Drum Ambition is an online service for beginner drummers, presented by Simon DasGupta - known to Mike Dolbear for over 20 years. Drum Ambition is backed by San Diego Drum Lessons; a physical teaching school in San Diego, California - which is officially our first US based Affiliated Drum School.
Drum Ambition has been created to walk beginner drummers through the important early days of learning, with a comprehensive series of multi-angle videos shot in HD. Featuring on-screen scrolling music notation, downloadable sheet music, audio files, and useful blog features; this is the complete online solution for beginner drummers.
In his day to day role as Founder and Principal Drum Instructor at San Diego Drum Lessons, Simon routinely helps students of all ages and levels achieve their drumming related goals. With a diverse playing background including cruise ships, theatre and television work, Simon is uniquely positioned to help student drummers with all aspects of playing, including sight reading, technique, multiple styles and music business skills.
Simon DasGupta is a Vic Firth Educational Artist, and Drum Ambition is presented in partnership with Yamaha Drums, Zildjian, Vic Firth, Evans Drumheads, Meinl Percussion, Audix Microphones and Protection Racket cases.
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