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screenshot.jpgWhy not learn pipe band drumming with a World Champion pipe band snare drummer? Pipe Band Drumming students simply log on to skype, and get taught the essentials of pipe band drumming right through to the advanced rudiments. James was the first pipe band drummer to start teaching via skype and has refined his teaching to suit students of all ages and levels.

Scottish Drumming Skype students of James' have recently won World Championships, North American Championships, New Zealand Championships, British Championships, Australian Championships and countless regional contests.

Most recently, James' St. Andrews College Pipe Band travelled from New Zealand to compete at the World Pipe Band Championships and won the World drum corps title in the Juvenile grade. This was the very first band or drum corps from New Zealand to ever win a world pipe band title.

Successful and happy Scottish drumming students from the U.S.A, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, Australia and Europe are all enjoying the professional and quality tuition with James.

Get real-time video lessons face-to-face with a World Champion Scottish drummer, cut travel expenses and enjoy learning from the comfort of your chosen location.

What do you get?

  • A personalised lesson
  • A detailed follow up via email
  • MP3 recordings of scores & rudiments
  • PDF sheet music
  • World - Class Instruction

All that you require is Skype software (free download), a web camera, a microphone and a broadband internet connection.


Register your interest for Online Drumming Lessons with World Champion Scottish Drummer, James Laughlin.  

  • James currently has no lesson vacancies, but if you would like to add yourself to the waiting list, please email him below. Cancellations occur regularly, so get your name on the list for the opportunity to learn from the best.


Email James to arrange your lessons!


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