Drum lessons in St Leonards

We offer drum lessons in St Leonards near the station with excellent teachers backed by an effective and structured music academy program. At the JWA studio you or your kids can learn in a purpose-built, soundproof space

  • Real drumkits – learn real touch, feel, and tone on an acoustic instrument
  • Excellent equipment and resources – why settle for less?
  • Quality teachers, structured lessons – we are committed to your success
  • Soundproof studio – play without disturbing others & without distraction
  • Near the station & buses – easy to get to, easy parking close by
  • Exceptional track record – check out some of our alumni. We get results.
  • All ages, all levels – everyone is welcome at JWA
  • Weekday afternoon/evening & Saturday lessons available – choices.
  • Opportunities to join jazz ensembles – JWA has a famous program of jazz combos.

JWA drum teachers

Our drum teachers are Ashley Stoneham and Luke Hennings. Both are skilful and experienced teachers who really care about their students. Education is a priority for them and they want you/your child to succeed. Like every teacher at Jazz Workshop Australia, Ashley and Luke are supported by a strong and successful academy program that offers their students many great opportunities to gain performing experience and to be extend as musicians.

Ashley Stoneham is a graduate of Sydney Conservatorium of Music with a bachelor of music (jazz performance) He is also currently studying for a postgraduate master of education. He is an in-demand freelance and session drummer as well as a regular member of bands Delay 45 and Sagrada Familiar. Luke Hennings is a freelance jazz and contemporary drummer and a regular member of the band Tarros Ladder and often plays with Misa Jazz.

Try a drum lesson or enrol now

To enrol in either a one-off trial lesson or regular lessons, just contact us and we’ll set up a time for you. Lessons start from $54.60/half hour. Go here to see all the prices and options. If you or your child are looking for drum lessons in St Leonards or on Sydney’s north shore, we are here for you.

Ashley Stoneham, drum teacher
Luke Hennings, JWA drum teacher