Services Provided

Private lessons are available at Marks’s teaching studio in Doncaster East and are designed to suit your individual needs. Mark provides a friendly and professional approach covering all styles of drumming for beginners through to advanced levels. Mark’s qualifications include Associate Performer Diploma (Drum Kit) and Grade 5 Music Theory. He combines his knowledge gained from his years of study with a practical understanding of drumming from his industry experience as a live and studio drummer. He teaches students of all age groups, whether it be purely for pleasure, to prepare for exams or to expand on your existing knowledge. Many of Mark’s students have gone on to enjoy live performances, tours, recording sessions and some have become teachers.

$26 per half hour lesson. Please contact Mark for availability.

Mark has taught piano and keyboard for many years and specialises in teaching beginners to intermediate. His qualifications include Grade 7 Modern Piano and Grade 5 Music Theory. Mark enjoys teaching students from all age groups, whether it be purely for pleasure or for the early to intermediate stages of the examination syllabus.

$26 per half hour lesson. Please contact Mark for availability.

In many cases, music theory is included or combined with normal piano or drum lessons. Some students book in for lessons specifically on the subject of music theory. Mark has himself completed Grade 5 Music Theory.

$26 per half hour lesson. Please contact Mark for availability.

Mark has been involved in hundreds of recording sessions over the years for various bands and solo artists, recording a variety of styles and has worked at several Melbourne studios. Mark can create a drum part to suit your songs or follow directions if you have a clear picture of what you want. Recording studio time can be expensive and Mark takes pride in being well prepared and working efficiently on the day. Please feel free to contact Mark to discuss your recording project, availability and related costs.

Mark has presented workshops on a national and international level on a variety of subjects including in-depth explanations of his publications, the examination system and general drumming topics. Feel free to contact Mark to discuss booking a workshop.