Valley Village Drum Lessons

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Popular Drum Teachers Near Valley Village

Kameron W.

North Hollywood, CA
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Jared J.

Burbank, CA
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Matthew C.

North Hollywood, CA
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Kameron W. North Hollywood, CA

I specialize in focusing on what it takes to drum as a working professional, namely by developing the most solid groove possible. Grooving is what pays.

About Kameron

I am a Professional drummer/songwriter with immense pro experience and teaching experience. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: (Bands I tour with and projects I have played on and written with and produced) -Kitten (interscope records) - drums -MSC (msc.la) - drums/songwriting/production -Olivia Somerlyn (hollywood records) - drums -Palo Alto (Rick Rueben) - drums -Golden State - drums -Mariah Mcmanus - drums/songwriting -Kyler England -drums/production -Dearest - drums/production Amongst many others TRAINING & EDUCATION: -Georgia State University - Music Performance -Training with ZORO, Charlie Adams TEACHING EXPERIENCE: Drums : 3 years Guitar : 1 year Music Production : 2 years My other interests include travel, healthy local food, filmmaking, yoga and meditation.

Jared J. Burbank, CA

Drumset only. I can teach students a variety of basic drum grooves in a variety of styles and can help students understand how to incorporate fills into their playing. I can also teach reading basics.

About Jared

I have been happily playing music for over half of my life and it has always been the light in my day. Now it is my hope to shed that same light onto you or your child. I am a very friendly and fun teacher with a great deal of professionalism and patience, even more importantly I love teaching and music with a passion. I have been playing an instrument since the 4th grade (cello) and, as I learned how music works, was slowly able to pick-up a greater variety instruments with an increasing degree of ease. In high school, I decided to pick-up the guitar just to "have fun and rock out". I joined a band, played in the high school orchestra, joined the high school jazz band and began to practice songwriting and cover songs. Still, it was not until after I took my first class on music theory

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Jill C. January 14, 2015
Cello · Online
Verified Student
This is our first experience with online music lessons. We choose Jared because of the reviews he received from his other students. They were not wrong! Jared is great! He is always on time. He communicates very well. He makes our daughter feel comfortable. He even took the time to write a cello piece for a current Maroon 5 song at our daughter's request. You will not be disappointed if you choose Jared.
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Michelle N. January 8, 2015
Cello · Online
Verified Student
My name is Michelle. As of right now, I have taken cello lessons with Jared about four times. He is an excellent teacher, very patient and understanding, very knowledgeable and can answer almost any questions you may have regarding the cello and music. He also works very hard to try and teach you the song you are most interested in learning which makes any session fun!

Most importantly, I am always learning something new and feel like I am always progressing with my skill on the cello.

Kudos to Jared! *5 stars*
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Cindy G. October 30, 2014
Cello · Online
Verified Student
Jared has been helping my 14-year old daughter become passionate about playing cello again. My daughter had taken years of conventional school lessons and had all but given up due to boredom and monotony. She has only had a couple of lesson from Jared but so far, so good. Even the tone in my daughter's voice regarding her cello has improved so much. She sounds excited and proud regarding playing and I am so glad!
Matthew C. North Hollywood, CA

Depending on the interest and experience level of the student, we will study jazz, funk, rock, Brazilian, and many other styles of drumming. This will always start with basic technique and rhythmic placement then moving on to studying different tunes, researching different drummers in the style the student wants to explore, and even composing our own music together!

About Matthew

Matt C is a GRAMMY nominated percussionist based in Los Angeles, CA. He is involved in projects ranging from experimental art or popular folk music to jazz and international ensembles. Matt can be heard around the country performing with intimate chamber ensembles, symphony orchestras, and popular music artists. As an educator, Matt has been a featured clinician and performer at several universities including The San Francisco Conservatory of Music and the University of Southern California as well as at events like the Percussive Arts Society's Days of Percussion and the American Composers Jazz Institute. He has experience consulting and designing curriculum for university students and k-12 programs with success securing them scholarships to major conservatories and Honor bands across ...

Jason C.

Los Angeles, CA
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Quentin J.

Van Nuys, CA
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Kurt B.

Van Nuys, CA
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Jason C. Los Angeles, CA

Basics of drumming? Rhythms? Play with songs? Rock? Hip-hop?

I began playing drums in 1999, teaching myself in the garage. I took 2 years of drum classes in college and performed in a nationally touring band as a drummer. I have taught drums to a wide variety of students with a wide variety of musical interests.

About Jason

I've been playing music for over 20 years. I've been teaching for over 10 years. My main instrument is guitar but I also play and teach piano, drums, uke and bass. I play with two acts in the area: Nataly Lola (acoustic covers) and We Were Superheroes (original rock). I am constantly listening to new alternative music (98.7 and AltNation) as well as learning the classics for the cover band. I never have a bias for a song and am always surprised when the pop song on the radio is actually quite clever when broken down to its roots. As a teacher I cater to the student. I've taught Old Country, Jazz Theory, New Metal, Russian Ska (yup!) and anything else that you want to learn.

Quentin J. Van Nuys, CA

Beginning drum technique, stick control, groove, reading, chart interpretation, drum part writing.

About Quentin

Music is a part of all of us. We are instilled with the desire to express ourselves through music. If you wish to further your craft in the areas of drum set, playing djembe, or rapping I can help. I hold a Bachelor of Arts degree in music from Pomona College and am currently studying for my Master of Music degree in drums/percussion performance at Shepherd University in Los Angeles. If you are interested in studying please do not hesitate to contact me. I am very approachable. Skill level is not important. What is important is the drive you feel to learn. FB / Youtube / IG : @Quentinjonesmusic

Kurt B. Van Nuys, CA

I can teach beginner/intermediate drum lessons. Subjects would include groove (all important!), timing, ensemble techniques/dynamics, and reading.

About Kurt

I hold a bachelor's degree in electric bass performance from Musicians Institute in Hollywood. I also have national as well as international touring experience playing for a platinum selling artist with a major label. I also worked at MI as a teachers assistant helping to run performance based classes, as well as helping students improve their chart writing and song writing skills. I teach real world principles in electric bass playing, and am able to teach students that only want to play for fun, or those who seek professional work in the industry.

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

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