Online Drums Courses

Our 12-week online drums courses are authored and taught by industry experts and the same renowned instructors that teach at Berklee College of Music's Boston campus.

  • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges
  • Credits transfer to hundreds of other colleges and universities
  • Many Berklee Online courses apply toward certificates and degree programs

    OPERC-324
    Afro-Cuban Drums
    Level 3

    Level 3

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    Strengthen your overall versatility as a drummer by learning the rich grooves and rhythmic concepts of Afro-Cuban music.
    OPERC-160
    Drum Set Fundamentals
    Level 1

    Level 1

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    Improve your overall coordination, touch, and dynamics, and gain a solid foundation in drum set performance and musicianship.
    OPERC-263
    Funk/R&B Drums
    Level 2

    Level 2

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    In Funk/R&B Drums, you'll focus on developing solid time and an "in the pocket," laid-back time feel to your playing, exploring topics from triplet-based blues to gospel patterns, and everything in between.
    OPERC-261
    Rock Drums
    Level 2

    Level 2

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    Learn to play a variety of rock drumming styles through the study of some of rock music's most significant drummers.