Study with Daniel – Lessons and Career Guidance

Work with Daniel from anywhere in the world via Skype!


“Daniel, thank you so much for the guidance. After 28 years of playing drums, I’ve seen incredible improvement in my playing since I stated studying with you. I look forward to continuing this process.”

Clifford K., Portland, OR

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Study Drums with Daniel: In-Person or via Skype

Want to walk into any gig and own it?

Join the growing corps of drummers (now hailing from five continents) who are taking their careers “to the next level” under Daniel’s one-of-a-kind, high-intensity guidance.

In every session, Daniel combines in-depth technique with broad historical overview and large amounts of inspiration and motivation. Each lesson is followed up with a personalized review sheet and short practice videos that accompany every exercise covered. Daniel’s feedback also incorporates a healthy dose of drum wisdom as imparted by Freddie Gruber, Daniel’s teacher and mentor of many years.

Daniel says, “I’m a serious, passionate teacher, and my goal is to pass that enthusiasm on to my students. I always emphasize practicalities, goal-setting and creating your own vision. I’m interested in giving you the ability to walk into any gig and own it.”

Get started today – contact Daniel here!

Daniel is a proud member of the Vic Firth Education Team, the Sabian Education Network and the Professional Drum Teachers Guild (PDTG).  He teaches musicians of all ages, styles, and abilities.

Learn More about Daniel’s conceptual approach to teaching:

Interested in learning more about Daniel’s conceptual approach to teaching and practice and how they relate to drumming evolution? Please check out a couple of programs he recently recorded:

– Daniel’s DRUMEO Live Lesson about the evolution of PULSE
– The Daniel Glass PODCAST, Episode 1: “Understanding Deliberate Practice”
– The Daniel Glass PODCAST, Episode 7: “Keep Calm and Learn to Love Jazz”

Career Guidance for Musicians

– Looking for some guidance in jump-starting the business side of your music career?

– Feeling the need to adjust your attitude from hopelessness and doubt to confidence and positivity?

– Seeking a shot of inspiration that will motivate you to follow your dreams to the next level?

Now you can tap into Daniel’s 25+ years of experience in the percussion and music industry through a personal Skype consultation.

Contact Daniel today to get started!

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