About Us:

Formed in 2008 by drummer/producer Scott Calandra; DrumWorks lesson studio is a private lesson facility located in Amherst Commerce Park @ Ridge Lea in Amherst, New York.

From novice to expert; DrumWorks Lesson Studio has what you need. A private learning center, where you will learn all styles of drumming such as; Latin, Rock, Funk, Hip Hop, Fusion, Jazz, Metal and how to apply rudiments in the world of drumming. Equipped with a full recording studio, DrumWorks also offers lessons in the field of music production; such as engineering and music business.

With over 20 years of professional performing, recording and instructing experience Scott Calandra started DrumWorks Lesson Studio after 12 years of teaching a full time roster at Buffalo’s premier drum shop “Buffalo Drum Outlet” with the goal of creating a unique learning facility where the student is taught based on their personality and personal skill level, needs and desires. No student is taught the same. As a working drummer and producer with national recording artist “BREAKERBOX”, Scott offers a unique insight into production, live performance and the current state of the music business today.

"Dont waste anytime, He's the BEST!"

---Darren Ursitti [Student]

Head Instructor Scott Calandra with National Recording Artist "BREAKERBOX"