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Drum Lessons Derby - Award Winning | MM Drum School

"Michael is an inspiring teacher and I have progressed beyond my expectations here at MM Drum School"

Exam Results in,


Well done Amrit achieving grade 4 merit 80%!


Talent Show Finals!


A massive congratulations to one of our 8 year old Student's Josh Green who has won his School Talent Show!! Nice one Josh. We're very impressed. Keep it up! :)


Rock School Grades


Welcome to all new starters and all the best to all our students doing their Rock School Grades from age 5 to 76! No one is too young or too old to succeed here.


Yes, we really do have a 76 year young learner preparing for a Debut graded exam!



Welcome Alina (APA Creative Unlimited).


Derby Punk Rocker / private QTS teacher is delivering GCSE English amongst other things at our new facility in Derby.


Alina is an extremely talented and creative individual who adds an exciting vibe to any environment.

Shout out to Mark (Derby Guitar Tuition).


Mark's tuition has become popular and runs lessons Mon - Fri at our facility.


Our Student Josh Smeeton thoroughly enjoys his ensembe sessions every Monday with Mark.



Special Educational Needs provides no barrier here at MM Drum School. Shout out to Joel Dibden with his music compositions and well done all SEN learners with exceptional progress in all sessions.

Drumming in the News!


Staff training & Qualifications.


"Congratulations to Admin Matt becoming a fully qualified Administrator. Completing his work based diploma at MM Drum School makes us a proud employer. Matt has put in much effort for this achievment and takes pride in his role. I oftern wonder how I would manage with out him" Michael.

Tuck Shop Now Open!


Come and see what goodies we have got  :P

Well done to student Eitan for successfully completing his work placement with us!! :)

Eitan Work Experience MM Drum School

New additions to our kit are coming soon! Be on the look out for them the next time you come!

Well done John! 76 year young drummer practicing hard for his Debut drum exam with RSL Rock School Ltd. The exam board kindly featured John on their social media. We would like to thank everyone for all your support.

Xmas Workshop Rock School 2017

We're Co hosting Fleet Arts Christmas Rock School with Alpha Pro Creative. See contact information on the flyer :) #christmas #rockout #musicworkshops #bands #fun #workingtogether

Accessories now onsale at our shop! Sticks, Tuners, Washers, Felts, Clamps etc. Drop by and have a look at what we have on offer!

Mark L Teaching

"We are delighted to see one of our ex students John Ninon doing good with his own school in Bangalore India. As a teacher I had lots of fun developing John, it is a delight that he has taken his new skills back to his home in India and is now inspiring others around him to take up music. Michael"


We're delighted to announce that our wonderful student Lauren has joined the team too as a Maintenance Assistant, helping to keep our facility up to it's high standards. I've had the pleasure of starting Lauren from scratch and she is now high up the gradings, all-ready participated in various project with us and is a very promising young drummer too.

Josh Green (aged 9) performing us RSL - Rockschool Ltd. Drums Debut 'Z'. I think we'll be seeing more of Josh as he progresses though the grades. He has already won his schools talent show last year and will be sitting his exam soon in the next block.

Thanks from MM Drum School

Alex, who has recently joined the school stopped drumming all together after loosing confidence. He is now well on his way to achieving his first grade & was a good help to me in one of my workshop sessions yesterday. Demonstrating the kit to the class.


Big thanks to Gez from Alpha Pro Creative stepping in for us today last minute. He has done an awesome job!

Good luck to all of our students who will be doing their Rockschool Exams soon!! :)

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"The Drummers Guide: Book 1, The Beginners"


Our first book has been released. World wide distribution will be implemented and our book is available in two formats. Paperback & e-book.


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