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Drum Ambition has 4 Modules, featuring 85 videos, thoughtfully structured for beginner drummers.

"Simply the best!"

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We have compiled some free drum lessons so that you can watch risk-free, and decide if our approach is a good fit for you. We never ask for a credit card or email address in order to watch our free videos. Should you choose one of our three membership options, there are no contracts, and you can cancel hassle free at any time.

How it works.

This short introduction video shares a little about our background, and how we have developed Drum Ambition based on over 20 years of helping drum students achieve their goals.


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Module 1. The Essentials! 20 Videos.

Module 1. Lesson 1. Your first drum beat! This video sets you off on your journey of beat creation, and you'll get a good feel for our step-by-step approach, comfortable pace, and attention to detail.


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Module 1. Learning Music Notation. 10 Videos.

Module 1. Notation Lesson 1. This is your first step to understanding the language of music.


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Module 2. The Next Step! 10 Videos.

Module 2. Lesson 1. Building upon the drum fills you will learn in Module 1, this next step provides the tools you need to develop a variety of musical drum fills that you can use in songs.


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Module 3. Mastering the Bass Drum. 10 Videos.

Module 3. Lesson 1. These videos will greatly expand your drum beat library by adding more musical and challenging bass drum patterns to the beats we show you in Module 1. Perfect for playing along to more complex songs!


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Module 4. Putting It All Together! 10 Videos.

Module 4. Lesson 1. Armed with your new groove arsenal from Module 3, we add off-beat snare drum to give you some superb musical options that are played in most genres of music.


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Special Feature Videos. 25 Videos.

Special Feature Video Part 1. One Video Every Beginner Drummer Should Watch. This series of videos supplements all of the Modules, and has important information on technique, equipment, rudiments and frequently asked questions.


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Preview. The Ultimate Survival Guide for Beginner Drummers.

In this short video, Simon explains the thought behind his book, The Ultimate Survival Guide for Beginner Drummers, available for purchase in the Kindle Store.


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You are not alone on this journey.

All subscriptions come with Live Chat and email support, and our Pro and Rockstar plans include an optional monthly video chat with Simon.

Your drumming adventure awaits.