Cornwall Drum Tuition was launched in January 2015 by Tom Howarth, as a means of providing top quality, affordable drum lessons to schools throughout the county. We are already establishing ourselves as a very highly regarded educational service, and have received nothing but praise from parents, school staff and students in the short amount of time we have been running. For more information on the services we provide please head to the School Lessons or One-To-One Tuition pages located in the website.
Tom has had over 10 years experience in the music industry. Since completing his degree in Commercial Music, he has been establishing himself as a tutor in the South West area. he has performed in bands whose music has appeared on Film and TV and continue to gig on the local music scene with function band The Strutts.
In 2016 Tom was fortunate enough to work alongside Bodmin college to write and arrange African Drumming parts for their sold out version of Disney’s The Lion King. The performers and show was met with a hugely positive reception from critics and audiences alike.
Tom’s awards and Qualifications include:
- BA (HONS) Commercial Music
- Guildhall Grade 8 Drum Kit (High Honours)
- Rockschool Grade 8 Drum Kit (Distinction)
- Wired ‘Best Live Act’ award – The Locarnos ‘Chase That Heart’
- Enhanced DBS Checked
- NSPCC Certificate in Keeping Children Safe in Education