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Www.musicrsvp.com

Www.musicrsvp.com

5.0 1 Review
Play by ear, thousands of pop songs. 
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Kevin Peter Jones - Drum & Piano Lessons -

Kevin Peter Jones - Drum & Piano Lessons -

5.0 1 Review
Kevin Peter Jones is an active drummer, percussionist, and music instructor in the D.C. Metro area. He has over 30 years of teaching experience and a passion for sharing the gift of music with others. Kevin started his musical journey at the age of 8 and has not yet stopped. He began his study on a traditional drum kit and branched out to orchestral percussion from his participation in school orchestra and marching band. He plays and teaches everything from rock, jazz, and pop to orchestral instruments, like the timpani and hand percussion. It's safe to say that music is Kevin's life, and he feels blessed to be able to inspire the love of mus ... View Profile
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THERICKLESSONS.COM

THERICKLESSONS.COM

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Neil Negri Drum And Bongo Lessons

Neil Negri Drum And Bongo Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My focus in drumming is about the groove. Being able to play a variety of grooves consistently takes a lot of practice and great mentorship. I want my students to be the best that they can be. I use the knowledge that I have acquired through my music studies at The Drummers Collective NYC and my experiences with various bands to help you to become a great groove drummer. I like to keep things simple yet effective. Our lessons will be fun and I want to make sure that your practice sessions are fun and effective as well. ... View Profile
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MMP Records Studios Academy

MMP Records Studios Academy

5.0 1 Review
MMP Academy is the leading music production, audio engineering, and instrument lesson academy in the Washington DC Metro Area.
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Nick Ruggieri Percussion Instructions

Nick Ruggieri Percussion Instructions

5.0 6 Reviews
Hello! I am a professional drummer in the DC area who has been teaching and peforming for the past 35 years. I teach many styles as well as students of all ages and levels. I vary my teaching style to the individual student, providing them with the most direct route to getting them started on their instrument of choice, be it as a student, professional player or simply for personal growth and enjoyment.  I attended the Berklee School of Music and use similar teaching techniques, dealing with reading, proper technique in gaining mastery of the instrument to feel competent in pursuing ones goals. I am a warm and friendly person and enjoy d ... View Profile
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Reverb Lessons

Reverb Lessons

5.0 11 Reviews
Reverb Lessons is on a mission to make learning to play, sing or create music as easy as possible. Unlike a traditional music lesson company, Reverb Lessons has designed its customer experience around you: simply sign up online, book a time with your instructor and explore your creative side. You have the choice of taking lessons online, at the instructor's location, or at your place — whatever works best for you. All payment is taken care of head of time, so no need to worry about having cash for your lesson. Reverb Lessons puts all of its teachers through a rigorous interview process, ensuring that only the best instructors help you learn t ... View Profile
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Maddie Keesling

Maddie Keesling

5.0 3 Reviews
I have been teaching private music lessons since graduating from the University of Maryland in 2013, where I received my B.M. in violin performance. I teach piano, violin, and viola lessons to students of all ages and levels. My husband, Paul is a percussionist who also graduated from UMD with a Masters in music. He teaches drumset and percussion lessons. We both offer 60-minute lessons in our home studio in Del Ray, Alexandria.
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CTM STUDIOS

CTM STUDIOS

We are a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional music lessons studio, with solid experience in the musical classroom. For the past 3 years, we have provided music lessons in-studio and in-home, for child and adult students.   Our educators are very comfortable with all aspects of the music syllabus, including teaching musical concepts (such as duration, pitch, dynamics, tone colour, texture and structure) as well as performance, composition, and reading and listening skills. Our teachers possess solid understanding of these concepts and skills in the context of various musical styles, periods and genres. Our staff me ... View Profile
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Deffenbaugh House Of Music

Deffenbaugh House Of Music

5.0 3 Reviews
The Deffenbaugh House Of music offers professional music instruction in a safe and comfortable environment. With over twenty years of experience as a highly sot after teacher and professional musician  Mark Deffenbaugh provides music instruction that is both fun and highly educational. Each lesson is geared to the individual students needs and taste. Weather you are interested in Classical Music Jazz Improvisation or you want to learn to play your favorite Popular Songs you will find this studio to be a wonderful experience. You will learn to play on a world class hand built German Piano surrounded by t ... View Profile
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Ottley Music School, Inc.

Ottley Music School, Inc.

5.0 6 Reviews
Ottley Music School (OMS) is a multi-faceted, Better Business Bureau A+ rated business accredited, musical learning institution established in the Washington, D.C. area in 1973. Its motto is "Excellence and Passion in Music Making.   Founder Nevilla E. Ottley has earned B.Mus. (music ed. and piano)., M.A. (music history and organ performance), M.Mus. (choral and orchestral conducting), and has received about a dozen awards for her work in the DMV. A full biography is found at http://www.iamaonline.com/Bio/Nevilla_Eloise_Ottley-Adjahoe.htm . OMS offers private lessons during the COVID-19 time VIRTUALLY Monday through Friday.  We ... View Profile
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B&B Music Lessons

B&B Music Lessons

5.0 1 Review
B&B Music Lessons is a Washington DC small business which has been providing at home music lessons since 2005. B&B has created a community of reliable and talented teachers in the DC/MD/VA area. Private music lessons with B&B are fun and engaging while still covering the fundamentals of music. Our music students are excited about taking lessons because we make it easy and fun for them to learn. We know that not every music student wants to become a professional musician and we make sure that music lessons are enjoyable and individually tailored for the music student. ... View Profile
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Terry's World Of Music

Terry's World Of Music

I wanna show my students how to use their music/gift in a positive way that will Enhance and Encourage their daily lives, also everyone they encounter....  I've taught many people how to play instruments, and three of them are the most skilled musicians in the Metropolitan Area.  I play 6 instruments fluently and Sing better than I play, also I don't plan on stopping until I'm layed to rest..  I've always played and sang Christian/Gospel music, and WILL always do the same.. Thanks in advance for your support... ... View Profile
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Jonathan Murray - Hand Drum Instructor

Jonathan Murray - Hand Drum Instructor

I am a hand drum instructor with an eclectic background (West African, Caribbean, Brazilian, Middle-Eastern) of cultural study. Very beginner-friendly, I have introduced thousands of people to playing drums for the first time. I teach beginners classes for djembe, doumbek, conga, kpanlogo and frame drums. I offer intermediate level classes in djembe, conga and tar. I have been teaching group and private classes for over 15 years and develop quality playing through playful approaches. I specialize in teaching students of all ages (ages 3-93). ... View Profile
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Joanna Huling Percussion

Joanna Huling Percussion

Joanna Huling is a dedicated educator, and is the Founder and Music Director of the Mercury Rising Percussion Ensemble, which is a supplemental program open to all percussion students that provides opportunities for students to perform in one of two ensembles based on experience. She instructs a busy private studio and has served as Percussion Faculty at the International School of Music in Bethesda, MD and the Music and Arts Center in Ellicott City, MD. Joanna offers private percussion lessons in her professionally-equipped studio with emphasis on general percussion, drumset, timpani, and all mallet instruments. Many of her students hav ... View Profile
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Soundcheck Rock Academy

Soundcheck Rock Academy

We are a performance based music school located in the heart of Howard County. We have inspiring music lessons and epic band classes for students of all ages. We have band classes starting as young as 5 years old. We have recently taken our proven methods and transitioned to online virtual one on one lessons. These are the same high quality lessons as we have in person. All of our instructors are working professional musicians and are acredited from major music universityies in our nation. Lessons and music should be fun. That is what we prvide to all of our students and families. ... View Profile
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Mike’s Music

Mike’s Music

5.0 5 Reviews
We're a mom and pop music store that specializes in lessons. We are voted "The Best Place for Music Lessons in Howard County" every year!
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Bill's Music

Bill's Music

Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Please visit our individual instructor's bios by clicking on Lessons and then clicking on Meet the Instructors on our billsmusic.com website. Instrument Type: Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Electric bass Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Open tuning, Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Song Writing, Recording and Production, Guidance In Equipment Selection Music Styles: Rock Guitar, Blues Guitar, Folk Gui ... View Profile
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ProFusion Music

ProFusion Music

5.0 1 Review
Hello! I have been teaching music privately and in the Baltimore Public School System since 1990. I offer private lessons, semi-private, and group instruction on guitar, bass, piano, music theory, accordion, etc. I also include students in my performances which gives them a chance to showcase their talent! I graduated from Musicians Institute (G.I.T), Hollywood, CA in 1990. I hold a BA degree in Music Education/Jazz Studies from Temple University, Philadlelphia and a Masters Degree in Jazz Performance from the University of Maryland, College Park, MD. I am passionate about teaching and performing music. Please consider studying with me if you ... View Profile
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David Pearl Drum Lessons

David Pearl Drum Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Drum, Piano  SPECIAL EDUCATION  I am  an artist, musician, educator, and mentor who has been described as "an old soul with fresh ideas." I am a drummer and pianist based in Baltimore Maryland  who has performed with a variety of artists across the country. He studied music performance at the University of the Arts and holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Temple University. I went on to continue his education in clinical and counseling psychology at postgraduate level. With a background in special education, behavioral health and music education, I understands that each student has a unique learning pro ... View Profile
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HF Drums

HF Drums

5.0 2 Reviews
HF Drums brings Drums Lessons straight to your mobile device. With live classes once a week, HF Drums provides engaging and fun drum lessons to students all ages and abilities.  HF Drums was founded by Harrison Fribush, a 14 year old drummer of 4+ years in order to spread his passion of drumming with others. Harrison is an aspiring musician who is best known for starting a project titled, Music Matters Now, where he along with many other young musicians brought two communities together through the power of music. Check out this emotional performance from ABC's The View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wt8OftR1oA Harrison has also p ... View Profile
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Drums are one of the oldest instruments in the world. Commonly used as a percussion instrument, drums are usually played either together in a drum set or on their own, with either the hand or with sticks.

Drum lessons for beginners usually begin with a practice drum pad and sticks. Beginners learn how to hold the sticks, how to read drum music, and how to play notes and rests. Sometimes the beginner will already have a drum set, in which case lessons will include practicing the right sitting posture and how to use foot pedals.

Drum lessons for adults work in much the same way as lessons for kids, and you can choose to join group lessons or have one-on-one lessons instead. The great thing about learning as an adult is that you already know the musical genres you’d rather drum to – jazz, Latin, heavy metal, etc. – and the type of drum you’d rather learn to play. There are those who wish to learn drumming on drums such as the djembe, bongo drums, bodhrán, or even the tambourine. Even then, you can find drum teachers on lessons.com who specialize in giving lessons on those drums, which include the all-important lessons on hand technique.

Even if you are good at drumming, there is always room for growth. A personal drum instructor can customize your lesson plan based on the level you’re at and the level you’d like to reach. Some people learning to play drums feel that they can get good enough learning from online videos, and they do because they are committed to learning and practicing, but there is great benefit to signing up for personal lessons from a qualified, local, professional drum teacher:

  • You’re committed to going regularly.
  • You have one-on-one attention.
  • Your unique style of playing is honed quickly.
  • Your teacher can focus exclusively on your strengths and weaknesses.
  • You can gain confidence through the encouragement of your teacher.

No matter what age or skill level you are at, our qualified drum instructors are ready to help.
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