Upbeat Percussion

Professional Drum Lessons

Custom lesson plans, writing, arranging and professional recording


We are here to promote and enhance music performance and education using percussion instruments, customized lesson plans for individual and/or groups, private instruction on a wide range of percussion instruments, musical arrangements and professional recording sessions.

Drumset – each individual can choose their own customized path:

·          Breakdown grooves and songs and play along as you listen in real time

·          Learn to play with click tracks, drum machines, and loops

·          Build technique and build your chops

·          Develop greater independence and control

·          Create your own warm ups to increase speed, stamina, and dexterity

·          Rudimental development and how to apply it on the drumset

·          Learn any or all styles you would like to play such as pop, rock, metal, latin, jazz, blues, world, etc

·          Sight reading

·          Composition

·          Tuning, set ups, and maintenance

·          Anything you want to learn and master Upbeat Percussion can get you there


·          Two and four mallet technique

·          Sight reading

·          Solo’s

·          Scale’s and arpeggio’s

·          Play along with songs/heads

·          Soloing over chord changes

·          Learn specific parts of symphonic, marching, or percussion ensembles.


Other Features:

·          Latin percussion instruments, congas, bongos, timbales, etc

·          Orchestral percussion instruments, xylophone, glockenspiel, tambourine, cymbal techniques, etc