“I was lucky to have a fantastic teacher when I first started who set me on the right path from day one. I owe so much to his advice and guidance and to this day remember all of the things he taught me. The most important factor in learning is a good teacher, and Simon is able to provide his advice and guidance to all beginning drummers with Drum Ambition. Don’t miss out and sign up for everything you need to know to get started with playing the drums!”.
Thomas Lang, Drum Legend, Clinician, Educator, Author. Los Angeles USA.
"I have known Simon for over 20 years; I am proud to see that he has become a very accomplished and respected drummer and drum teacher in San Diego but I'm also honored that Drum Ambition will be a Mike Dolbear affiliated drum school and look forward to working together".
Mike Dolbear, Top UK Drum Educator and Founder of the globally popular website, Mike Dolbear.com.
“Simon is a top notch player, educator, event organizer, and most of all, PERSON! He is a good friend and I would highly recommend him for any professional drumming situation; playing, teaching, as a clinician - anything. He has a really big heart and is a real Pro!”.
Gregg Bissonette, Drum Legend, Clinician, Educator, Author, Drummer for Ringo Starr. Los Angeles USA.
“Simon has the skills and knowledge needed to be an excellent communicator. He has a teacher’s heart: kind, giving, caring, patient, methodical. Look no further to get your drumming bug nourished and flourished”.
Rich Redmond, Drummer for Jason Aldean, Platinum Recording Artist, Educator, Clinician, Public Speaker, Author. Nashville USA.
“I can say without question that Simon’s work is totally professional, knowledgeable and caring, due to his enthusiasm and experience with working with drummers in the music industry for many years, and of course being a fine drummer himself”.
Mark Brzezicki, Drummer for Big Country, UK Drum Legend. London UK.
“Simon is a top notch musician who is organized, dedicated, and passionate about what he does. Each lesson brings me a step closer to becoming a well-rounded drummer. I not only consider Simon my drum teacher, but my music mentor as well, and I highly recommend him - you will not be disappointed”.
Simona Vackova, Drum Student. San Diego USA.
“Highly skilled as both a drummer and an instructor. You can’t help but realize after your very first lesson with Simon that he loves what he does”.
Micah Johnson, Drum Student. Nashville USA.
“Taking drum lessons with Simon is an enriching experience. His attention to detail is amazing. I have accomplished a long time personal goal, and I am certain that others will be able to as well. Simon is an exceptional music teacher, and an even better partner in one’s drumming journey”.
Michele Chang, Drum Student. San Diego USA.
“Simon is an absolutely superb drum teacher. His combination of knowledge, fun, professionalism, and the eloquence to bring everything together in a way that makes sense is what makes his lessons so useful and effective”.
Chris Winery, Drum Student. San Diego USA.
“I am hooked on drumming and making progress that I never expected. Plus I can count with a British accent!”.
Tom Flannagan, Drum Student. San Diego USA.