MELBOURNE DRUMMER

As an in-demand live and studio session player, Steve has performed with artists like Kate Miller-Heidke, Angus & Julia Stone, Muriel's Wedding the Musical, Darren Hayes, Evita the Musical, Evan Klar, Transport, The Given Things, Medollic, A Family of Strangers, and Chris Pickering, just to name a few. While balancing a busy live performance and recording schedule, Steve devotes a large part of his time to drum lessons - teaching around 50 students per week. He completed a Bachelor of Music at the QLD Conservatorium in 2001 and currently offers drum lessons from his Melbourne studio.

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STEVE HAS PERFORMED LIVE WITH...

Darren Hayes, Angus & Julia Stone, Kate Miller-Heidke, Muriel's Wedding the Musical, Evita the Musical, Evan Klar, Darling James, The Given Things, Transport, Chris Pickering, Daisie May, Jamie Lee Wilson, A Family of Strangers, Neighbourhood Groove Collective, Precision Oiler, Pangaea, Medollic, Brad Butcher, Bulldozer and many more...

STEVE HAS RECORDED IN STUDIO WITH...

Kate Miller-Heidke, Sheppard, Muriel's Wedding the Musical, Francesca de Valence, Daisie May, Transport, Ana Marina, A Family of Strangers, The Given Things, Jackseven, Medollic, Bulldozer, Andrew Redford, Cherie Csikos, Kate Heart, Mitch Barrington, Levi Kane and many more...

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ORIGINAL PROJECTS

DRUM LESSONS - MELBOURNE

WHY LEARN WITH STEVE?

  • 20+ years teaching experience
  • Conservatorium trained – Bachelor of Music (Jazz Drums)
  • Part of the Drum Cartel teaching team
  • Part of the Vic Firth PDT (Private Drum Teachers) program
  • Relaxed and positive teaching environment in Kensington, Melbourne
  • Working With Children Check
  • Recording facilities available – students can take home audio copies of their lesson or particular exercises that were worked on in the lessons

TEACHING PHILOSOPHY

  • Students are encouraged to offer input into the direction of their drum lessons.
  • Modern approach to drum set learning with an important grounding in the traditional aspects and fundamentals.
  • Students learn the practical application of technique and rudiment patterns into a musical context.
  • Drumming should be fun!

 

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🙏❤️🤘We're very excited to have our old buddy, Sir Steve Pope - Drummer joining us on the drum set this weekend. Steve did 100's of gigs with us over many years before moving to Melbourne in 2017. Top dude and an awesome drummer!Irish Murphy's Brisbane tonight from 9pmThe Coolangatta Hotel Saturday night from 9.30pmHave yourselves a delightful weekend! ... See MoreSee Less

Fri May 6th, 2022
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One of the best in the biz

Rock!!! Big love to Steve!!

Awesome work mate. Bet you’re happy to back in Brisbane playing some gigs

Yaaasss! 🤩

Steve did u work with the legendary wiggles?

Popey! Love ya guts

Top dude indeed!

Go Stevey P!!!! X

Sir Steve👍

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The TRANSPORT gig that we played on Jan 2021 at The The Brightside Brisbane will be broadcast on 4ZZZ in two parts over the next two weeks on their show Live Delay. You'll also get to hear an interview that Keir did before the gig.Air times will be:Part 1Sunday April 3rd at 7pm on Zed Digital (for DAB+ digital radios)Wednesday April 6th at 9am on 4ZZZ 102.1FMPart 2Sunday April 10th at 7pm on Zed DigitalWednesday April 13th at 9am on 4ZZZ 102.1FMBoth Zed Digital and 4ZZZ can also be streamed online at www.4zzz.org.au/ and on the iHeartRadio app so people outside of Brisbane can tune in at those times as well.Tune in won't ya!?! ... See MoreSee Less

Sat Apr 2nd, 2022
The TRANSPORT gig that we played on Jan 2021 at The The Brightside Brisbane will be broadcast on 4ZZZ in two parts over the next two weeks on their show Live Delay. Youll also get to hear an interview that Keir did before the gig.

Air times will be:

Part 1
Sunday April 3rd at 7pm on Zed Digital (for DAB+ digital radios)
Wednesday April 6th at 9am on 4ZZZ 102.1FM

Part 2
Sunday April 10th at 7pm on Zed Digital
Wednesday April 13th at 9am on 4ZZZ 102.1FM

Both Zed Digital and 4ZZZ can also be streamed online at https://www.4zzz.org.au/ and on the iHeartRadio app so people outside of Brisbane can tune in at those times as well.

Tune in wont ya!?!

So awesome to be back in my studio today to teach students in person after 3 months of online lessons. It’s been a wild ride and great to be back teaching face to face. 🤘😃Hit me up if you’re keen to book in a lesson! Still offering online Zoom sessions as well.#drumstudio #drumlessons #drumteacher #fallbackstudios ... See MoreSee Less

Sat Oct 30th, 2021

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