Learn to Play Drums at Focus Music!

Playing the drums is an exciting musical journey filled with rhythm, energy, and a whole lot of fun! At Focus Music, we offer excellent drum lessons for aspiring drummers of all ages. Let's explore what makes drumming special and how your child can embark on this rhythmic adventure!

What we offer


Tailored Learning

  • Personalized learning experience with a curriculum designed to suit your individual goals and skill level.
  • Customized lesson plans to focus on your specific musical interests, ensuring you stay motivated and engaged.
  • Flexible teaching approach that adapts to your learning style, allowing you to progress at your own pace.

Progressive Curriculum

  • As your child explores their musical potential, they will progress through carefully structured grades (Grade 1 to 8) within the AMEB system. Similar to coloured belts in martial arts, each grade represents a new level of skill and accomplishment and introduce new techniques, musical concepts, and repertoire.

Diverse Musical Styles

  • Explore a wide range of musical genres including classical, jazz, pop, rock, and more.
  • Learn to play your favourite songs and delve into the techniques and nuances of different musical styles.
  • Gain a well-rounded musical education by discovering and appreciating various genres, expanding your musical horizons.

Qualified Instructors

  • Learn from experienced and highly qualified instructors who are passionate about music education.
  • Our instructors have professional backgrounds and extensive knowledge in their respective instruments.
  • Receive expert guidance and personalized feedback to help you develop proper technique, musicality, and overall proficiency.

Performance Opportunities

  • Showcase your progress and boost your confidence through regular performance opportunities at the Mid-Year and End of Year Concerts as well as other events throughout the year.
  • Gain valuable stage experience, develop your performance skills, and foster a sense of accomplishment and pride in your musical journey

Choose your Teacher

Luke Olejnik

Music has always been a very integral part of Luke’s life, with an immense love and passion for drums. Luke has been playing the drums for over 16 years with 7 years of teaching experience. Throughout Luke’s musical career he has seen himself in various bands working amongst other skilled...
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Felix Lemann

Felix started playing drums and percussion in primary school and is currently in third year of the Bachelor of Music (Jazz) at WAAPA. Felix is currently the drummer for Wayjo’s (WA Youth Jazz Orchestra) Tuesday Night Orchestra and is also pre-recording sessions for the WAAPA musical A Chorus Line. Felix...
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More about Drums at Focus Music

1. The Joy of Drumming

Drumming is more than just hitting a drum; it's a way to express yourself and create captivating beats. The drum kit consists of various components like the snare drum, bass drum, cymbals, and more. As your child learns to play the drums, they'll experience the joy of creating their own unique rhythms.

2. Focus Music Drum Lesson

At Focus Music, we provide high-quality drum lessons tailored to suit each student's age, skill level, and musical goals. Our experienced instructors create a nurturing environment where your child can learn and grow as a drummer. With patient guidance and personalized attention, we help them develop essential drumming techniques and musical understanding.

3. Rockschool Drum Exams

To enhance your child's progress and provide recognition for their achievements, Focus Music offers Rockschool Drum Exams. Rockschool is an internationally recognized curriculum that allows students to earn qualifications as they advance their drumming skills. While not mandatory, these exams provide valuable feedback, encourage goal setting, and boost confidence.

4. Benefits of Drumming

Learning to play the drums offers numerous benefits for children. It helps improve coordination, concentration, and fine motor skills. Drumming also enhances rhythm perception and timing, which can positively impact their musical abilities in other areas. Additionally, drumming is a fantastic outlet for creativity and self-expression.

5. Flexible Learning Options

Focus Music understands the importance of flexibility in today's busy world. We offer both in-person and online drum lessons, allowing students to choose the mode of learning that suits them best. Whether your child prefers the convenience of learning from home or the social interaction of in-person lessons, we have them covered.

6. Qualified Instructors

Our drum instructors at Focus Music are highly skilled musicians who are passionate about teaching. They have extensive experience in drumming and are dedicated to nurturing your child's musical journey. With their expertise and guidance, your child will develop a solid foundation and progress steadily in their drumming skills.

7. Parental Involvement

As a parent, your involvement plays a crucial role in supporting your child's musical development. Encourage regular practice sessions, attend their lessons, and show an interest in their progress. By being involved, you can inspire and motivate your child to explore the world of drumming.

8. Focus Music organizes recitals and concerts where students can showcase their progress and gain performance experience. These events help build confidence and create a sense of community among students and their families. Playing in front of an audience is a thrilling experience that boosts self-esteem and allows students to share their musical talents with others.


Learning to play the drums at Focus Music opens up a world of rhythm, creativity, and self-expression for your child. With experienced instructors, flexible learning options, and the opportunity for recognized qualifications through Rockschool Drum Exams, your child's drumming skills will flourish. Contact us about the exciting drumming journey that awaits!