Calgary Drummer, Percussionist, Composer, Educator...

Calgary Drum Lessons and Percussion


My studio is now full of wonderful students! There are no spaces available until September 2016.  If you wish to put your name on a waiting list, please contact Celene HERE.


All interested students will need to fill in a registration form. They are available in .doc and .pdf forms below. Instructions on how to save your document are at the bottom of this page.

For a Registration Form in .doc CLICK HERE
For a Registration Form in PDF CLICK HERE
To set up a NEW STUDENT interview, Contact Celene HERE.
Gift ideas for the Drummer Click HERE
Lessons are offered on Drum Set, Snare Drum, Mallet Percussion, and various other percussion instruments. Rates are $30.00 for a half hour lesson and $60.00 for a one hour lesson. Contact Celene to set up your new student interview.

Celene Yohemas has a unique approach to drum set which includes rudimental exercises, groove mastery and creativity development. She teaches students aged 9 and up with all levels of experience. Adult Beginning Students Welcome! For Frequently Asked Questions, click here for FAQs.

Dare to Compare: Celene's Lesson Rates to Music Store Lessons

Upcoming Events and Gigs
Saturday August 15 - Calgary - bluessmyth - 12pm (To be confirmed) Stephen Avenue
October 14-18 - Edmonton - Blues on Whyte with Y Brothers
October 23 - Canmore - ATA Fine Arts Conference - Presenting and playing the Banquet with bluessmyth - Private event

November 11 - Okotoks - Okotoks Arena - Remembrance Day Ceremony with Cappy Smart Band
November 13 - Red Deer - Fratter's Speakeasy  with Y Brothers
Click on a song below to hear a sample of Celene's Work
Check out Celene's drum solo which starts at 2:27:
2015 Schedule
June 18 - Calgary, AB - National Music Centre with Celia Rose! - Celia Rose is having a CD release party. Tickets are $20 at the door and include a CD.
July 10 & 11 - Calgary, AB - Blues Can - Stampede party
August 15 - Calgary, AB - Stephen Avenue Mall at 12pm - time to be confirmed. Check with the bluessmyth facebook page for most current updates
September 23 - Calgary, AB - Savridi Singers


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Chris Yaholkoski  (vocals/guitar/harmonica) has a haunting voice, plays harmonica, and has guitar stylings that are