News

  1. Module 5 arriving in September 2020

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    Drum Ambition is about to expand its online drum lesson curriculum to 100 videos, with the launch of Module 5 at the end of September. In a further step towards our goal of being the best place to learn drums online, the launch of this new Module will add a further 10 high quality drum lesson videos, with 50 new beats and fills, and a further 100 examples on bonus audio files. As always, every lesson has on-screen music notation,… Read More

  2. Online drum lessons for kids during Covid-19 and beyond

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    As you can imagine, we have received many questions from parents who are either looking for ways for their children to continue their drum education, or who are looking for fun new hobbies while we continue to get to grips with the Covid-19 situation, and better times beyond. In this article, we’ll tell you about how we can help you, and point you in the direction of some great free resources so that you can see if we are a… Read More

  3. Drum Ambition launches Module 4

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    We have expanded our critically acclaimed curriculum of online drum lessons with the launch of a fourth Module. This new Module adds another 10 video lessons to our curriculum, and further enhances our goal to be the best place to learn drums online. Building thoughtfully on the foundation learned in Modules 1-3, we focus on adding off-beat snare drum to our beats. This musical and fun style of playing is used all the time in most genres of music, and… Read More

  4. Module 4 arriving in August 2020

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    We are delighted to announce that we are further expanding our online drum lessons, with the launch of Module 4 in early August, 2020. This will expand our curriculum to 85 videos – all tailored to the beginner drummer. Module 4 is a series of 10 additional videos that provide 50 new drum beats, with an additional 100 beats in audio file format. As always, each video and audio file lesson comes complete with downloadable sheet music. In this Module,… Read More

  5. Ultimate Survival Guide For Beginner Drummers – Now on Kindle

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    We are delighted to announce that our new eBook, The Ultimate Survival Guide for Beginner Drummers, is now available on Amazon, for instant downloads on the Kindle device, and the Kindle App. Written by Drum Ambition Founder and Presenter, Simon DasGupta, this book is the result of over twenty years of teaching drummers of all levels. Simon discussed the project in this short video.   “I have never encountered a book this complete. It literally answers every question a drumming… Read More

  6. Learning drums during Covid-19

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    It’s fair to say that life for many of us has been extremely challenging recently. On a positive note, many people are turning to online lessons to learn a new skill, realize a lifelong ambition, or just pass the time in a fun and entertaining way. The drums are indeed an awesome instrument to learn, and there is no doubt that aside from the musical skills learned, there is also an element of stress relief to beat making. Online platforms… Read More

  7. Drum Ambition adds two new modules

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    We are excited to announce that Drum Ambition is expanding its online drum lesson curriculum. Following on from the success of Module 1, which has seen Drum Ambition memberships expand to over 20 countries worldwide, we are launching two brand new modules. The first of these, Module 2, goes Live at the end of April 2020, with Module 3 following in mid-May. Fun, structure and setting attainable goals. Combined, these new modules will provide over 150 new beats, and 130… Read More

  8. The Ultimate Survival Guide for Beginner Drummers – Available Now

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    We are delighted to announce the release of our latest book, The Ultimate Survival Guide for Beginner Drummers, available now as an instant download. For a limited time, subscribers to our Pro or Rockstar plan will receive a free copy of the book. Written by our Founder, Simon DasGupta, this comprehensive, easy to read, and beautifully illustrated book is the result of his two decades of experience in teaching, and selling drums. Simon discussed the project in this short video.… Read More

  9. Drumming For Good – 2016/17 Donations

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    Drum Ambition’s “Drumming For Good™” program is our way of giving back to the local San Diego community, as well as more wider reaching global initiatives. Last year we launched Drum Ambition online, and we are proud to announce the beneficiaries of our 2016 donations. 2016 DONATIONS. Navy SEAL Foundation, USA. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, USA. (Second donation of 2016). St. Michael’s School, Equipment Fundraiser, San Diego, USA. Habitat For Humanity, USA. ASPCA – American Society for the Prevention… Read More

  10. Video Interview with Rich Redmond, Drummer for Jason Aldean

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    Rich Redmond is best known as the studio and touring drummer for Country Superstar Jason Aldean. As a top-call Nashville Studio Artist, Rich has played on 20 Number 1 singles, and plays to well over two million fans annually while on tour. In addition to this, Rich is deeply passionate about drum education, and when he is not touring or in the studio, he can be found in music schools, classrooms and at corporate events delivering his motivational class; Crash… Read More