You can now book your Virtual Drum Lesson here with our "easy to use" online booking system.




Ivan is a Multi-Platinum, Grammy nominated artist and a graduate of the Musician’s Institute of Technology. With more than 20 years of instruction experience, we are able to provide quality instruction that is catered to fit your individual needs and learning style. You won’t find cookie cutter lesson plans or stale methodologies here. Each lesson is adapted to the student in real time, playing to each individual’s strengths, weaknesses, and style focus of choice. All ages and skill levels are welcome!


Lessons at Burningsound Studios:

(*All lessons available at beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels.)
**Lessons are available live in studio AND virtually.)


  • Four-Way Coordination
  • Rudiments – Warm-ups
  • Syncopation
  • Grooving Techniques
  • Odd Time
  • Sight Reading
  • Transcribing
  • Studio and Live Performance

Engineering and Production

  • Sound Proofing
  • Setting Up Digital Audio Workstations
  • Recording, Editing, and Mixing Techniques
  • The Music Industry



All 60 minute drum lessons are $55

Lessons may be rescheduled up until 24 hours before the lesson. No refunds for same day cancelations. Please download and install the Zoom app and Ivan will personally contact you before the lesson to share further details and answer any additional questions you may have.