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Popular Drum Teachers Near Miami

Edgar V.

Miami, FL
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Rene R.

Miami, FL
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Mitchell C.

Miami, FL
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Edgar V. Miami, FL

If you hire my as your instructor, (or your son’s instructor), you will find you or your son immersed in an exciting music environment! I focus my lessons on 5 core skills for my students: Coordination, Rhythms, Music Theory, Sight Reading and Styles & Interpretation. I will apply these concepts in a way that is very intuitively and dynamic, so you will find you or your son playing like a pro in no time!

I also understand that you or your son will develop and learn at unique pace, and in order to further develop your skills and make your learning process more enjoyable, I will treat you as my friend or buddy and not only as my student. This is because studies have demonstrated that people tend to learn more when they make a connection with their instructor. Therefore my goal will be to find your strengths and weaknesses, so I’d know how to successfully convey the right message so you or your son become a better drummer with each lesson.

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About Edgar

Hi there! My name is Edgar V., I€™m currently majoring in music business creative performance at Miami Dade College. I'm focused, patient, enthusiastic and very active! "Schedule a lesson with me now and start learning the art of playing drums."

My passion is playing drums and percussion. I've been playing drums for 14 years now. First I studied drums in Colombia with Shakira's former drummer Italo Lamboglia for 4 years and then when I moved here in US, I've kept refining my craft taking drum lessons at Miami Dade College, learning new techniques and so on.

I'm currently an independent drummer. I play with many artists and bands as a freelancer, So I get to perform very often live in different venues all over South Florida. I also ...

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Edgar V. June 14, 2013
Drum
Excellent drum teacher!

Edgar is an amazing drummer and teacher. He's very patient and committed to make you a great drummer. He also takes the instruction from the "classroom" to the real world, he once took me to one of his shows and let me play a song with his band!!! That was amazing.
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Alexandra N. May 24, 2013
Drum
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overall, a very understanding and communicative intrustor.

The instructor is very kind and he will try to make the environment as comfortable as possible for you to practice. Also, he is very patient with his students and will make the student understand more about the music lesson taken.
Rene R. Miami, FL

percussion and tempo recognition. techniques and style variation

About Rene

Knowing at the age of 5 that music was my life, by being brought up surrounded by praise music and gospel, my early exposure to music helped me to find every Instrument and style just my thing! I wanted to play everything and learn all aspects of music. I started with singing in the children's choir and then developed into piano and music theory. At the age of 12 I began to learn classical guitar, and at 15 took on various styles like Flamenco, Jazz and Rock. I graduated from High School having played in the school band achieving recognition In national Institutions Like IAJE (International Association for Jazz Education) and state band finals. I was also composing from a very early age, and at 18 released my first album (self-titled) which can still be heard and purchased today ...

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Cyndi O. December 14, 2013
Cello
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Rene is great.

Great instructor. My 10 year old son really enjoys his lessons.
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Helenita Z. February 20, 2013
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Classes that can be done on Skype.

I'm so glad that I tried this class on Skype. It is like your teacher is just sitting beside you. My teacher Rene is very encouraging and patient for beginners like me.
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Elena B. January 29, 2013
Singing
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So happy I have such a great teacher

René is a great teacher, always helps me stay positive and doesn't allow me to frustrate.

He is honest and motivates me a lot!
Mitchell C. Miami, FL

I picked up the drums at an early age. Played in a bunch of bands growing up. The drums are such a fun and physical instrument, using your whole body. The energy it brings is truly unmatched. I will guide you step by step in playing a full drum kit, learning limb independence to create rocking drum beats.

About Mitchell

With almost 20 years of music education experience, I have developed a super fun and effective teaching method that has proven to work. I am a kid at heart and love working with children. And as the oldest child of 6, I possess the necessary patience and enthusiasm for their learning development. In addition, I have worked with many adult students who initially thought it was "too late" for them to learn an instrument. They proved themselves wrong and were very successful with their new found talent. I have been a professional recording artist and live performer since the age of 15. I began teaching around the same time as a way of earning extra spending money. As the years went on, I fell more in love with teaching and formed a career out of it. So come join me on this musical ...

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George H. November 17, 2014
Guitar · In home
Mitchell is an amazing instructor for my children. I have a 10 year old son learning guitar and a 6 year old daughter learning piano. They tell me how much fun they have learning to play their favorite songs on their instruments. Also, I notice how patient he is with them. I can understand how much detail there can be to teach an instrument to a child, however Mitch has a way of guiding and directing their focus to learning, making it fun and inviting. I recommend to all.
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Alex M. November 17, 2014
Piano · In home
My daughter has been Mitchell's piano student for 3 years now. Her musical development has been impressive (not just because she's my daughter) I couldn't imagine a better instructor. Mitch is talented, patient, professional and his passion for music and teaching shows in every session. I've recommended Mitch to many of my friends and I will continue to do so.

FEDERICO B.

Miami, FL
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Zachary L.

Miami, FL
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Vincent R.

Miami, FL
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FEDERICO B. Miami, FL

You will learn all the different aspects of drumming: Independence, techniques, rhythms, sight-reading and more.To enrich their rhythmic techniques, teachers supplement their sessions with exercises from my library of 100-plus instructional books and DVDs. Once they master the necessary techniques , students can even enter the Drummer Paradise studio to lay down some beats.For all the parents out there who have trouble getting their young ones to get some exercise, try sitting them on a drum kit. Not only will they get the exercise they need, they will also have fun!

About FEDERICO

You will learn all the different aspects of drumming: Independence, techniques, rhythms, sight-reading and more.To enrich their rhythmic techniques, I supplement the sessions with exercises from my library of 100-plus instructional books and DVDs. Once they master the necessary techniques , students can even enter the recording studio to lay down some beats.For all the parents out there who have trouble getting their young ones to get some exercise, try sitting them on a drum kit. Not only will they get the exercise they need, they will also have fun!

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I provide the Sheet lessons the student should provide drum set sticks.

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Jazz, rock, Latin, salsa, fusion, funk etc.

Zachary L. Miami, FL

I've been teaching drums and percussion for 10 years and my students have gone on to be accepted into top ensembles, record and produce tracks of their own, and have performance careers. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play basic rhythms on the drum set, and start recognizing different stylistic patterns. You'll also develop a strong sense of time. As time goes on you'll be able to play along to any song just by listening, and even create your own drum groove to new music! I specialize in rock, pop, and funk styles, typically use Joel Rothman's drum books as well as my own PDFs. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Zachary

My name is Zach L. I am a professional musician in the Miami area. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Jazz Guitar Performance from the University of Miami. I am a multiple Downbeat-award-winning guitarist and have been drumming for the past 13 years. I have headlined multiple international tours and received both the Duncan Nelson Scholarship and the Davidson Scholarship at the University of Miami. Furthermore, I am also an accomplished composer and arranger with my works featured by groups such as the Steve Miller Band and the Henry Mancini Orchestra. Lastly, I have held a teaching position as the Professor of Improvised Music at the Narnia Arts Academy International Summer Course in Central Italy.

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mary lura W. September 14, 2014
Guitar · In home
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Zach has been giving guitar lessons to my eleven-year-old daughter in our home for the past few weeks and we have been so pleased with his instruction. He is punctual, professional, and best of all extremely patient. I would recommend Zach to anyone I know looking for music lessons, especially children, his patience and passion is a gift. Not to even mention how talented he is himself as a musician!!!
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alan S. September 8, 2014
Guitar · In home
If you need a guitar teacher, I highly recommend Zack. He has been my teacher for 3 years and we never run out of lessons. Zack is an expert in music theory, critiquing songs, rhythm and melody. From a novice I have improved to a good player under his instruction. Give him a try I am sure you will be pleased.
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Vincent R. Miami, FL

You have seen how they do it and it seems like fun.
Maybe you have always wanted to try it,
or you are a drummer already that needs the extra practice and wants to improve the technique, then go for it.

About Vincent

Does not matter what your influences are, from Psychedelic Furs to All American Rejects from Green Day to Nirvana, Van Halen or Metallica, we know what is to be a music fan first then a musician. If you have the love for the music and a basic grasp of rhythm you can learn to play drums. First we teach you the mechanics then to follow the beat, once you have master these skills, practice will give you the ability to grow and create.

Drum Lessons in Miami, FL

Florida is renowned for its contributions to the music industry, especially the development of Miami bass in the 1980s. Whatever style of music interests you, you can find inspiration from numerous Miami musicians, including Enrique Iglesias, Lil Wayne, Ricky Martin and Pitbull. Want to join in on the fun? TakeLessons offers several different lessons types, including guitar, piano and drums.

The drums are one of the most versatile and fun instruments to play, and are relatively easy to learn. However, no matter if you are a complete beginner or an advanced drummer, it is always useful to take private lessons to truly develop your skills and techniques. And that’s where TakeLessons comes into play - we can help you find the perfect instructor for your Miami drum lessons with

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