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Barry Young

Drum Lessons | NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Qualifications: NZ Trained Teacher's Certificate, NZ Registered Teacher
  • Pricing: Free introductory lesson for school students. $30 per half-hour. Personalised lesson by negotiation
  • Styles: Rock, Jazz, Funk, Latin-American, Afro-Cuban, Rudiments, Moeller Technique
  • Suitability: 10 to adult


Drummer Barry Young has been a  professional musician for 40 years.  He has performed in a wide range of musical styles from Rock and Funk to Jazz, Latin American and  recording studio work. Barry has studied in the USA with top New York teachers and applies this knowledge to his teaching in Auckland Secondary Schools and private lessons. He has an outstanding success rate in preparing students for NCEA Music performance exams.

Teaching Info

Students are taught the musical and technical skills appropriate to their musical interests. Emphasis is placed on developing effective practice habits to achieve the desired goals.