Drum lessons Montreal – In-Studio, At-Home or Online

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Looking for drum lessons in Montreal? The Musiprof music school is made up of a network of experienced and highly qualified drum teachers who offer drum lessons in Montreal. Each teacher has an advanced degree in music education or performance, and the experience to adapt each lesson to your interests. Whether you are looking for drum lessons for kids, or to start a new hobby, we have the right teacher to meet your needs.

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Nick – Drums

Ages: All – children, youths, adults, elders. Subjects: Classical, Jazz, Popular. Each individual student comes in for a different reason, so I try and work with what they want to get out of the lessons. We set goals together that they want to achieve. Below are a few topics that I have taught previous students.

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Drums – Paulo

I’m a versatile musician whose goal is to pass on what he has learn to drummers eager to learn. Whether you’re an advanced player or just starting out, I cancan help clean up and solidify you playing to master any musical situation. 

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Louka – Drums – Percussion

I draw my inspiration from the ancient repertoire of West African music, which has traveled to Cuba, Brazil and the United States. Many modern styles of Western music are the by-products of this.

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Samuel – Drums / Percussion

I believe that with a basic understanding of the pulse or beat we are able to branch out and endless streams of possibility, i use a method invented by Jacques Dalcroze that is used to feel the rhythm in your body.

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Drums – Elijah

Experience teaching all levels and ages. I am a professional teacher that believes that learning drums should be fun and students need to feel like what they are learning will help them reach their goals.

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Drums – Josh

My teaching philosophy is goal based meaning once my student and I decide on a goal together, the aim of each lesson is to become closer and closer to that goal.

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Drums – Greg

My role as a teacher is to be a resource for any student of music, to assist them in pursuing their individual goals, and inspire them to explore the drum set as a vehicle for self expression.

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Lara – Drums – Percussion

No matter if you are a beginner or a pro, you will develop and improve your sense of rhythm and technique, by learning different rhythms from around the world.

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Rishi – Drums

My lessons are based off the interests and goals of each individual student. We will work together to specify areas you would like to expand or work on, introduce new vocabulary, exercises, and methods that benefit your playing.

-> If none of the filters match your request, please contact us for help finding a drum teacher.

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Drum Lessons in Montreal Near You

Browse our various teachers, and sign up for a trial drum lessons at the teachers studioat your home, or online. Electronic drum lessons in Montreal also available.

How it Works

Step 1

Search for a teacher:

Compare different teachers based on criteria that matter to you, including location, age, experience, teaching style.

Step 2

How to register for lessons​

Book a trial lesson on your desired teachers page. After the trial, lessons are sold in groups of 5, 10 or 15 lessons. Satisfaction is guaranteed.

Step 3

Connect with your teacher:

After purchase, your teacher will contact you to schedule the first lesson. Lessons take place once a week in home, at the teachers studio or online.

What our clients are saying

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Professional teachers with lots of passion and patience with kids who love music!
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Having ambitious goals when it comes to drumming, it’s important to find the right teacher to reach these objectives. Elijah is the right person who I believe can get me there. There’s progress in each lesson and it’s a real pleasure learning through him. I look forward to each new practice. It’s just fun!
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We are lucky to have found such an amazing and versatile music teacher with Musiprof!
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This is our second year with Elijah as a drum teacher. He teaches in an engaging way – working with new songs that are the flavour of the week. Leo thinks Elijah is a cool guy who teaches music in a fun way which makes it easier to learn.
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How much do drum lessons cost in Montreal?

30 minutes: $ 25.40
45 minutes: $ 33.00
60 minutes: $ 40.30
The price of drum lessons in Montreal varies from teacher to teacher and depends on the length of the lessons.
On average the prices are as follows.

What equipment do I need for my drum lessons?

There are only 3 things you need before your first drum lesson: a pair of drum sticks, a pen and notebook, and a smile!
The teacher will provide the drum set unless you have signed up for home lessons.
In general, it is a good idea for students to have a drum set at home for practise, but it is not required.

Is it better to learn on electronic or acoustic drums?

It is best to learn on acoustic drums, as the student learns to understand “touch” and extract the sound from the instrument.
That being said, a lot of people simply can’t have an instrument as loud as an acoustic drum set in their home.
In these cases, an electronic drum set is the solution. Electronic drums are a lot of fun and offer a quieter alternative to an acoustic kit.The advantages of an electronic drumset and an acoustic drumset

How do I choose the best electronic drum kit for my needs?

There are several factors to consider before purchasing an electronic drum kit.
To better understand the different factors as well as to consult a list of electronic drums,
read our article: How to choose the best electronic drums to meet my needs?

Do online drum lessons work well?

Most of our teachers have been offering online drum lessons since the pandemic. In order for online drum lessons to work well, you need to make sure you are well equipped.
You will need a high speed internet connection, a laptop with a webcam and a microphone to properly control the drum set volume.
If you have an electronic drum kit, it is possible to plug it directly into a computer with USB. This will allow you to easily adjust the volume.
*Studying drumming technique with a practice pad is more easily done online.
To get an idea of ​​what an online lesson looks like, take a look at our blog article: What Do Online Drum Lessons Look Like?

Which drumsticks should I buy for my drum lessons?

Vic Firth 5A drum sticks are the most widely used sticks and work very well for most styles of music.
5B is ideal for rock music and 7A for jazz. To learn more about buying drumsticks and where to buy them online, read: The 3 Best Drumsticks for Beginners (Easy Choice)

What are the best songs to learn on the drums as a beginner?

We Will Rock You – Queen
Roar – Katy Perry
Eye of the Tiger – Survivor
Boulevard of Broken Dreams – Green Day
My Girl – The Temptations
For more information on how to play the songs listed here, read our article 5 Easy Drum Songs for Beginners.

Where can I rent a rehearsal room to practice on a drum kit in Montreal?

Solo Drums in Montreal offers great prices for renting a room with a drum set for practice. They are located right in front of the Parc metro station.
Hourly rate: $ 11.50 CAD
20-hour block: CAD $ 172.46 (equals CAD $ 8.60 per hour)

About Musiprof

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Musiprof is a music school that offers drum lessons in Montreal, as well as electronic drum lessons in Montreal. Our teachers are qualified, patient and inspired.
Our drum lessons are offered at our accredited teachers’ studios, in-home or online. Electronic drum lessons Montreal also available.
To find a drum teacher in Toronto, visit: Drum Lessons Toronto
To find a Vancouver Drum Teacher visit: Vancouver Drum Lessons