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Popular Drum Teachers Near Carlstadt

Cem M.

Jersey City, NJ
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Evan C.

Allston, MA
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Robert R.

Teaneck, NJ
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Cem M. Jersey City, NJ

• art of practice
• rudimental studies
• learning songs, beats, fills
• formal technique
• coordination and independence
• sight reading
• improvisation
• rhythmic composition
• studio / recording sessions
• variety of styles: jazz, rock, funk, R&B, Latin, Middle Eastern, Brazilian

About Cem

Thanks for checking out my profile. I look forward to helping you reach your musical goals in drum and percussion! Here's a little info about my musical training: Born in Istanbul, Turkey and raised in Tulsa, OK, my first musical experiences were on my grandmother's old piano. I was later introduced to a drum set when my brother and I received a drum set as a gift. I played in several local bands and in my high school jazz band in Tulsa, playing a range of musical styles from rock, swing, funk, and Latin. I decided in my senior year of high school to take music seriously and moved to NYC to study at the Drummer's Collective. During this period, I also focused on Middle Eastern hand percussion (doumbek, riq, and frame drum) and studied with Mehmet Akatay in Turkey. After ...

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Jonathan R. November 18, 2014
Drum · In studio
Verified Student
Cem is a great musician and instructor. His lessons are always informative, and best of all not boring. He plays alongside you and he is always patient, and helpful. Cem is a excellent teacher who wants to see his students progress, and I would recommend taking lessons with him.
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Kendra T. December 1, 2013
Drum
Verified Student
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Cem is an excellent instructor, a very patient teacher that takes the time to discuss the importance of form and sound quality. I have always had the desire to play drums and have never played so I appreciate his approach of making me feel at ease by playing along with me so I can see his form and technique. All the feedback I have received I have been able to return to the next class with improved skill and understanding. I really enjoy and look forward to my classes and I am happy with my progression during a short period of time.
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Elizabeth B. November 11, 2013
Drum
Verified Student
this product is amazing

He is a great coach, and is very patient and creative in his teaching
Evan C. Allston, MA

About Evan

Born and raised in New Jersey, Evan Michael C. was surrounded by music from a young age. His father, Salvatore C., a talented guitarist dreamed that each of his children would learn a different instrument. After Evan’s eldest brother claimed the guitar, Evan reluctantly picked up the bass at the age of 13. At first, Evan was not happy: It was heavy, and it hurt his fingers. But Evan quickly learned to love the power the bass had over the bandstand and after a few lessons, it was clear that the instrument fit him like a glove. He soon began to perform with high school rock bands, sneaking into local bars and clubs for weekend gigs. A new-found appreciation for upright bass led Evan to start his own trio, sparking a love of R&B and Jazz music that thrives in him to this day. Late in his

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Sharon R. February 3, 2014
Guitar
Verified Student
Great Teacher!!!

My sons are learning so much in a short amount of time! Evan makes learning music so much fun. They say he's the best teacher they've had so far! I have to agree. He's an all around nice guy who is down to earth and amazingly talented.
Robert R. Teaneck, NJ

Professional Drum lesson (any style)

About Robert

Robert Mansfield R. (born Chicago, Illinois, raised in Miami, Florida) is a jazz drummer, music teacher, and composer. Robert R. has recorded and performed with many notable artists such as Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts, Wes Anderson, Wycliff Gordon, Herb Harris, Scotty Barnhart, Phillip Harper, Eric Lewis, Stephon Harris, Eddie Henderson, Sam and Dave, Steve Marley and Dead Prez. He has also produced music for Sony Pictures and performs with a jazz band called SwingSet Quintet. *** Studio Equipment *** Music room: Drums Living room: Parents can sit in on the lessons *** Specialties *** Drums and percussion, Music Composition and Arrangements

Zach E.

Brooklyn, NY
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Daniel G.

New York, NY
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Andy M.

New York, NY
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Zach E. Brooklyn, NY

Ability to teach by drumming on 2 sets at a time (1 teacher/1 student). This is a very beneficial way for the student to hear and articulate musical phrases very quickly.

About Zach

I have been a student and teacher of drums and percussion for several years. I began my teaching in Detroit, MI before moving to NYC to pursue playing drums as a full-time profession. I enjoy working with students of all ages, in addition to special needs students. My brother is deaf and autistic, and I've found that by teaching him how to play drums, his life and mine have become more enriched. As a drummer for the Blue Man Group in New York City I have unique expertise in the world of musical theater. In addition, I am in a band called Oceanographer that relies on the talents of some of the best musicians I've ever worked with, including Mark Kelley (bassist of The Roots). Currently, I am available to teach from my studio in Williamsburg or at your home, or destination of ...

Daniel G. New York, NY

In addition to my work as a performer, clinician and studio drummer, I've been teaching students privately for three decades. I work with each student individually - focusing on goal setting, and finding out what makes them passionate about drumming.

We then use very practical steps to get them toward those goals in a fun and efficient manner. In addition to the material covered, my teaching style focuses on motivation and inspiration, so that drumming is seen as an enjoyable experience!

About Daniel

Daniel G. is an award-winning drummer, author, historian and educator. A member of the pioneering swing group Royal Crown Revue since 1994, Daniel has recorded and toured worldwide with many top artists, including Brian Setzer, Bette Midler, Liza Minnelli and KISS frontman Gene Simmons. He was voted one of the top 5 R&B drummers in the world by readers of Modern Drummer magazine. As an educator, Daniel has published five books and three DVDs, including the award winning "Century Project" DVD. He performs clinics and master classes globally, appearing at many of the world's top educational conferences and drum festivals. Daniel obtained a bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University in Boston in 1988, and a diploma from the Dick Grove School of Music in LA in 1991. He studied privately

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Wendy M. November 3, 2014
Drum · Online
Daniel is a fantastic teacher! He gets my daughter motivated to work and doesn't let her skimp on the technique and basics. Highly recommended.
Andy M. New York, NY

I agree with the great bass player John Clayton who once said "It is our creed as musicians to pass our knowledge on to the next generation." I receive a great amount of satisfaction from watching students grow as people and as musicians. To know I can make a difference in someones life is what drives me to teach. I hope to share with my students the excitement that can come from reaching a new level in ability.

About Andy

Thanks for your interest! I am a certified K-12 music teacher in both NYS and PA. I received a double degree from Temple University in music edu and jazz performance and I finished my masters of music from Purchase Conservatory. I am currently a full-time musician in NYC and I have been teaching since 2001.

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