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Joshua Blackmore - Drum Kit Teacher

Joshua Blackmore Drum Kit Teacher (Cambridge)

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  • Central Cambridge (CB1) View on map
  • Last Logged In: 03 Aug 2017
  • Sex: Male
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  • Can Travel To: East Cambridgeshire, South Cambridgeshire
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  • Professional Qualification Royal Academy of Music BMus Hons First Class
  • Professional Qualification L.R.A.M
  • Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) Check Full CRB


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Personal Message
I am visiting Drum professor at the Royal Welsh College Of Music & The Westminster School. With 9 years experience teaching in state & private sector schools, I offer an all rounded and fun drum education with a clear focus on technique.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
Drum Kit - Jazz, Rock, Pop etc.
Tell me about your qualifications.
I graduated from the Royal Academy Of Music in 2008 with a 1st class honours. I also gained my L.R.A.M. teaching qualification. I have A levels in Music and Music Technology and did all my ASBRSM and Rock School grades growing up.
What kind of experience do you have?
2017-Present - Drum Teacher at the Westminster School
2016-Present - Drum Professor at The Royal Welsh College Of Music
2015-Present - Musician in residence at the Wellingborough School
2011-2013 - Pipers Corner School
2008-2017 - Percussion Tutor for Brent Music Service
2002-2004 - Clarinet and Drum Kit teacher at the Derby Moor School

Master Classes at Bern Conservatoire, Royal Academy Of Music, Drum Tech, Hamburg school of music, Royal Northern College of Music, Leeds College of Music and many more.
How much do you charge?
Lessons cost £40 per hour at my home studio. I can travel to you but my time and travel costs need to be factored in.
Where do you teach?
I live in central Cambridge and teach from my home studio situated at the bottom of the garden. I have pupils who travel from surrounding towns such as Cherry Hinton, Bury St Edmunds, Great Shelford, Royston etc.
When are you available?
I am pretty flexible with lesson times but like to keep things regular. I am often away touring so I need a little bit of flexibility from my students as well.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach all ages and all abilities.
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
Rock School
Conservatoire auditions
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I have a full and up to date CRB certificate.
Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I also offer Drum Lessons via Skype or Google Plus.
Where and with whom did you train?
I studied at the RAM with Martin France.