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                          STUDENT STORE OPEN:                         7 Days a week by appointment

            OPEN TO THE PUBLIC:                          Thursday & Friday (12-7pm)                 Saturday & Sunday (12-5pm) 

Schedule Changes for the week of   January 22-25, 2015  - See Homepage


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(805) 648-DRUM(3786
2436 E. Main Street
Ventura, CA 93003-2604  

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PULSE DRUMMING School of Drums & Percussion with Student Store

Hours of Operation:


THURSDAY, January 22, 2015 - (12-7pm)
FRIDAY, January 23, 2015 - (scheduled lessons only - store closed)
SATURDAY, January 24, 2015 - (CLOSED - no lessons)
SUNDAY, January 25, 2015 - (CLOSED - no lessons)

We're going to NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants -https://www.namm.org/thenammshow/2015) Education is first and foremost at Pulse and that includes the proper use of instruments and knowlege of what is on the market... We will be scoping out the latest and greatest drum and percussion instruments the conference has to offer, learning about their proper use and networking with gigging artists to bring new and fresh educators to our community. Looking forward to drumming with you in 2015!

AUSTIN WRINKLE'S STUDENTS... Please enter through the back entrance/lobby (parking lot) - ring the doorbell ONCE at the time of your lesson and he will come out to let you in. Please only ring the doorbell once!

As a school of drums and percussion we place our focus on providing quality education first.  We are excited to announce that our Pulse Drumming Instructors will be teaching at several of our local schools providing music education for grades pre-school through 8th grades for the 2014-2015 school year(s). Our Student Store hours of operation will allow us to help bring fantastic drum & percussion experiences to our entire community. 

About Us

We have moved... next door.  Stop in and check out our new digs!

Pulse Drumming prides itself on making quality education accessible to all ages & abilities. We strive to provide the highest-level of music instruction with an emphasis on creativity. Students will be given the opportunity to learn through masterclasses, one on one instruction, collaborations with accomplished performers, high-energy ensemble playing, and unique experiences.

We offer Private & Group Lessons, workshops, events & performances on and offsite;  Ask us about Birthday Parties, performing at your special event, school assembly, residency programs and help us to spread the joy of percussion throughout the community.  Interactive programs for Scouts, clubs, corporate events, special needs community & more!

Walk in off the streets of Ventura and enter a world of drums and percussion. Featuring new, used, and vintage drum sets, our Student Store offers a very unique experience for beginning and avid drummers. Uniquely displayed ethnic instruments from around the globe, many are one of a kind!  Pulse offers repair services, multicultural CDs, educational DVDs, gift certificates, and free gift wrapping with purchase...For more information check out Kim & Trey's Bio's on the Instructors page. 

                      PULSE DRUMMING, LLC                                Owners / Business Partners                     Kim Brower & Trey O'Toole


 Pulse Drumming Presents… 

A family friendly event with a unique "Facilitator" led audience participation!

PULSE DADDIES: Their children have given them the evening off to play... 

Trey O'Toole:  Pulse Drumming, Owner

Karl Hunter & Dirk Shumaker:  Big Bad Voodoo Daddy Band Members

Hans Ottsen:  Director - Gratitude Jazz Jam 



 Pulse Drumming prides itself on providing quality education accessible to all ages and abilities. Our Instructors are accomplished performers as well as experienced educators.  Let us help you learn to play The CONGA, CAJON, TIMBALES, MARCHING DRUMS, BODHRAN, RIQQ, HAMMER DULCIMER, MARIMBA, BELL KIT, DOUMBEK, DUN DUN'S, DJEMBE, TABLA, DRUMSET, TONGUE DRUM, STEEL PANS, FRAME DRUMS, DIDGERIDOO, ETC...

Drum Repair Services  

Our skilled team of technicians provide affordable repairs of drum & percussion instruments. Free repair quotes,  "Meet The Maker" events where you can spend time with professional instrument makers, as well as offering a variety of instrument making workshops! 

Drum Products & Services       


Our goal is to teach you how to get the most out of your drum & percussion experience!  If we don't know the answers, we know where to get them!  We provide insurance quotes, Instrument rentals, birthday, bridal & baby showers and drum/percussion educational programs for all ages and abilities!

Photo Gallery                                                                                                                                Tour The Seven Continents at Pulse Drumming School of Drums &  Percussion.  Drop in and experience our interactive educational zones and displays of museum quality instruments.  We encourage you to try out our unique, vintage and hard to find instock instruments, hardware and accessories!  

 Request a service from us in Ventura, California, for drum services, percussion instruments, and drum classes.



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