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The Teachers

The teachers at Dr Paradiddles all have extensive live, recording and teaching experience.  Whatever your aims and goals we are sure to be able to help.  Beginners, hobbyists, professionals and groups are all welcome and we can design your lessons to your own individual wants, needs, musical style & background.

Get in touch now to book your free trial lesson and to meet us and have a look around the school!


Rich is the founder of Dr Paradiddles WonderDrumporium.

Originally from the UK, Rich has been living and working in Berlin for the past 6 years.  With more than 16 years teaching experience and with over 30 years playing, live and recording behind him, Rich has taught for and continues to work with BIMM (UK/Berlin), The Abbey Road Institute (Berlin) and The Academy of Music and Sound (UK) to name but a few.
Rich also plays guitar, bass and is an active music producer and session musician.  As a musician Rich has played live, worked with and recorded for countless artists across the world, including members of Oasis, Alicia Keys band, High Flying Birds, Suede, The Manic Street Preachers, Asaf Avidan band, Jesus Jones, The Stylistics, Celine Dion's band, XTC and Josh Kumra.

Rich's Facebook

Rich's Blog



Alessandro was born and bred in Napoli, South of Italy, where Rhythm 'n' Blues meets Folk and where people eat drums for breakfast!
With years of experience as a Blues, Funk and Rock drummer, earned in studios and on stages around Italy, and the UK, Alessandro recently relocated to Berlin where he's now busying himself both as a session drummer and teacher at Dr Paradiddle's WonderDrumporium.




instagram @aguidrummer

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Todd is an Australian drummer now living and working as a session drummer and drum teacher in Berlin, Germany.

After many years playing for various bands and artists in Australia, Todd has finally made the shift to Berlin.  Todd is now teaching drums at Dr Parradiddles WonderDrumporium with the yoda - [(!) I am not small and green - Rich] - of drumming Rich Millin.  Todd is a busy touring and recording drummer and specializes in drum recording, live performance, drum composition and drum programming.

Todd's Facebook

Artists Todd has collaborated and played with:

Zen Stella - Australia
Christan Pelly - Denmark
Introvert - Australia
Desert Eagle - Australia
Beranger Gras - Berlin
The FAK - Australia
Ioanna Opris - Denmark
Cameron Morgan - Berlin
Behind State Lines - Australia
Buckit - Berlin


“If you told me 2 years ago that I would be living off of music and living in Berlin, I wouldn’t have believed you.”
— Todd, 2016.