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Drum Lessons in Louisville, Kentucky

Drum roll, please! Are you thinking about taking drum lessons? If so there are many places in the Louisville and Southern Indiana area which offer drum lessons. Take a look at three of them!

Name: Mom’s Music

Location: 1710 East 10th Street, Jeffersonville, Indiana 47130

Phone Number/Website/Email: (812) 283-3304

Ages: Most ages (depends on maturity/readiness of younger children)

Lessons: Private

Tuition/Cost: $90 for four ½ hr lessons (held weekly)

Special Notes: Mom’s Music is a well-known local music shop which has been in business for over 20 years. They offer an 8 week “rock-star” program in which kids from 8 to 18 are placed in bands based on age and skill. This program is offered 5 times a year. They meet weekly for an hour and a half over the 8 week course. Please note that this Rock School program is not a substitute for individual lessons!

Name: University of Louisville School of Music, Community Music Program (CMP)

Location: University of Louisville

Phone Number/Website: (502) 852-5850

Ages: All

Lessons: Private Lessons

Tuition/Cost: Weekly lessons for 16 weeks. Traditional 16 week semester cost: 30 minutes $464 and 60 minutes $928. There is a $20 Registration Fee at the beginning of a 16 week session.

Special Notes: The University of Louisville School of Music Community Music Program is for all ages and part of their goal is to provide the highest quality teaching and be a primary source for non-collegiate music education for the people of Kentuckiana.

Name: Louisville School of Rock

Location: 2303 Watterson Trail, Louisville, Kentucky 40299 (Jeffersontown area)

Phone Number/Website: (502) 266-5552

Ages: All

Lessons: Private and Group (groups of 2 to 3 can also take advantage of private lessons which usually involve a parent/child, 2 friends, or a family learning the same instrument at the same time).

Tuition/Cost: 30 and 60 minute lessons. Monthly lessons: Novice/Beginner Level, 30 minutes $80, 60 Minutes 160; Intermediate Level, 30 minutes $100, 60 minutes $200, Master Level, 30 minutes $140, Hour $280. There is an enrollment/registration fee of $25 per student or $35 per family.

Special Notes: Lessons are held in private rehearsal rooms that contain the latest technology (amps, keyboards, mics, computers). You can also have a progress report every 6 weeks. Private concerts are available for those who want to play for a group. Students are allowed to set their own goals.

If you are at the intermediate or masters level you must audition or be recommended by your former instructor.