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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 2 hour 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: openings 3:45-4:15 and 4:15-4:45

Wednesdays: Nothing available

Thursdays : 4:45-5:15

Updated Wednesdays at Hass Park Drum Chicago will be taking the spring session off at Haas Park but we are beginning to enroll for summer camp. If you are interested please email me with your child's age and available dates. Wednesday classes will resume there next Fall.

Email ( for more info or use the PayPal button below to pay for the next 10 week session which begins Wednesday March 30.

Future of Rock Weekly rock bands. Currently we have two bands: El Stoppers, The 4th Rail and the Worlds Okayest Band. El Stoppers has been rocking since 2012 writing original rock and covering acts like the Beatles, the Lumineers, Modest Mouse and more. They have performed all around the city including street fest performances and clubs dates at Lincoln Hall, Martyrs and many more. The 4th Rail played their first show ever as part of the Drum Chicago Future of Rock show at Lincoln Hall this past May, followed it up with a House of Blues performance this summer and continue into their second year. Our newest band, The Worlds Okayest Band, is made up of three 7th graders that all sing and play instruments. We are currently working on original material and covers by groups such as The White Stripes and 21 Pilots.

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. Six week session runs October 13 to November 17. Classes are open to University Common residents. Email Molly for more info.

Single child: $10 per class

Siblings: $15