Federico Rios

drums/percussion teacher

Based in
New Cross, Greater London, United Kingdom
Also teaches in Central and South West London, London, South London
Federico  Rios | drums/percussion teacher

Rates: £25 an hour

Make an enquiry Phone: 0742 763 0367

I´m a very passioned drummer/percussionist.
I´ve been teaching since 2001, both in spanish and english. 
I have taught for the Contemporary Music School in Buenos Aires, from where I graduated with honors, and got a scholarship for high marks.
I´m also de the creator and Head Tutor of "Musician For Cruise Ships" sight reading course, where graduated students have the chance of auditioning for the biggest cruise line in the industry, Carnival Cruise Lines, where I have worked for several years as a Main Orchestra Drummer.

One-to-one lessons


Carnival Cruise Lines Main Orchestra Drummer

Touring around the world, aboard the Carnival M/S Holiday, M/S Glory,
M/S Sensation, M/S Inspiration, M/S Miracle, M/S Dream, and M/S Spirit.

Played in theatres for 3.000 people 7 days a week for 3 years.

Trained by truly short rehearsals, where versatility, wakefulness and quick
response to the musical director ́s demands are crucial.

Performing big budgeted Broadway Style Shows, wide diversity of variety acts such as Big Band Singers, Motown/Rock/Pop Headliner, Tower of Power Tributes, Latin Music Tributes, Jugglers, Comedians and so on.

Apr 2008 - Sep 2011

Educational history

Course of Orchestral Interpretation for Big Band

January, 2005 - January, 2007
Buenos Aires University
Mostly focused on Charles Mingus and Thad Jones arrangements, among others.

BA Jazz Performance

July, 2004 - July, 2007
Contemporary Music School (Berklee International Network)
Graduated with honors. Scholarship for high marks.


Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.


Block Booking is available
£80 for 4 lessons booked in advance.

Make an enquiry Phone: 0742 763 0367

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