Ross is based in the Sunderland area, North East of England. The ability to read music is a useful tool, and can be imperative in certain situations. However, it is the student's choice whether they want to read music or not. Regardless of choice, the end result must be the same; to play with feel and the required groove.
Every student is different; it is not in Ross' intentions to make a student mirror his unique style of playing, but rather, let the student become their own drummer, with a foundation of education and correct technique.
An example of drum music is offered below: