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If you are serious about learning music The Rock House School of Music is for you! Over 2 million musicians have used the Rock House Method worldwide to learn music fast and effectively! Unlike other schools we designed and developed a learning system that has been proven effective. Our curriculum books focus on the most used chord progressions used in thousands of songs, combined with music theory, leads, melodies and techniques used in all genres of music. Our curriculum books won the prestigious Musical Merchandise Review “Best Tools for Schools“ award. With over 25 years of hands on experience John McCarthy together with his team of inst ... View Profile
Chris is a full time working professional musician and educator, with nearly 30 years experience. He also leads a jazz-funk group with which he writes, produces and records original instrumental music. Chris began teaching in 1988 and has taught at Let's Jam Music in LaGrange since 1994. He has also taught at several local music schools in Northern Westchester and Putnam. In 2007 he founded the New York School of Rock, and in 2008, he opened a private music school named Pondside Music Studio, which in 2015 was renamed the Chris Milillo Music School. Chris is a perpetual student of music, studying and practicing constantly, and feels you can n ... View Profile
CNote Music School gives lessons in all instruments (including vocals) Tuesday through Friday, from 3:00-8:00pm and Saturdays from 10am to 5pm. Music dedication all under one roof surrounded by magnificent architectural design. A once gigantic room containing only beams soon acquired walls.
Teaching ages 8 and up, all levels. Teaching drum set, snare drum, rudimental studies, and all styles (rock, jazz, funk, etc). 30 minute - hour-long lessons, and I can come to you!Harold Cottle is a graduate of The Hartt School of Music/University of Hartford, class of 2014, with a degree in Music Performance: Jazz Drum Set. Harold has five years of teaching experience, having worked with ages 5-45. Recently moving to HempsteadWithin the 2015/2016 school year, Harold was the percussion director for both middle school and high school all-valley honor bands. Harold also has numerous years of experience performing with various bands in various g ... View Profile
I have studied classical and jazz with some of the best masters in NY! Began studying piano at 7. Became the teaching manager for Baldwin Piano Co in Bklyn NY for 17 years! Played professionally all over NY as a soloist and with Jazz, Rock, Blues, you name it groups. Studied Music Composition at LIU. Winner Star Search Band 1991! Created the group music program for kids and adults. Google Broderson Music Studios to see many 5 Star reviews of students! I like to tap into and cultivate my students abilities to create their own music in addition to traditional lesson structure. Being able to create music is truly a gift and a freedom of the spir ... View Profile
I have been circus drumming for 22 years creating a whole new way of drumming catching tricks for different acts all over the world.I traveled with Ringling Brothers for 6 years and with the Big Apple Circus for 16. Its visual improvisation catching circus tricks.Its a challenge when tricks falll in a different spot of the music every night. Its an awesome thing to master
I studied music/education at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. I currently give classes at the Mary Mitchell Family and Youth Center 2007 Mapes Ave. Bronx, New York on Saturdays. I have performed with various R&B groups as well as Pop musical groups. I also work with Shock Entertainment as a music producer and song writer. We also offer studio recording classes with Felipe Figue.
The Music Box provides music instruction on all instruments for all ages. Located in rural, Poughquag, NY, we have been creating musicians since 1997! Our building houses eight lesson rooms, a recital room and a store for lesson books, sheet music and all music related accessories. We rent and sell band and orchestra instruments. All of our teachers have college degrees, many with Masters Degrees in Music.
My name is Richard, I have been teaching, piano, guitar, voice, opera, music theory, music performance, singing, drums, for more then 25 years. I have my own studio with all you need to study and become the best musician you can be, or I can travel to you!. - Music is a universal language of its own. I teach from 6 - 70 years of age. I also teach special educational techniques for students with a disability. Feel free to give me a call! "Lets create beautiful Music together" - "KEEP A SMILE ON YOUR FACE AND A SONG IN YOUR HEART, AND THE WORLD WILL SING IT'S BEAUTIFUL SONG!" I am a certified Music Teacher, as well as a certified Music Therapi ... View Profile
My name is Juan Carlos Polo, drummer, composer, and educator. I have been a drummer for over 20 years and as a performer, composer and educator I have been always tried to combine my classical and world music backgrounds. I have worked as an adjunct professor at the National Conservatory of Peru and I have also been working as a private drum- set and ear training instructor, providing tutelage and resources in jazz, world, classical, pop and rock music for over ten years. My teaching approach is focused on working with students of different ages, according to their needs and different aspects: technique, coordination, music reading, ... View Profile
Red Note Rehearsal Studios currently offers drum lessons for all skill levels, as well as beginner lessons for both guitar and bass guitar. Lessons are given in a professional studio environment, and students enjoy discounted rates for solo use of studio rooms for personal practice.
Matt Bazgier: Drums, Handpan, Percussion, Music Production Lessons (Ableton Live), Home Recording, Guitar For Beginners
For me teaching music is more about inspiring, passing the spark of passion, helping to grow, showing what is possible and helping to get there, helping to realize the potential that is already inside the student. Technical skills are important but they are not the most important, technique should serve the musical vision (doesn't matter how old is the student) One of my drums teacher told me once: "Do not play drums, play music (with the drums)" and that is what I'm passing to my students. ... View Profile
Hi, My name is Tad McCully, I'm a pro drummer who grew up here in nyc. I've been teaching in the New York area both privately and in schools since 1993. I offer one-on-one lessons either at your home or in my studio in the Music Building, located at 39th st. & 8th ave (one block from train station). My lessons are well-planned, quality affordable studies, lasting 30 (ages 6-12), 45, or 60 minutes (adults). I also offer practice time, on my Yamaha studio kit, at a very affordable hourly rate--this is available to weekly students only. In my lessons I cover 'beginner' topics such as GRIP, RUDIMENTS (stickings) and BASIC READING of rhythmic not ... View Profile
My teaching approach: My teaching approach really depends on the student. I don't know what they need until we meet. But some things are across the board. I feel that technical skills are necessary tools for getting you where you want to go. Scales, chord shapes and arpeggios are very important to being able to get around on a guitar. I also like to teach students to apply Indian vocal rhythms (tala) to guitar. My guitar lessons take place in: either your home or my studio Guitar Techniques: Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Exercises, Recording and Production, ... View Profile
I teach middle eastern percussion on the darbuka (aka doumbek or tabla) and riq. Students will learn by repetition, by playing together and learning compositions, and through home practice. Worksheets and other learning aids are available. I play the drum professionally, and can teach both arabic and split hand style.
Drum & percussion instruction by Pat A. Graduate from The Crane School of Music (Potsdam, NY). INSTRUCTION EMPHASIS: -The basics of technique (can teach right or left handed and matched or traditional grip) -Styles include: all types of rock, jazz, Latin, gospel, and classical. -learn to read both legit music and charts -How to increase speed -linear coordination -metric modulation -learn phrasing -the importance of voicings -brush technique -hand drums (bongos & congas) -triangle and tambourine techniques I live in an apartment and will have to travel to you. Travel rates vary and are negotiable within reasonable distance. ... View Profile
My name is Jordan and I'm a professional jazz drummer based in New York City. I’m a graduate of The Juilliard School as well as Manhattan School of Music. I also received my undergraduate degree from The University of Michigan School of Music. I love teaching as well as performing. I know that I can take your playing to next level! WEBSITE: www.jordanyoung.net EPK: www.jordanyoung.net/epk My videos on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/jygmusic78 ... View Profile
- personalized curriculum - over 20 years experience teaching all levels from beginners to advanced professionals - multi-cultural environment from European-Classical to West African to American Contemporary https://www.linkedin.com/in/swiss-chris-4955435?trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile_pic
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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.
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