Declan – Drums


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drums / percussion

  • Teaching: 8yrs
  • Studio: Toronto
  • Subway: 
  • Languages: EN
  • Lessons options: in-studio, online, at-home

Price per lesson

Level Taught:  beginner, intermediate, advanced

Ages: All – children, youths, adults, seniors.

Subjects: Jazz, Popular, Rock and more

Teaching Approach and Lesson Topics:

  • Technique
  • Rudiments
  • Grooves
  • Fills and vocabulary
  • Reading
  • Using a metronome
  • Understanding music as a drummer
  • Associated board of the Royal Schools Of Music Graded exams.


  • Bachelor of Music – Ulster University


Declan is a drummer originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland. He has been playing drums professionally since the age of 18 and holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Ulster University, studying composition with accomplished professors such as Grammy award winning composer and orchestrator, Lawrence Roman.

Declan began his career playing all over Ireland, in styles ranging from rock, pop and jazz, to big band and musical theatre. Over the last few years Declan has been playing internationally, touring South America, Asia, and the United States.

Performance Credits include Travis Cloer (Jersey Boys – Broadway), Jimmy Hopper (Las Vegas Entertainer of the Year) Kenny James (The Hues Corporation) and many more.

Declan welcomes students of all ages and skill levels, from Beginner to Advanced.

Declan offers at-home lessons in the following locations:

GTA within a radius to be discussed

* an additional 7$/per lesson add-on is charged for transportation. 

Online video lessons available

  • multiple platforms are supported.


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