Posts Tagged: drummer

Student Story: Dalton Thomas (Drums)

DIME ONLINE offers flexible, affordable study options for students across the globe. Study wherever you are in the world! BA(Hons) courses in Creative Music Performance (specialising in JTC Guitar or Drums), Creative Songwriting, and Music Entrepreneurship begin on January 28th 2019! Start your application today. APPLY NOW! No time to study for a full-time degree? Check out our standalone modules! … Read more »

Student Story: Emanuele Marchetti – BA(Hons) Creative Music Performance – Drums

  BA(Hons) courses in Guitar, Drums, Songwriting, and Music Entrepreneurship begin in September 2018! Start your application today. APPLY NOW! No time to study for a full-time degree? Check out our standalone modules!  STANDALONE MODULES Interested in finding out more about DIME ONLINE? Email info@dime-online.org or check out the homepage: www.dime-online.org You can also find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. .

Staff Spotlight: Head of Education, Mike Sturgis

RECORDING Mike has recently been recording with Beverley Knight and The Staks at Mark Knopfler’s British Grove Studios.  The record is being produced by Andy Wright  (who has also worked with Jeff Beck and Simple Minds).   Mike was also in Boston, at the Woolly Mammoth Studios with Dave Limina, who is the Assistant Chair of Piano Department at Berklee School of Music. You can… Read more »

Student Story: Welcome Budimir Štivičić – Drums

What is your musical background? I’ve studied music, musicology, jazz performance and arranging before this course. I already have a BA (Hons) in Humanities with Music degree from the Open University, and I’ve played drums for about 20 years now. Why did you decide to apply for an online music degree? It allows me to… Read more »

Student Story: Pranayam Aquino – Student Representative, Drums

Welcome, Pranayam! Tell us a bit about yourself. Hi, my name is Pranayam and I am a drummer from Manila. I currently live in Shanghai, China and I am enrolled in the BA (Hons) Creative Music Performance (Drums). I started the course in January 2018. What is your musical background? I started playing the drums when I… Read more »

INTRODUCING: Pete Riley! Drum Instructor

• Who was a big influence as you progressed as a drummer? Simon Phillips has always had a sound and approach that appealed to me. He’s also been gracious enough to spend some time talking drums with me, both in my early days and over the years. • What was the first record you ever… Read more »