Take Percussion Lessons with Virtuoso Musician Perry Dreiman, percussionist in The Los Angeles Philharmonic. Here are over 20 video lessons that will teach you how to play percussion today! The curriculum was created by some of the leading music educators in the world. This step-by-step method will teach you the basics as well as advanced techniques. (Music notation is included).

The lessons cover:
Meet Your Teacher
Your Drum
Drum Basics
Holding The Sticks
Feeling The Beat
Hot Cross Buns
Flams, Drags, and Bounces
The Metronome
The Drum Roll
We Are Rollin’ Along
Crazy Stuff!
8th Note Study
Cymbals (Single)
Cymbals (Pairs)
Rehearsal Etiquette
Bass Drum
Ode To Joy (Part 1 and Part 2)
Rockin’ Out The Blues
1/8th Notes & Triplets

Music Lifeboat’s percussion lessons provide world-class video instruction at a low cost to help you become an excellent percussionist and musician. 10% of all proceeds go to the non-profit The Harmony Project of America, a nonprofit that brings music education and instruments to underserved students. We are working on a solution to bring free music education to the world that is sustainable. We can use your support by joining us on social media so we can work together to begin a movement so every child has access to music education. To learn more visit our website at

What’s New

Version 1.1

Fixed critical in-app purchase bug affecting some users.

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

GGould1 ,

Excellent app for learning percussion basics.

Covers techniques for the complete beginner to advanced. Perfect for any body looking to build proper fundamentals of percussion technique taught my a principal percussionist in the Phil.

Tracy simp ,

Effective percussion learning app

Apart from all free percussion learning apps, this app is much more better. I love this application, the best app ever!

rumy hasan ,

Good app to learn percussion

I love this app. It’s very very good app for who are really learn percussion. This are lots of percussion learning tutorial....great


Music Lifeboat
55.5 MB

Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 4+
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