Drum Private Lesson

Course Number: PROD-110DL1Credit Hours: 1

Course Description

Private lesson instruction is designed to reinforce and complement the variety of subjects and techniques encountered in the program, as well as to allow the student to explore more specific topics in depth with their instructor. Each week, students will submit a video, which the instructor will respond to with detailed feedback based on the student’s questions and performance. Students are given the opportunity to change private instructors every six months, if so desired.

Prerequisite: Students must complete each level in order to continue into the subsequent level of the course.


Course Objectives:


Hardware Requirements:

  • Practice pad, stand, and sticks
  • Audio Technica ATR2100-USB microphone
  • Webcam
  • Desktop or laptop PC or Mac with speakers, running the most up-to-date versions of Google Chrome or Firefox (see “Software Requirements” for more info)
  • Video/audio recording software, such as iMovie or Windows Live Movie Maker
  • Recommended: Drums (acoustic or electric)
  • Recommended: Behringer Xenyx Q502USB Mixer
  • Recommended: CD/MP3 player (separate from computer)

Software Requirements: