Welcome to Hybrid Stix Drum Teaching Studio

Expert tuition in all aspects of drum kit performance

Drum kit Performance


Expert Tuition

From beginners to the seasoned professional, Hybrid Stix Drum Teaching Studio provides expert drum kit tuition.

All styles of drum kit performance are taught here, from Latin American right through to the highly respected Moeller System, with emphasis on improvement through encouragement and realistic goal setting. Beginner students study from the superb Drumsense Teaching Method which is proven to give superb results. The studio itself is fully equipped with professional standard drum kits and audio devices.  


The Tutor

Simon Mellish has been playing the drum kit for 37 years and has been teaching drum kit for 25 years. His expert knowledge of the instrument gained over many years of performing coupled with a true passion for teaching drum kit, gives the student the perfect environment to learn in. Simon  carries an enhanced DBS certificate and  has full public liability insurance.

Past students include Derrick Mckenzie, famed drummer with Jamiroquai.

Performance credits include Derrick Nash from the Jools Holland rhythm Blues and Orchestra, famed vibrophonist, Roger Beaujolias plus many recording sessions for television and radio.


Lesson Prices/Packeges

Individual hour lesson: £25.00

Individual half hour: £15.00

Lessons can be booked in blocks  - prices and discounts on request.

Terms and Conditions 

Lesson are to be paid for in cash, cheque or bank transfer.

Where possible, 48 hrs notice of a lesson cancellation should be given. Full lesson fee is payable if no cancellation notice is given.

Lesson Enquiries

Better still, why not pop in for a chat?

The studio is open from 3.30 pm - 10.00 pm Monday through to Friday

Lessons can also be booked on Saturday and Sunday

Hybrid Stix Drum Teaching Studio

Unit 8 Groveley Business Centre, Groveley Road, Purewell, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 3HB

07961 979105

Drop me a line! Let me know if I can help with your drum kit performance