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Easy to follow, affordable Online drum lessons


Online drum lessons with Professional Drummer and Educator Simon DasGupta. Designed to walk beginner level drummers step-by-step through the important early stages of drumming, by focusing on three key areas - drum beats, drum fills and musicality.
This short introductory video (above) explains our approach.

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Drum Ambition is different to other online drum lesson sites. This entire website is dedicated to the beginner level drummer, and focuses on simplifying the essential early steps, in a comprehensive series of short 10 minute videos. Not a beginner? Find out what Drum Ambition can do for you.

One teacher.

Lessons Available
On All Devices.

Superb HD production.

PDF downloads.

Full support.

Great value.

This is Simon, an accomplished instructor and your personal drumming adventure expert.

Simon DasGupta is a Professional Drummer and Educator originally from the UK, and is the owner of one of Southern California's most reputable private drum studios. He created Drum Ambition with the idea that anyone should be able to learn to drum, without feeling confused, intimidated or out of their depth.

But don’t just take our word for it.

“The most important factor in learning is a good teacher. Don’t miss out and sign up to Drum Ambition for everything you need to know to get started with playing the drums.”

Thomas Lang

Drum Legend, Educator, Clinician, & Author

“Simon is a top-notch player, educator and organizer. I would highly recommend him for any professional situation. He has a big heart and is a real Pro.”

Gregg Bissonette

Drum Legend, Ringo Starr, Educator, & Author


  1. Basic 8th Note Drum Beat

    Module 1
    Lesson 1
  2. Adding More Bass Drum Patterns To The 8th Note Beat

    Module 1
    Lesson 2
  3. Five More Bass Drum Patterns For The 8th Note Beat

    Module 1
    Lesson 3

Plus we’ve got the trust of some great partners.

Your drumming adventure awaits

easy to follow, affordable drum lessons