The Buzz at Drum Chicago

Drum Chicago currently offers private drum set and world percussion instruction to all ages and levels, kids summer and winter break Drum Camps and 'Future of Rock' band coaching at our Logan Square studio. Drum Chicago also offers group drumming classes for the real little ones at various locations throughout the city as well as outreach programs and workshop in schools. We can help you build a program or come in to teach a world music or drumming class that ties in to other lesson plans.

Can'd find exactly what you're looking for? Please free free to email us and we can help you find the perfect teacher for guitar, bass, piano, trumpet, saxophone, flute and clarinet. We at Drum Chicago take pride in our staff being educated and trained musicians that not only teach but are professional performers as well.

Established in in the Fall of 2010 by Marshall Greenhouse, Drum Chicago adds to the ever growing music community located in Logan Square. Drum Chicago is located at 2442 N. Spaulding, near Fullerton and Kimball, and is easily accessible by the CTA blue line (Logan Square stop) and by the 74 Fullerton bus.

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Marshall Greenhouse
About Marshall Greenhouse

I had my first drum lesson when I was in the third grade growing up in Atlanta, GA. Then in 4th grade I joined the school band and continued private drum-set lessons and school band all the way through high school. Throughout those years I participated in everything I could from marching band, to the all-city Grammy Band to starting my own Rock bands with neighborhood friends.

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Monthly Teen Rock Band Jam Sessions Chris and Marshall had so much success with last years Teen Rock Band jam sessions that they'll be offering it again one weekend day every month. $25 for a 90 minute session. Open to all levels (including beginners), all instruments. Bring your sticks or instrument and a good attitude. Must be willing to try new instruments and be willing to perform all song/styles of Rock music.

Email Marshall@drumChicago if you would like to be informed of upcoming dates.

Private Lessons  are offered Monday-Thursday

If you are interested in Monday lessons please contact me.

Tuesdays: 7-8:00 open
Wednesdays: Nothing available
Thursdays : 3:00-4:00, 5:30-6:00, 6:30-7:00

Future of Rock Weekly rock bands. Currently we have four bands: Tuesday 5:30-6:30- all girls rock band made up of 7th-8th graders. Currently seeking 1-2 more musicians (drums, guitar, sax, violin). Wednesday 5:45-6:45 High School Rock band seeking vocalist and/or keyboardist/2nd guitarist. Last year this band was called The 4th Rail which performed at Lincoln Hall, House of Blues and Martyrs. Wednesday 7-8:30 High School Rock band seeking bassist. Our most successful band El Stoppers rehearsed and performed with us for 6 years. Some of the members graduated high school so we are reforming under a new name. Thursday 4:30-5:30 Green Beret Squirrels 7th and 8th graders who have been performing with us since last year. Currently seeking second guitarist or keyboards. GBS perform around Chicago regularly doing a mix of original and cover songs.


University Commons

Tap, Clap, Move and Groove at University Commons

Join Marshall every Friday 10:15-11am at UC for a music class that will have your 1.5-5 year old singing, dancing, playing drums and more. Each class will a fun 45 minutes of stories, songs and lots of music all focuses on drums and rhythm. We are currently in a six week session that runs October 13 to November 17. Next session will run Dec 1, 8 and 15. Classes are open to University Common residents. Email Molly for more info.

Single child: $30 for 3 weeks

Add siblings: $15 for 3 weeks

Additional siblings