Frank Celenza, with an illustrious career spanning over 40 years, brings a wealth of experience in playing and teaching drums. As a pivotal member of the 5-time ARIA Award-winning band, The Baby Animals, Frank has not only contributed to recording albums that achieved gold and platinum success but has also toured internationally alongside legendary artists such as Van Halen, Robert Plant, and Bryan Adams.
Frank's prowess as a sought-after freelance drummer is evident through his diverse musical engagements. He has collaborated, recorded, and performed with esteemed artists including Ross Wilson (Mondo Rock), Don Walker (Cold Chisel), Richard Clapton Band, Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme), Dweezel Zappa, Noiseworks, Eric Weideman (1927), Matt Taylor (Chain), Louise Anton Trio, Andrew Winton Trio, Proud Mary, and The Boys.
At Frank’s Drum School, students receive a comprehensive education with a focus on building strong foundations in drumming fundamentals. Frank's curriculum covers reading and improvisation for both snare and drum set across all genres of music. Advanced students seek to enhance their technical skills and broaden their musical scope. High school students are actively encouraged to bring their band music to lessons for additional support. Lessons are meticulously structured and tailored to each student's unique needs.
Frank conducts lessons in a comfortable, air-conditioned home studio, providing a conducive learning environment. A dedicated seating area is available for optimal lesson viewing.
For further information or to schedule lessons, please don’t hesitate to contact Frank at 0413569989.