Professional Drum Lessons in Leicester, in amazing new studios!

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Welcome to the new-look Dye House Drum Works – for drum lessons in Leicester – thank you for visiting!

My name is Lee Boyd Allatson and I have been a providing professional drum lessons in Leicester for 30 years. I opened Dye House Drum Works back in October 2009 and since then have been providing drum lessons and drum equipment to many local players. We provide drum lessons for children and drum tuition for beginners through to advanced drumming and preparation for further and higher education. Whatever your drumming needs – we are here to help!

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Lee Allatson – Dye House Drum Works

There are many great services provided by Dye House Drum Works drum school: We offer bespoke, one-to-one drum lessons, tailored to the needs and goals of each individual student; furthermore, we regularly supply a range of unique and inspiring clinics and masterclasses for group events. We also have our own drum shop and a YouTube channel hosting a whole bunch of great tuition videos. Have a browse around the website and leave a comment, or drop us a line with any questions or queries. There’s always something new going on, so do please feel free to visit often!

Drum Lessons in Leicester with Dye House Drum Works are still only £19 per hour!  [More Info]

Tuition Room 1 at Dye House Drum Works

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Students having drum lessons in Leicester
Drum Lessons in Leicester at Dye House Drum Works
We recommend that all of our students use ear protection whilst playing.
Dye House Drum Works Students
Dye House Drum Works Students: All ages, and working in all kinds of exciting musical directions!

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Tuition Room 2 at Dye House Drum Works
 
 

Leicester College Workshop

Dye House Drum Works – Music Workshops and Lectures.

Dye House Drum Works has been working closely with Leicester College, helping students gain entry to higher level education and pro/semi-pro careers in music. As part of this relationship, I was recently invited to host two lectures as a guest speaker at the college’s Abbey Park campus for students enrolled on the Performing Musician and Music Technology courses.

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Lee Allatson’s Musicianship and Musicality workshop at Leicester College, 2015

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Theloniuos Monk/Straight, No Chaser tutorial

Learn to play jazz drums at Dye House Drum Works

I thought I might share a couple of things with you today, as this afternoon I am enjoying the music of Thelonious Monk – and his drummer of the time, Ben Riley.

If you’re not familiar with Monk’s work, check him out. In terms of jazz greats, he’s right up there and really is someone with whom all musicians should become at least aware.

There is so much to love about the man and his music, but for me the real deal clincher is a singular sense of fun that comes through in his compositions and performances. Continue reading