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Kevin J.

39 Reviews
Denver, CO
Starting at $28
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner
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Kevin J.

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Kevin J. has been writing, recording, and playing music for over 25 years. Music is meant to be fun and it is his goal to help others enjoy music. He has been a teacher for 11 years and has composed hundreds of songs. He is passionate about teaching his students the songs they want to learn, no matter the difficulty. He specialized in guitar, drums, and song writing.

Kevin has a great way of encouraging others to keep going no matter what challenge is in front of them.

About Kevin

I truly enjoy teaching. I've taught in the public school classroom for 11 years. Teaching music is so so much FUN! And it should be fun for the students to learn. When I'm teaching I tell all my students that if they don't enjoy and smile about something, then we need to change something.

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Lincoln G.
Kevin is a great teacher - he has brought out the drummer in my 2nd grader, and he has been able to do this through Zoom, not even face to face. Highly recommended!
Kristin
Kevin is an enthusiastic and professional teacher! He has built up my son's confidence, and given him opportunities to perform and hone his percussion skills. I highly recommend Kevin!
Aidan
I was out of town when my 15-year old son had his lesson with Kevin, so I sent a text to my son to find out how it went. "He is the best guitar teacher ever!!" my son replied. I think that says it all.
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Mark E.

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Denver, CO
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from Metropolitan State University of Denver
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Mark E.

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Thinking of learning the drums?? Look no further! I have been teaching 20+ drum students every week for the last 5 years, and have over 20 years of performance experience! All of my students learn to read drum set notation in addition to playing by ear, giving them the tools to learn any and all styles of music! Let's get you playing some songs on the drums!

About Mark

I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Metropolitan State University of Denver and have been actively performing for 20 years. I have also developed a passion for teaching music over the past 10 years, and I really enjoy seeing students progress and grow their own love of music. As a pe

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Michael
Mark is an excellent musician and most importantly an AMAZING teacher. He really helped me realize my musical goals, and patiently and expertly showed me how to realize them. 100% the best music instruction I have ever received. Book a lesson with Mark! You won't regret it.

Stephen B.

Boulder, CO
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Central Michigan University
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Stephen B.

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I am thrilled to hear that you or your kid is ready to start taking drum lessons! I have been teaching drum set and percussion for eleven years, and last year finished my master's in percussion performance at CU, after a music education degree in Michigan.

I start students off with "repeat after me" style exercises to develop technique, coordination, and musical tone on the instruments. Then, we can dig into playing the music (s)he loves! I'm always curious to hear if there is a certain band or drummer my student admires?

About Stephen

Hey drummers! I am a working drummer and percussionist in all major styles, from blues, funk, and jazz to classical and marching band. In my off time, I enjoy playing in the mountains with my girlfriend and our cat.

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Daniel L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Science - Instrumental Music Education (PK-12) from University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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Daniel L.

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As I have taught many students on many different instruments, my focus has been on providing students with a firm foundation, including proper posture, breathing, embouchure, technique, and pitch/rhythm literacy. Beyond a traditionally classical approach, I believe strongly in listening to my students to realize what they desire to learn. Many students are primarily interested in learning the jazz style, including improvisation, which includes a great deal of listening, transcribing, and practicing of patterns/riffs.

About Daniel

Greetings! I started playing the saxophone at the age of seven. Having an incredible middle school band teacher, I was drawn to teaching at an early age. In 2001, I completed my student teaching at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse where I earned a Bachelor of Science degree in I K-12 Instrum

William B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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William B.

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I have been playing the drums for about 15 years and it has always been my passion. I remember when I first started playing and how important those first lessons were to me in launching my drumming career. Now with some experience under my belt, I would now like to share my knowledge with as many aspiring drummers as possible.

Open to all ages in the beginner category. I want to work with you to realize your drumming goals. Whether that's learning some solid technique, or playing along to your favorite songs, I hope to be a good teacher to kick start your drumming journey and beyond!

About William

Greetings! I am a passionate drummer and musician with 15 years of experience playing the drums under my belt. I have played in numerous bands and projects ever since I picked up the sticks and have loved every second of it. Music has always been very near and dear to me. I remember the first albu

Jacob R.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from Texas State University
  • Teaching since 2018
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Jacob R.

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I first started playing drums on pots and pans when I was a wee lad. My parents thankfully fostered my musical inhibitions and purchased an electronic pad at the of 9. I have been playing ever since, mainly self-taught, with a variety of bands performing professionally across the Texas music scene. In addition to drum kit, I am a classically trained trombone player who studied under professor Charles Hurt at Texas State. I aim to bring my performance experience and classical music education to my students, in a way that’s easy to digest and most of all, fun!

I can teach a variety of styles including rock, pop, funk, jazz, blues and metal. The progression is focused on fundamentals, technique and theory to ensure that you can apply these concepts to whatever style of music you'd like to play throughout your music journey. I also do volunteer work teaching piano and drum kit lessons with Kids in a New Groove here in Austin.

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About Jacob

I first started playing drums on pots and pans when I was a wee lad. My parents thankfully fostered my musical inhibitions and purchased an electronic pad at the of 9. I have been playing ever since with a variety of bands performing professionally across the Texas music scene. Although mainly self

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April
Jacob was always so respectful and kind. Great listener and seemed to genuinely desire to find ways to connect with our foster daughter. She is not easy to motivate and he still gave his best.

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Average Cost of Drum Lessons in Wheat Ridge, CO

The average cost of 60-minute drum lessons in Wheat Ridge is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $160 per hour.
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$53 average
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$65 average

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"Trevor is very knowledgeable and skilled and can play many styles of music. He loves playing and teaching and does both very passionately. I recommend Trevor very highly!"
John
Took Drum lessons from Trevor S.
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"Friendly personality and appears very passionate about his music."
Krish
Took Drum lessons from Athan G.
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"Great with children

Alex is great with my 7 year-old son! David has already shown improvement in concentration at school, thanks to Alex!"
Cindy
Took Drum lessons from Alex J.
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"Ray is a patient, fun and cool teacher who is well prepared for every lesson. He selected music that our son likes to play along with. He has a great set up in his home studio with two drum sets - one for the teacher and one for the student. My son has made great progress so far after only a few lessons. Highly recommended!"
Lachlan
Took Drum lessons from Ray R.
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"Keith is a great teacher for my 10 year old son! He's experienced, very talented, and extremely patient. And he knows how to communicate and get through to my son (which I know can be a challenge). We've really enjoyed the lessons!"
Kirk
Took Drum lessons from Keith J.
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"Aaron is a wonderful instructor! Very patient, energized, focused, structured, punctual, and fun to work with. He offers a variety of talents. We are very happy to have Aaron as an instructor in our home!"
Kyechia
Took Drum lessons from Aaron C.
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"Ray R. is what I would call a "Performance Teacher" to me. I am a guitarist and play with him to improve everything from rhythm to live performance skills. Not only is Ray an absolute beast of a musician, he is a wonderful teacher. As many people may know, just because one is a good musician it doesn't necessarily mean you also know how to be an effective teacher. Ray is the best of both worlds! I have improved leagues since I started playing with him some months ago. I COULD NOT recommend his as a teacher enough."
Kyler R. Kaufman
Took Drum lessons from Ray R.
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"Joan is very patient as an instructor. I appreciate the feedback she has given me on nuances in my body posture, my grip on the sticks, and seating position to help me be comfortable during the lessons. I began drum lessons with her early in my pregnancy and she has been very accommodating to my busy and hectic schedule."
Azine
Took Drum lessons from Joan Q.
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"Alexa is a great teacher, an awesome drummer, and totally sweet always on time and serious about the arts. If you are serious about drumming consider her!"
Bettina
Took Drum lessons from Alexa B.
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"Tom is a great drum teacher and nice guy. He is a professional drummer and is very patient and knowledgeable about drumming. I would recommend Tom for anyone who wants to learn how to play drums."
Sean
Took Drum lessons from Thomas A.
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