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RasTaylor W.

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Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $25
  • Music Composition from Glendale Community College
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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RasTaylor W.

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About RasTaylor

20 years in Music. Taylor has created a proven method of practice guaranteed to keep the student on their finger tips! All skill levels are welcome: beginner intermediate advanced. All Styles, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Classical, Flamenco, Jazz, Blues, Heavy Metal, Rock, Reggae,

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Samuel
Great teacher, very patient and knows how to teach vocal technique.
Chava
Taylor was so patient and kind with our 6 year old son. He was very accommodating and explained in simple terms the beginning of playing the electric guitar. He was kind and soft spoken which helped with an energetic 6 year old. He was able to redirect my son’s attention when he would wonder. I am so glad we picked him as our son’s instructor.
Loira S.
thank you for your patience and for being able to discover my singing voice

Charles W.

11 Reviews
Gilbert, AZ
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • music guitar from Freemont
  • Awarded guitar contest arizona from Arizona guitar player magizen
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Charles W.

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I have been teaching drums for over 20 years I specialize in heavy-metal drumming with fast double bass but also can show students how to play any style country blues jazz rock and incorporate techniques from marching band and all the rudiments needed for drums

About Charles

I am an international recording artist and seasoned performer. I have been playing music since the early age of 8 yrs old. I have always been inspired by music and love to inspire others with music. Some of my accomplishments include putting an album out with Universal Records as a Nashville record

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Cindy
Instructor is very talented!
Brekyn J.
My first lesson with Charles went great! I can tell he's going to help me reach my goals very quickly and efficiently. So excited to feel confident with the piano!
Kristina K.
Great teacher,with innovative ideas, learning a lot, I feel like a real musician

Aaron B.

18 Reviews
Mesa, AZ
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 6 to 86
  • Studio Recording and Production from Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences
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Aaron B.

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Lessons are customized for the students based on their interest and experience. I will cover the basics and rudiments with new students but allow them to create and follow their own musical path using a variety of methods and musical styles.
Learn to read, write, and play different styles of music with accompanying techniques and fills to add to your groove development.

About Aaron

Teaching drums professionally since 1998, Aaron has influenced hundreds of budding musicians to get the most from their instrument. He has studied privately with Rob Laytham (Modern Drummer columnist), Joe Leroux (marching band guru), Gary Chaffe (legendary drummer) and many others throughout the

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Patricia M.
Great instructor! I look forward to my lessons
Julie
Aaron is so great at meeting me where I am musically and giving helpful guidance to progress. I really appreciate his approach.

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Scott K.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $54
  • B.S. in Cognitive Science from UCLA
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Scott K.

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I've been playing drums for almost 20 years and it is an integral part of my life. I've been teaching for 3 years and have watched students grow from beginners to beast-status. I teach all different styles: rock, jazz, Afro-Cuban, rudiments, you name it. Time to rock!

About Scott

I am a professional producer with a love for all things music. Going from playing the drums on trash cans in my garage as a kid to on stages in LA has been a wonderful ride. Now it's time to get you started on your journey. My musical work as has been feature on Spotify's Fresh Finds playlist a

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Matthew B.
Scot was Absolutely AWESOME he was patient taught real well answered any questions we asked him
Explained in detailed and always went way over his time we had scheduled Great Teacher
If you wanna learn advanced Abilton This is your guy and other stuff he looked into for us like final Cut and jam Kazam etc
Alec H.
Thanks for the help with auto tune and CLA vocals!
Amanda
Scott is extremely knowledgeable about Ableton, music theory and music production in general. He's a fun instructor to work with, great at explaining things, and making sure you get what you want out of each lesson. I highly recommend him!
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Gio A.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $28
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Gio A.

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I have been playing drum kit and percussion for over fifteen years and teaching for about 12. I've played a little bit of everything - pop, rock, punk, hip-hop, ska/reggae, blues, jazz, and even musical theater. I'm happy to share my skills and expertise with drummers of all ages and skill levels (lessons at my studio will be on electronic kit).

About Gio

I studied music at UCF (Orlando), focusing on classical and jazz guitar, but I also have years of experience playing rock, blues, folk, hip-hop, and musical theater on both guitar and drums. I have been teaching guitar, drums, and piano for about eight years to students of all ages. Music is wh

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Ron M.
Sure had fun and Gio gave me a lot of homework. This is good. I'm starting to get a good understanding of the Harmonica.
Ron M.
A great introduction to a Harmonica. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Christianna
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Zechariah T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • History/English from University of Mississippi
  • Teaching since 2004
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Zechariah T.

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ANY level drum lessons from a seasoned veteran with 15+ years experience. ANY style! Let's get you where you need to be!

About Zechariah

Hi there! My name is Zech & I'm a 35-year-old professional musician. I've been playing out and teaching music since 2004, though I began learning instruments as early as 2000. I currently lead a few bands as a singer, guitar player, and drummer and occasionally get to play bass. I also

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Average Cost of Drum Lessons in Scottsdale, AZ

The average cost of 60-minute drum lessons in Scottsdale is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $177 per hour.
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$42 average
45 min
$55 average
60 min
$67 average

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"Tim is wonderful! Very musically intelligent which is so important. Fantastic demeanor and cadence with my daughter, which is important for her learning style. So pleased to have found him!"
Caileigh
Took Drum lessons from Tim H.
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"Evan has been an outstanding drum teacher for our son! His skill and enthusiasm for the instrument come through in his instruction. He sets a positive example, has excellent technical knowledge and theory, provides clear, easy to understand lessons, and allows our son to express his own interests and develop his own style of drumming. Our son is excited to see Evan each week, and looks forward to sharing his new skills with the family. Evan provides lessons at our house, is organized, and timely, as well as flexible with the his schedule to allow for changes in our family schedule from time to time."
Rachelle
Took Drum lessons from Evan W.
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"Very knowledgeable and friendly. I was surprised at how far I got for the first lesson. Inspired me to practice and give it a go."
Robert Nichols
Took Drum lessons from Richard C.
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"Great teacher, makes learning a lot of fun and his passion for music is awesome!"
Richard
Took Drum lessons from Mike S.
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"so much fun and so very challenging
Nichole is so helpful and supportive. highly recommended"
Carmelo
Took Drum lessons from Nicole C.
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"I've been taking drum lessons from Ray for about 3 years now. It's been a great experience, and I've learned so much from him. He makes sure to focus on what I specifically want to learn, which makes the lessons super fun. He's also knowledgable about all aspects of drumming, and he's really helpful whenever I have a question about anything. Without Ray, I never would have been able to come as far as I have these last few years."
Stephanie
Took Drum lessons from Ray R.
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"After working with Kevin on drum lessons, he was able to help me improve on my ability of building a better playing style, He is very talented in singing, guitar, and drums and would recommenced him as a great teacher ."
Daniel
Took Drum lessons from Kevin J.
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"Doug is a wonderful instructor. He has a lot of energy and he makes the lessons fun."
Lois
Took Drum lessons from Douglas O.
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"He is an excellent teacher for a beginner like me. He is not only experience but very patient. I was very pleased"
Maureen
Took Drum lessons from Aleksis B.
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"Mr Murray is my son's instructor. Very pleasant, knowledgeable, and thorough! My son is learning and enjoys going for lessons. I see the difference in my son's drumming which is actually benefiting our church. Thanks sir"
Joel
Took Drum lessons from Murray P.
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Scottsdale, AZ Drum Lessons

Scottsdale, AZ Drum Lessons

What do Meg White, Dave Grohl, and Cindy Blackman all have in common? They’re all iconic drummers celebrated for their amazing musicianship. However, they didn’t get to where they are now overnight. These famous drummers — and all the incredible drummers before them — have spent years learning, practicing, and mastering the art of playing the drums. They all started out as beginners at one point and worked tirelessly to achieve their music goals.

If these amazing drummers inspire you to pick up a pair of drumsticks, then it might be time to find drum lessons near you in Scottsdale, AZ. With the help of a private teacher, you will learn the tips and tricks you need to take your drum playing to new heights. No matter if you’re trying the drums

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for the first time or you’re looking to jam out to some of the most challenging songs of all time, our drum teachers are to help. Sign up for drum classes with TakeLessons today to kickstart your musical adventure.

If you are looking for private Drum lessons in Scottsdale, AZ

There’s no need to join a class with a bunch of other students when you could take advantage of private instruction. Here at TakeLessons, we offer a wide range of private drum classes near you that invite you to work one-on-one with your very own drum teacher.

With a private coach, you will receive lessons tailored to your specific needs. Maybe you want to get better at your rebound stroke or master the multiple bounce roll. Or perhaps you’d like to build up your confidence to showcase your skills at the talent show or start your own rock band. Your drum teacher will assess your skills and develop a master plan to help you progress. Whether you are starting at the beginning or working your way up to more challenging material, your private teacher will provide you with the support, encouragement, and tools you need to strengthen your skills and achieve your goals.

Enjoy your Drum classes in Scottsdale with TakeLessons

When you’re looking for the best drum teachers near you in Scottsdale, we have you covered. At TakeLessons, our certified and experienced teachers are ready to take your drum skills up a notch. And when you sign up with us, you can rest assured that you’ll enjoy your drum lessons. In fact, we offer a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for all new students on their first lessons. Join today and get ready to impress all your friends and family with your drum solos.

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