Drum Lessons at Drum Central are taught by John Alexander and Kyle Grieve
John and Kyle are amongst Scotland’s top session players with careers that have seen them play some of the country’s biggest venues such as the 02 Arena, Shepherds Bush Empire, The Usher Hall and The Clyde Auditorium as well as main stage at many of the countries top festivals. John plays for Max George (the Wanted/Glee), and Award winning Scottish Country band Raintown (Best band at the BCMA’s) as well as several of the Indie scenes most promising up and coming acts. Kyle plays with electro pop act La Kyoto and has guested for acts such as Vistas.
Expert Drum Tuition in Edinburgh
John and Kyle have been teaching drums for over 10 years and they can be considered amongst the top U.K. drum tutors having guided several students to the highest level including the top 40 of the U.K Young Drummer of The Year 2015. Many of their students have gone on to play drums at a professional level such as Laurie Smith (Dootchi/Raintown) and Rebecca Anderson (Mt Doubt).
Whether you are a beginner taking your first steps in drumming or an experienced player looking to freshen up your chops, John and Kyle have the required experience to help you reach the level you aspire to.
Drum Lessons from a Professional
Drum lessons are taught in two purpose built teaching studios within Drum Central in Leith. Students are able to learn on top of the range acoustic kits as well as modern hybrid kits with full recording and play back capabilities to give the best possible learning experience.
Lessons can be tailored to suit each individual’s needs be it just for fun or focused on specific goals such as graded exams or live performances. All ages welcome!