PRIVATE and online Tuition


  • Bachelor of Music with over 15 years experience teaching and performing
  • Purpose built soundproof teaching studio
  • Two kits, PA system, studio headphones and all necessary equipment provided 
  • Air-conditioned
  • Waiting room and bathroom facilities available
  • Hearing protection provided

Based in Chermside West, Brisbane, Jacob offers private drum tuition. Lessons take place in a purpose built, sound proof, air conditioned drum studio on 2 pro quality drum kits.  Jacob is qualified and highly experienced as drum tutor and professional musician.  He has extensive experience tutoring in a variety of Tertiary institutions, schools, music academies and privately.  Jacob has completed a Bachelor Of Contemporary Music, (SCU, Lismore) and takes pride in achieving strong results for his students.  He aims to combine the teaching of technique, theory and stylistic awareness with a consistent focus on a students individual musical interests. For more detailed information, please see the "About Us" section.



Online Tution

  • Online Lessons can be received anywhere. As long as you have access to a suitable internet connection and a capable device
  • Lessons can be taken with or with out a drum kit.  Practice pad  lessons are very welcome also
  • Lessons can be designed to suit  any environment or type of equipment. It's not essential to be able to play a kit during your lesson  
  • Lessons can be focused on reading, notation, theory or just general musicianship.
  • High quality audio delivered from professional recording equipment, microphones and software
  • Multiple camera angles for clear perspective and easy communication
  • Dedicated vocal microphone for clear verbal communication
  • Lessons are delivered on "Zoom" (free app for Android and Apple)I am happy to use alternative platforms if necessary
  • Supporting lesson documents, notes and charts can be delivered in realtime via zoom, email or google drive
  • Due to the nature of online lessons, lesson content and structure is very flexible 


SIGN UP and start using "Zoom"

  • On your devise, download the "Zoom" app (free app for Android and Apple) 
  • Make and account using the email you would like me to contact you via  
  • I will send you an email invite before your lesson, that will include a link.  Click this link to join your lesson 
  • On the bottom left,  "Start Video" and "Unmute Audio" by tapping the icons.  (See below for a video of the process)