As most of us know, there are so many positive benefits to learning how to play a musical instrument. Taking lessons can help in many ways in all aspects of your life from educational to personal, so out of all the instruments you can choose from, why pick the drums?
Positive benefits of taking drums lessons
- Improves your concentration and focus
- Increases your knowledge of all things music
- Broadens your horizons in the music world to brand new instruments, sounds, and styles of music from around the world you may have never heard of before!
- It gets you involved
- There are many different ways to get involved with drums around the Omaha area. Most middle schools, high schools, and colleges or Universities have bands with a percussion section in them, like a marching band, which you could join! There are also many bands that play gigs around Omaha that need drummers, so you could be a part of a great band as well!
- Plus many more!
The types of drums you can learn
Even though there is a seemingly endless list of all the different types of drums, it is recommended that you learn and get comfortable with the classic drum set. Once you have mastered that, you will have the skills and knowledge to go on to a more specific style of a drum.
- There are different types of drum kits including
- Acoustic, electronics, jazz and rock
- There are hand drums like
- Congas and bongos
- There are also frame drums, like the tambourine and many different types of African drums
- There are also many different types of drums that are used in a marching band including
- Multi-tenor, bass drum, and the marching snare!
Drums we offer
Our most popular drum lesson is with the classic drum kit, it teaches the basics of drumming and also lays a great foundation for any other musical instrument that you may want to try later on. Our university-trained and knowledgeable drum teachers are all experts in all things drums and are all eager to teach you how to become the best drummer that you can!
How to get signed up!
If you are wanting to sign up for drum lessons here at Omaha School of Music and Dance there are a few ways you can do that!
- Sign up online
- Visit us in person, we are located right off of 144th and Dodge at 14505 California St. Omaha, NE 68154
- Give us a call at (4020 515-9639