‘Making Music Learning, Fun, Challenging and Rewarding’

‘move to the beat’

Good Bye 2020, Hello 2021

It’s a been a tough year for all of us and we’ve somehow managed to come out of it here in Melbourne reasonably well.  Despite COVID,  with your support we were able to deliver our music classes during 2020. 

Just letting you know that Beat Factor Music is still providing music lessons at its Teaching Studio, in Seabrook or online if preferred.


Term 1: Private lessons will resume from Monday 1 February, outside school hours, from 3.30pm to 7.30pm, Monday to Thursdays, whilst Drum Group classes will resume from Tuesday 2 February, from 7 pm 

Beat Factor Music provides Music Tuition in Drum kit, Bass & Guitar

“Rod does a fantastic job at focusing my son. He is always accommodating and my son always comes out with a smile and a new enthusiasm for playing drums”. (Irene-Parent)

Community Group Classes in African Drumming, Brazilian Percussion, Afro-Cuban, Middle-Eastern and other world rhythms are offered at reduced rates. Click here for details.

Contact Rod – 0411 028 077

Email: info@beatfactormusic.com for more details.

2021 New Courses

Drums for Kids

Bass Guitar for Kids

Guitar for Kids

Please click on the above links for a summary of the Kids courses, or contact Rod by email or mobile:

Email: info@beatfactormusic.com

Mobile: 0411 028 077

Private or Group instruction

All Styles:

All styles are covered such as Rock, R & B, Hip-Hop, Pop, Reggae, Jazz & World Music.

All Ages:

From 5 years to Adults

All Levels:

For those who want to learn for hobby and fun, or try our Advanced Certificate course for those serious about their drumming. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

  • Qualified teacher with over 20 years experience in music education and on stage.
  • We can help you achieve your goal.
  • Discounts for Term payments.

Lessons designed for you:

Lessons are specifically designed to meet and enhance your talents and abilities, and provide performing and recording opportunities.

Set Your Own Goals:

We can help you achieve your goal.

Contact Rod to discuss your needs: 0411 028 077

Annual Music Concert:

10th Anniversary of Beat Factor Music Concert re-scheduled for December 2021. (More details TBC)
Our annual Music concert gives an opportunity for students to prepare musical pieces which they have been working on during the year and perform on stage in-front of their family and friends.
Our annual student concert is a great time for family and friends to relax, and enjoy the performances of the students and special guests.
Join in the finale, with our Big Samba Drum Ensemble. It’s a great way for everyone to beat the drum and let their hair down.
It’s a family fun day and a great way to finish the year with everyone.

Our Finale- Big Samba Drum Ensemble

Version 2

See our ‘Events & Performance’ Page. CLICK HERE.

For more photos and videos of Student concerts.


Students have the opportunity to record their work in our fully equipped recording studio, BeatFactor Studio. VET Music Industry skills in performance and Technical Production are also available for students wanting more practical on-hands work experience in our studio.

Please call for more details or visit our Music Production page here.

Music Production, recording, mixing, voice overs & editing for artists and business.

Training in Music Technology & Electronic Music for individuals or small groups.

Qualified VET/VCE Music Trainer, Diploma of Education, Bachelor of Music & Masters in Music Technology, Working with Children & Full Victorian Institute of Teaching registered.

 For more details please visit our ‘Music Production Page’

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Music Lessons in Drums, Bass & Guitar. 'Move to the Beat'