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Popular Percussion Teachers Near Sacramento

Justin B.

Folsom, CA
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Gaw V.

Sacramento, CA
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Monty S.

Sacramento, CA
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Justin B. Folsom, CA

I enjoy teaching students who have never played drums, as well as students who have taken from previous instructors!

About Justin

My name is Justin B. and I've been a professional drummer and instructor the last 15 years. I have toured extensively throughout the United States, as well as playing in the UK. I have been a part of many recordings and sessions during that time and have the knowledge to teach about what those experiences are like.

Currently, I am a member of the Street Drum Corps based out of Los Angeles. We have done TV shows including Cartoon Network's Hall Of Game Awards, as well as the opening segment of Kevin Nealon's special comedy show "Whelmed, But Not Overly." which aired on Showtime.

I am a drummer that has been playing in some of the top nightclubs throughout California, Las Vegas, Arizona, and Chicago. I have been drumming alongside some very notable DJ's ...

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John M. June 2, 2014
Drum · In studio
Verified Student
Justin is a tremendous drummer and his experience from student to performer makes him an excellent teacher. He customizes the lessons to what I want to do and learn, and makes it fun in the process. I look forward to my weekly lessons and wish I could go more often.
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Scott H. September 29, 2013
Drum
Verified Student
Instructor was very helpful

I am an experienced drummer that got back into playing 2 years ago after a 15 year hiatus. I called Take Lessons to get an instructor that could look at my playing abilities and help me learn where my deficiencies were and work on them.
It was really great getting to know Justin, with his insight and ability to see what was going on with me, I was able to get focused and overcome those deficiencies or at least work on them.
He gave me a new direction to go with my rehearseal time that I hadn't yet thought of. I will help with my speed and accuracy.
I'm really glad that I called and am happy to call Justin a new friend.
Gaw V. Sacramento, CA

About Gaw

Gaw is a voice artist, music teacher, and arranger local to the Sacramento area, specializing in styles such as Jazz, Pop, R&B, and Classical. She began her music experience with the baritone at age 12, and eventually learned to play the violin, trumpet, French horn, piano, and percussion. She received her B.M. in Jazz Studies and currently working on her Master in Voice Performance at California State University of Sacramento.

Gaw sings locally in various Sacramento venues, such as Shady Lady, JB lounge and Capital Garage. She won multiple Downbeat Awards with vocal jazz ensembles at Sacramento State. She performed with Schola Cantorum under the direction of Dr. Donald Kendrick and performed with world class choir RSVP (Reconciliation Singers Voices of Peace). Gaw played brass ...

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Dora S. June 19, 2014
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Gaw is a wonderful instructor. I love her motivational energy
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Meredith K. April 9, 2014
Singing
Verified Student
Excellent Teacher

My daughter, who is 12, learned so much from Gaw. She improved greatly under Gaw's instruction. I highly recommend Gaw for anyone looking for a teacher for their kids, or themselves! She was honest, but kind, and really encouraged my daughter to reach her potential. You will no be disappointed with her.
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Wes B. March 12, 2014
Singing
Verified Student
Gaw is a Knowledgble, Caring and Talented Music Teacher

My 5 year old daughter has been taking vocal lessons from Gaw for the past 4 months. I am always pleasantly surprised as she continually teaches new techniques each week. What a great musical foundation my daughter will eventually have. additionally Gaw is always encouraging and supportive especially when my daughter wanders off key. Thanks Gaw for your inspired training and support.
Monty S. Sacramento, CA

please see conga and djembe descriptions

About Monty

I'm a performer, producer, composer and music educator, with undergraduate jazz studies degrees in piano and guitar. 15 years experience teaching private guitar and piano lessons, in addition to percussion and bass. I founded Music Never Stops Foundation, a 501c3 dedicated to music education.

- Lessons in all the musical areas I offer cover technique, musicianship and repertoire in most popular music styles including Pop, Rock, Blues & Jazz. Beginning to advanced students. Artist development is also available to those students, musicians and songwriters who need coaching and assistance with performing, recording audio or video demo's and the business of music. I help you turn your natural talents into lasting skills for a life time of enjoyment and experience in ...

Peter B.

Sacramento, CA
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Tony L.

Sacramento, CA
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Barry E.

Auburn, CA
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Peter B. Sacramento, CA

About Peter

I've done a variety of education as well as musical tutoring/teaching for over 5 years. I've worked as a substitute teacher, and private educator in the public sector and I love working with kids.Contact TakeLessons now to get started.

Tony L. Sacramento, CA

About Tony

Local/regional musician with 10+ years of experience playing in Sacramento and surrounding areas as well as a Microsoft Certified IT professional. I am available to teach the following:

- Drums (snare/full kit [rhythm control/rudimentary education/tempo control/maintenance/preparation/tuning/technique])

- Hand Percussion (djembe, bongos, congas, tambourine, shakers, etc.)

- Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)

- Computer use (start up, web navigation, troubleshooting, installations)

- Chess (basic game structure)

I am available in Downtown Sacramento and have a travel radius of 25mi.

Barry E. Auburn, CA

Play with your hands? Sure! I have basic knowledge of rhythms and techniques on: tabla, doumbek, djembe, and congas

About Barry

Professional drummer with over 20 years teaching and performing experience. Lessons focus on helping students achieve their goals in the most efficient manner possible--and to have fun doing so! Styles are primarily funk and jazz but also include rock, reggae, Latin, fusion, blues, etc...they all intertwine! My schedule may be more flexible than what the calendar indicates; just message me to set up a time.

Percussion With TakeLessons

TakeLessons offers private in-studio and in-home Percussion in Sacramento and nearby areas. Learn how to play percussion by working with a qualified TakeLessons instructor. Review Sacramento Percussion teacher profiles and contact a friendly TakeLessons student counselor by phone or email for assistance with scheduling your Percussion lessons.

Whether you are a beginner Percussion student, intermediate Percussion student, or advanced Percussion student, a TakeLessons Instructor can help you learn or enhance your Percussion skills. Your choices for a Sacramento Percussion instructor come from a variety of backgrounds, making it easy to find one that matches your interests and skill level. Each Percussion instructor's specialties are listed on their profile, along with helpful details like ...

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