Equipping future DRUMMERS

with top quality professional DRUM TRAINING!

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If you have the desire to learn how to play drums professionally, then Groove Regulators is for you!

Groove Regulators is a training academy located in Florida North on the West Rand of Johannesburg who purpose to train aspiring drummers who want to equip themselves with the skill to play at a professional level.

Our mission is to train musicians in their craft, and equip them with the skill to enter any musical situation as confident and well equipped musicians. Our course will form a strong, theory-based musical foundation within you. Groove Regulators institute emphasizes mentorship and character development and provides a platform for personal growth.

We invite YOU to come and discover the true meaning of your gifts through the art of music. 

What Can You Expect at Groove Regulators?

We have a variety of course options available to suit your needs and availability. 

Click on the tabs below to browse our different options and what they entail.

Students of the Full-Time Groove Regulators course can expect 6 to 12 hours of lessons per week38 weeks a year and to log a practicing time schedule of no less than 40 hours per week to maintain the proper physique of a professional musician. We do our grading and accreditation through internationally recognized institutions like Trinity College LondonRock School, and Royal School of Music. Our subjects include:
  • Styles of Music
  • Independence
  • Groove Studies
  • Technique Development
  • Chart Writing
  • Solo Construction
  • Music History
  • Ensemble Playing
  • Studio Fitness
  • Live Performance
  • Theory of Music
  • Rhythmic Theory
  • Creative Practice
  • And much, much more.
Price: R 38,500 (Excluding material and exam costs, includes free gift). -T’s & C’s Apply
Students of the Developer course can expect 2 sessions of 3 hours per week  over a period of 12 weeks (72 hours of tuition). (Trinity grading preparation also available in this course). Our subjects include:
  • Styles of Music
  • Independence
  • Groove Studies
  • Technique Development
  • Chart Writing
  • Theory of Music
  • Rhythmic Theory
  • Creative Practice
Price: R 14,400 (All material and free gift included). -T’s & C’s Apply
Students of the  Enhancement course can expect 2 sessions of 3 hours per week  over a period of 8 weeks (48 hours of tuition). Our subjects include:
  • Independence
  • Groove Generator
  • Fill Generator
  • Technique Development
  • Rudimental Application
  • Snare Solos
  • Rhythmic Theory
  • Creative Practice
Price: R 12,000 (All material and free gift included).-T’s & C’s Apply
Students of the Refresher course can expect 2 sessions of 3 hours per week  over a period of 4 weeks (24 Hours of tuition). Our subjects include:
  • Groove Generator
  • Fill Generator
  • Technique Development
  • Theory 1 0 1
  • Rudimental Studies
  • Creative Practice
Price: R 9,600 (All material and free gift included).-T’s & C’s Apply
Students of the Workers course caters for the day  job drummer that loves playing for the fun of it and can expect 1 x session of 3 hours per week (after hours). Our subjects include:
  • Groove Generator
  • Fill Generator
  • Technique Development
  • Theory 1 0 1
  • Rudimental Studies
  • Creative Practice
Price: R 2,400 per month (All material and free gift included).-T’s & C’s Apply
  • Styles of Music
  • Independence
  • Groove Studies
  • Technique Development
  • Chart Writing
  • Solo Construction
  • Music History
  • Ensemble Playing
  • Studio Fitness
  • Live Performance
  • Theory of Music
  • Rhythmic Theory
  • Creative Practice
  • And much, much more.

Interested in signing up to one of these amazing courses? 
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Drum Services

Drum Cleaning, Tuning & Set-Up

Cleaning: Disassemble, polish and clean of drum set and hardware.

Tuning: Replace drum heads, set and tune new heads (not included, available on request).

Set-Up: Re-align and adjust according to player specifications.

Price: R 2,000 (within 50km of Gauteng area)
– T’s & C’s Apply

Andries Visser - Founder & Head Drumming Coach

Groove Regulators was founded by Andries Visser in 2003 and has since grown to be a household name in the South African Music Industry.

Andries has studied in South Africa and abroad and has done courses ranging from light music to world achieving international accreditation. He has toured both locally and internationally with various bands and has worked with artists including household names such as Louis Brittz, Reana Nel, Wian Vos, Andries Botha, Mike Slavan, Marius Marais, Maloi Hess Blues Band, Music For All Seasons, Victor Chapman, Antonio Orrico, Retief Burger, Khanyisa, Freddie Wessels, Raymond Cilliers, Mervis van der Merwe, Rhema Church, CRC Church Group and Ernie Amos.

He has also worked with international artists including Kirk Whalum, Ernie Haase, Gaither Vocal Group, Harlan Rogers, Michael Turril, Jerry McPherson, Alvin Slaughter, Michael W Smith, and many more...

Andries has had the privilege of also rubbing shoulders with some of his drumming icons such as Dennis Chambers, Lynn Williams (Phil Keagy), Chester Thompson, Peter Erskin, Carl Albregt, and Dave Weckl to name a few.

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About Groove Regulators

Groove Regulators is a state of the art Drum Training Institution based in Florida North, Johannesburg. If you desire to play drums professionally then look no further. 

Your drum career starts HERE!

Contact Groove Regulators

Contact Number:

+27 72 323 2220

Email:

info@grooveregulators.com

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