Welcome to Jeff Asselin's Drum Academy

Learning from a Professional Makes a Difference

Experience Matters.

Experience Matters.

Jeff Asselin is an international touring musician having toured all over Canada, United States and Europe and has been teaching and performing for over 20 years. In 2004, Jeff graduated from Carleton University with a B Mus - Jazz Performance (High Honors) and a minor in Business. He has also studied and continues to study with some of the best drum teachers in Canada and the USA. Since 2007 Jeff has been studying with the critically acclaimed NYC drummer and teacher Ian Froman.

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Clinics / Workshops

Jeff's clinic take on many different forms and can touch on many different topics. Some of these topics include: The Importance of Reading Music, Basic to Advanced Technique, Drumset Mobility, Latin Studies, Big Band vs Combo Drumming, Advanced Jazz Techniques, and Practicing Techniques.

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Clinics / Workshops

Study all styles:

Rock | Latin | Jazz | Blues

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Upcoming Events

  1. The Jivewires – Private Event

    April 14 @ 8:00 am - 11:55 pm
  2. The Commotions – Babylon Nightclub

    April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
  3. Ron Weiss Videoshoot – Live on Elgin

    April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. The Commotions – Club 3030 Toronto, Ontario

    April 28

What Our Customers Say

  • Jeff Asselin is a superb teacher and clinician. His rapport with students is exemplary, and his ability to communicate technical and artistic concepts is outstanding. Over the past several years, he has become one of the “go-to” teachers in Ottawa for aspiring drummers.

    Neil York-Slader – Parent, Director Nepean All-City Jazz Band
  • In recent years, Jeff Asselin has risen to prominence as one of the finest young drummers Canada has produced. In terms of consummate musicianship, stylistic adaptability, and multi-faceted technical range, he has few peers. the musical world needs to be put on notice: Jeff Asselin’s star is rising!

    Dr. Jim Wright, Supervisor of Performance Studies, Carleton University