Availability and Prices


£10.00 for a 20 minute online lesson

£14.00 for a 30 minute online lesson

£20 for a 45 minute online lesson

£28.00 for an hour online lesson

We are going cashless! Online payments by PayPal or bank transfer must be made on or before the lesson. Block bookings/payments can be arranged please contact.

*Please understand cancellations must be notified 48 hours before the lesson otherwise there will be a 50% charge which will be payable at the next lesson.*

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Lessons at Milne Drum Tuition are available to book

Monday: 4:30-8:30, Tuesday 4:30-8:30 Thursday: 4:30-7:00, Friday: 4:00-6:00 

Saturday: Rising Stars and Brunel Brass Academy (Brass Band) 9:00-11:00 (CURRENTLY POSPONED)

Lessons at Andy Wraight Teaching Studios are available to book:

Wednesday 4:30-7:30

There is currently a waiting list for some time slots so please book in advance if you wish to start your lessons. Lessons are booked for a weekly basis and you will be notified if that slot is free, for example if a student is away on holiday or wishes to take a break. 

What can you learn?

Here at Milne Drum Tuition, I have designed a beginner course that can be tailored with you in mind. This course will give you the foundation you need to build you skills, techniques and all-round playing ability. Intermediate and advanced tuition is also available. You can take Rock School or the 2018 Trinity Rock and Pop grade books Initial-Grade 8!

Start learning:

It’s important to build a solid foundation. If you are a complete beginner or have been playing before but never quite grasped the basics. Foundation lessons will give you a good understanding of the basic techniques and grooves.

  • 1/4 note grooves
  • 1/8th note grooves
  • 1/16th note grooves
  • 4/4, 3/4, 6/4, 12/8 time signatures
  • Stick grip
  • Shuffle rhythms
  • Triplets
  • Basic half and whole bar fills
  • Hand and feet co-ordination
  • Understanding song structure


  • Improving time keeping
  • Playing to a click 
  • Rudiments
  • Genre studies: funk, reggae, jazz, indie, metal
  • Co-ordination development
  • Advanced reading and writing
  • Performance techniques
  • Improvisation skills


  • Odd time signatures and songs
  • Latin and Latin funk
  • Afro-cuban styles
  • Displacement
  • Linear phrases
  • Four way limb co-ordination
  • Brush technique
  • Moeller technique