Drums Entry Level

Course Duration

6 Months

Course Overview

Rockschool Drums Premiere is the ideal starting point if you've just picked up the sticks for the first time. Learn the fundamentals of drumming in our easy-¬to-¬use Let's Rock books, then perform five of them in a quick 10¬ minute exam.
The Debut Drums exam is for candidates who have been learning a short time and have learnt the basic skills. There are two types of exam available at Debut, Grade Exam or Performance Certificate. Please see the Examinations section for an explanation of the differences.

Who can join this course?

• Ages 9 and up who have completed our foundation level course.
• Adult Learners who have completed our foundation level course.
• Candidates who want to pursue music as a career choice.
• Candidates who seeking international certificate for admission through ECA quota in universities.
• Candidates who want to secure UCAS points for admission n foreign university.
• Candidates who plan to become music teacher


• Computer/Mobile/Tablet/Laptop
• Earphones/Buds
• Printer
• Music Stand
• Drum Sticks
• Electric or Acoustic Drum kit

Learning Objectives

•The basics of music notation and your instrument
•Rock, pop, metal, country, indie and hip hop
•Simple phrases, beat

• Backbeat, ¼ hi-hat, unison bass and snare work
• Single and double strokes, paradiddles
• Playback Skills