About Your Instructor

A solid foundation is key to musical growth.

With over 20 years of teaching and performing experience, Daniel Fritz has a wealth of knowledge to share. Having studied with drumming icons such as Dave Weckl, Gergo Borlai, Clayton Cameron and Ralph Humphrey, Daniel is excited to pass down the techniques of some of the best drummers on the planet.

Learn drums your way

We’ve been sharing our drumset knowledge for quite some time now, and we think we do some things extremely well. Below are some of our class options, as well as unique educational features we offer.

One-on-one classes

Located in the suburbs of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, our spacious home studio features two full drum sets, white board and various other educational tools in order to maximize the learning experience between student and teacher.

Cost per half hour: $30.00
Cost per hour: $60.00


Group classes

We currently offer group classes through local school district community eductation programs. Our group classes can range anywhere between 3 and 10 students, and vary in age range. Courses are tailored to entry-level drummers. Please contact us for further information.


Live streaming lessons

At Minnesota Drum School, the safety and security of your child is extremely important. For this reason, we offer live streamed lessons of your child so you can check in on the lesson while it’s happening, wherever you are.

Additional cost for livestreaming: $3.00


Recorded lessons

Following your lesson, you will be sent a link to a video recording of your lesson, which is a great way to not only analyze your own playing but also review the content of that day’s lesson.

Additional cost for a recording of your lesson: $5.00