Robert O.

Robert - River Music School London

Tutor of Drums and Music Theory

Robert started playing drums at the age of 13 and instantly found his passion! After studying through the Trinity Guildhall exams where he passed his Grade 8 with 91% distinction, he then went on to study at the prestigious Leeds Conservatoire where he graduated with a 1st Class Degree. Robert has been a freelance musician for 10 years with extensive teaching, session and performance experience in original and wedding bands, playing at festivals such as Boomtown, Love Supreme, Live at Leeds, King Tuts Summer Nights and many more!

 

When teaching Robert understands that each student is at a different stage of their musical journey, and that everyone learns differently. He takes a relaxed and personal approach, ensuring each of his students have personalised lessons dedicated to their specific goals and abilities. Robert teaches his students all the necessary skills to become well rounded drummers, such as: solid time keeping & groove, fills and chops, creative and musicianship, technique, and a wide range of genres.

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Testimonials:

"Robert is a fantastic drum tutor, could not recommend highly enough!" 

 


"In just a few lessons Rob really improved my confidence in my drumming ability and
developed my playing, helping me overcome hurdles that I was stuck on for months.
If you’re looking for a new drum teacher look no further."

 


"Robert has a way of communicating with my son across a shared passion that few
teachers are able to match. His lessons are exciting and engaging and my son loves
them!"