Seattle Drum School of Music

Seattle's premium music instruction hub - two locations, some of the best instructors around, no attitude, just learning and inspiration!

Founded in 1986 the Seattle Drum School is a music institution of 40+ teachers providing lessons for guitar, bass, piano, voice, flute, saxophone, clarinet, trumpet, recording, DJ, and drums (duh). From beginning lessons to master classes SDS offers a variety of instruction for every level and every need.


Children get it.

Famous musician poses as homeless man. His discovery will make you think.

Music Lessons Were the Best Thing Your Parents Ever Did for You, According to Science All those scales were worth it. 

Rhodes from last summer. He is growing so fast!

Seattle Drum School helps kids find the joy in rhythm

You can read the feature we had in Seattle's Child here! Thanks again for your support - we are proud to be a part of the lives of so many awesome students! Local musicians find value in letting children explore


Steve & Kristy's grandson Rhodes made it to the big time - check out the March 2017 issue of Seattle's Child! And make sure to read the article on Seattle Drum School. Thanks for the support!

[02/11/17]   Hi everybody!

We just wanted to take a second to let you all know that Comcast, our phone provider, is experiencing some technical difficulties resulting in callers receiving a busy signal rather than being able to reach us. It is an area-wide issue. We are very sorry for the inconvenience and have been told that the issue is expected to be resolved by 8:30 or 9 tonight. In the mean time, we can be reached via email at Thank you for your patience and understanding!

[12/30/16]   Correction: Our sale is New Years Day (Sunday) from 3-6.

[12/30/16]   Don't forget our New Year's Day Sale 3-6pm at 12510 15th Ave NE (our soon-to-be old school).WE ARE SELLING DRUMS, HARDWARE, CYMBALS, AMPLIFIERS, ELECTRONICS, TOOLS, FURNITURE, APPLIANCES AND MORE! Everything is $5 unless marked otherwise.

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