Drumroll, by John Hildebrand, is dedicated to providing inspired drum lessons for students of all ages in Vancouver. With over 20 years experience as a drum teacher in Vancouver and extensive formal percussion training , John offers a supportive, friendly and versatile approach to teaching drums to suit each student’s musical interests and goals. Learn correct technique, to read sheet music and to count and subdivide. Learn to play your favourite songs and discover the many styles of drumming from around the world.
Flexible scheduling available.
Lesson follow-up, text and/or video.
Lesson/study material included.
I am the sole owner and operator of my studio.
I do not share my teaching studio with any other teachers
I do not host group lessons or band rehearsals
All students are encouraged to wear a mask.
I am taking daily measures to ensure the cleanliness of my teaching studio.
All of my current students have been asked to stay home if they feel sick.
"As a parent I can absolutely recommend John to help guide your child's musical journey."
Steve Sukert - Parent
"John has been a great teacher and mentor, he gives my son lots of confidence."
Angela Culley - Parent
" You have made and left a huge positive impression on my son."
Dorothy Zielke - Parent
"John's passion for teaching comes through during each lesson. We highly recommend John."
Deidre Lacroix - Parent
"John's knowledge, devotion and patience with instruction helped shape my early years as a drummer."
"John never failed to introduce something fun and challenging in class - I always looked forward to them."
"John taught me how to see my potential and how to reach for it. Thank you for being an awesome teacher."
"John has inspired me to continue music outside of my lessons whether at school or elsewhere."
Study The Songs You Love.
Understand How Musicians Work Together.
Video And Email Follow-up Included.
Understand Rhythmic Notation.
Play Along To Fun And Challenging Songs.
Discover A Vast Selection Study Material.
Rock: Begin with the essentials.
Funk and R’n B: Expand on the fundamentals.
Jazz: Explore this wide ranging style.
African and Latin: Discover these mesmerizing rhythms.
Technique and Reading: Develop technical ability and strong reading skills.