of the last 20 years, based on my experience as a working drummer and educator, as well as drawing on my past experience running one of the… Read More