Online Drum Lessons for Beginners

Learn to play acoustic or electronic drums in only a few minutes a day.

One drum instructor.

Beginner drumming lessons that follow a proven learning path. Every course is guided by Simon DasGupta, a drum instructor who has over 25 years of experience teaching drums.

Learn drums at your own pace.

Within the first drum lesson you'll be playing a recognizable beat. Each course builds upon a solid foundation with easy-to-follow video lessons.

No fluff.

Our courses get you playing the drums fast while having fun learning from a trained instructor. No celebrity show-offs, just great content to help you achieve your goals.

Online drum lessons that work

Here's what our students have to say.

Subscriber from Canada
"I feel more confident as a drummer after one month of Drum Ambition than I did after 4+ months of alternatives."
Subscriber from England
"Brilliant site to use - easy to follow, and Simon is very focused and enjoyable to listen to. So glad I found this site."
Subscriber from the USA
"By the time I finished the first course, I felt very confident playing along to some of my favorite songs."
Subscriber from the USA
"Perfectly arranged, packaged and paced. I'd recommend this site to anyone. A real music education."
Subscriber from the USA
"Drum Ambition is not overwhelming. All of the lessons are nicely laid out and really easy to navigate."
Subscriber from Australia
"After reading reviews from a ton of different websites, it seemed obvious that Drum Ambition was the right one for me."

Recommended by the Experts

Hear what drum legends say about Drum Ambition's online drum lessons.

Thomas Lang
Peter Gabriel, Robbie Williams
"The most important factor in learning is a good teacher. Drum Ambition gives you everything you need to know to get started with playing the drums."
Gregg Bissonette
David Lee Roth, Ringo Starr
"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."
Rich Redmond
Jason Aldean, Kelly Clarkson
"Simon has a teacher’s heart: kind, giving, caring, patient and methodical. Look no further to get your drumming bug nourished and flourished."

Trusted by Leading Drum Brands

Drum Ambition works with the music industry's top brands.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there help available?

Yes! You are not alone when learning to play the drums with Drum Ambition. Your membership comes with fast and responsive live chat and email support.

How can I get my FREE guide?

Just scroll to the footer of any page and follow the prompts. The 10 Bad Drumming Habits and How to Fix Them guide will then be emailed to you just a couple of minutes after submission!

Is there a money-back guarantee?

Yes! We stand by our courses 100%. If you are not completely satisfied, contact us within 14 days of your purchase and we'll refund your money - no questions asked!


$199 Annually

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Save 43% by purchasing our annual plan!
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$29 Monthly

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Learn drums at your own pace, cancel any time.
  • Access to all courses with email and live-chat support
  • Billed monthly until canceled
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