Rob has been drumming professionally for 30 years and performs drum clinics around Europe and UK for DW Drums and Bosphorus Cymbals.

Rob’s lessons are designed to give you new techniques and musical styles to improve your existing technique on the drum kit. Whether you play as a semi-pro musician or just for enjoyment, these lessons will help you to get more from your drumming. All styles are covered in the lessons and there are plenty of technical exercises to improve your overall control and creativity on the drum set.

Past experience includes: Siouxsie Sioux, Simple Minds, Peter Gabriel, Miles Kane, Modern English, Andy Partridge, Hugh Cornwell, David Rhodes, BlackBox, Innes Sibun, Jamie Cullum, Andy Sheppard, Herbie Flowers, Charlie Jones, Jason Rebello, Derek Nash, Adrian Utley.

Career highlights: Later…With Jools Holland, Friday with Jonathan Ross, BBC Electric Proms, iTunes Festival, ‘Transmission’ Channel 4, Taratata, MTV Europe, America Morning Show, BBC Radio 1 and Radio 2.

Rob has also written educational articles for Modern Drummer, Rhythm magazine and Drummer Magazine, as well as releasing his own instructional DVD ‘Technique and Musicality’ in 2010.

£184 UoB Students/ £264 Staff

Spring tuition commences the week beginning 13 Feb 2017, the last lesson during the week beginning 3 April. Spring tuition will be available to buy 31 Jan 2017 at 10:00 and reserve week (for when tuition has not taken place) beginning 24 April 2017. To book a lesson go to the

Please note lessons are not available to the public.

Music tuition is very popular, so please book as soon as possible when sales begin to avoid disappointment. You may be eligible for one of our Tuition Awards, Scholarships or Student Development Funds?

Meets your exact needs as a musician, has a clear passion towards teaching and drums. An inspirational and highly knowledgeable teacher