About Marc

With  a busy playing schedule spanning over twenty years Marc is able to pass on first hand knowledge of all aspects of drumming and the music industry. He has lectured/tutored at: Middlesex University, The Colchester Institute, Dartington College of Arts, Seevic VI form college, The Essex Easter Jazz course (which he now co-runs) and is also the resident percussion tutor at Brentwood School.

All tuition is bespoke so you can work through particular genre, specialise technique, come for a couple of lessons, or follow Marc’s own curriculum which has been refined over more than 20 years and produced a number of professional players.


Exams, GCSE, A level, University Auditions. 

For those who choose exams Marc has a wealth of experience preparing for GCSE and A level performances as well as University Auditions. He has also tutored numerous students through the Trinity Grades with a 100% pass rate over 24 years.

Drum Hut Studios.

Lesson take place at Drum Hut Studios. A custom built tuition suite and recording studio that has everything you may need including several top of the range drum kits SAKAE, DW or YAMAHA. We are proud to be endorsed by MEINAL Cymbals, EVANS Drum heads and ProMark sticks.

The studio also features:

Who can have lessons and how do I start?

Anyone that is keen and has time to practise. Children can come from the age of 7 and previous/current students include:


SEN (Special Educational Needs).

Marc has experience teaching students with ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and hearing impairment. In his opinion it’s simply a matter of finding the best way to teach you as an individual. Being categorised as SEN is no reason not to play the drums and enjoy music.