Posts by Rick Hughes


I currently have weekday slots available, teaching anyone from beginner to advanced from my facility in Horwich, Bolton, Greater Manchester. I have twenty five years of teaching and playing experience ensuring its a fun, enjoyable experience with plenty of session by session progress…Whether you’re a hobbyist and would like to learn to play along to your favourite songs, to if you want to make a career in drumming with in...

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I currently have weekday slots available, teaching anyone from beginner to advanced from my facility in Horwich, Bolton, Greater Manchester. I have twenty five years of teaching and playing experience ensuring its a fun, enjoyable experience with plenty of session by session progress…Whether you’re a hobbyist and would like to learn to play along to your favourite songs, to if you want to make a career in drumming with in...

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Single Stroke Exercise

Single Stroke Exercise


Posted By on Aug 6, 2014

Rick Hughes

Great little single stroke exercise in 4/4 at 65bpm. When you have completed the rhythmic scale going forwards try going back down the scale as the above video demonstrates. Notes in order of  play: 1/4 notes, 1/8 notes, 1/8 note triplets, 1/16 notes, quintuplet 1/16 notes, sextuplet 1/16 notes, septuplet 1/16 notes, 1/32 notes, double 1/32...

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BWFC Samba Band!

BWFC Samba Band!


Posted By on Jul 16, 2014

Rick Hughes

Still places available for the opportunity to play the samba drums! Being part of this exciting new project will lead to free entry into the stadium at every home match the samba band perform at, and the experience of playing in front of thousands of people! The samba band rehearse every Monday 7 till 8.30 at the stadium ¬£4 admission.  

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