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Drum Lessons

30 minute, weekly, private lessons are only $150 per month! Lessons are month to month and there is absolutely no long-term commitment required.

We offer both in-person lessons, online lessons, or a blend of both!

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Our instructors teach rock, metal, jazz, funk, blues, and many other styles of drumming

New drummers, get ready to kick off your musical journey with just your drumsticks and a notebook – that's the only ticket you need! For practice at home, a budget-friendly drum pad is all you require. And guess what? We're all about playing what you love, so feel free to bring in your favorite drum parts to learn!


Join the ranks of our awesome students, many of whom are rocking the local scene in clubs and churches. Let the drumming adventure begin!


All our instructors have
formal music education, and lessons are rooted in proper technique and theory!

Our drums instructors are warm and friendly and get to know each student and parent on a personal level. We work with you to craft a lesson plan that fits your individual needs and the student’s favorite type of music. Whether you’re playing in local bands, a seven-year-old taking their first lesson, or a fifty-year-old returning to the drums after many years, we’ll set goals to achieve your musical aspirations.

$150/month for weekly 30 minute private lessons, with a one-time $25 registration fee. Longer lessons are available upon request, contact us at for more information on extended lessons.


Drum Lessons at TKAM

What Will I Learn?

Get ready for a drumming challenge like no other at our academy! Our instructors spice things up with a mix of dynamic technical exercises aimed at boosting your speed and comfort behind the kit. Embrace the complexity of drum language and dive into theory – we're all about the full experience!


Plus, we're not just about the lessons – bring in those favorite drum parts, and let's turn them into your personal drumming masterpieces. Let's drum up some excitement and take your skills to the next level!

What Our Clients Say

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Marius A.

"Such a great experience. My son loves The Kitchener Academy of Music!"
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