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Drum Lessons in a Boathouse in English, Hungarian, German & Serbian

My name is Ben (26), and I'm a certified drum teacher with about 15 years of experience behind the kit. Previously I have studied jazz drums at Kunstuniversitat of Graz. Currently I'm teaching at multiple institutions in Amsterdam such as: Lucky Beat Music Club, United Pop, British School of Amsterdam.

My classes take place on my boathouse at Weesperzijde, however if you wish I can also come to your place. I can guarantee you that after your first lesson you already will be able to play a simple rock beat!

I can teach you the following:
- Groove
- Speed & Stamina
- Technique
- Music Theory
- Music Production (Beat making) in Ableton
- Controlling dynamics
- DJing
- Body Percussion
- Reading music
- Composition
And much more...

When it comes to teaching, creative lessons and positive energy are my pillars. I do approach every student differently, making sure I am able to show them what is possible on the instrument. I certainly believe that everyone is capable of learning to play the very basics after a short period of time. I do think that since drumming goes back all the way to the primal ages, we all have the drummer inside us, it just hasn't awakened yet. I want to be that person who will awake the drummer inside of who is wanting to learn. I feel fortunate that I'm able to do what I've studied and get to live my passion. There is nothing better than to see a student improve, develop and see when they finally start to "get it".

Extra information

Private classes only in Amsterdam. Also, I'm able to teach you via any online platform of your choice as well.

Location

At teacher's location: Weesperzijde, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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General info

Skills:
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Hungarian, German, Serbian

About Me

My name is Benkő (26), drummer, educator, and music producer from Amsterdam. I am a dedicated professional that has been in the industry for fifteen years. I am currently employed part-time as a drum lecturer at Lucky Beat Music Club, United Pop, and British School of Amsterdam. I have previously worked internationally exposing myself to all types of cultures and personalities.

Education

Muzicka Skola Subotica Serbia / Secondary School Degree
BA Degree / Kunstuniversität Graz 2012-2015 (Jazz Drums).
SAE Amsterdam / 2018-2019 (Audio Engineering).

Experience / Qualifications

Downbeat Student Music Award Winner 2015 /
P&O Australia Cruise Lines / Music Coordinator (from 2015 to 2018)
Lucky Beat Music Club / from 2018 till present
United Pop / from 2019 till present
Drum Lessons / from 2017 till present

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The lesson with Ben was motivating, inspiring, and deepened the enthusiasm towards the instrument and music. You meet a professional teacher, with all the knowledge and patience one wishes for - highly recommeneded!

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