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James N.

Norwich, CT
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
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James N.

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I have been in love with marching percussion since 2007, when I first picked up a set of drum sticks. I have taught 2 separate high school marching drumlines (Wellborn HS and Oxford HS in AL), and have marched in 1 drum corps (Atlanta CV Bassline) over the course of my marching career. My invaluable instructor in drum corps was a Berklee Grad and a co-inventor of the Vic Firth Heavy Hitter practice pad! I teach drumming fundamentals for all marching drums (snare, quads, and bass drum), including but not limited to: grip, hand placement, bead/mallet placement on the drum, exercises for building your endurance, use of a metronome, and different techniques (traditional or matched grip). I also have many exercises at my disposal from my time in drum corps, and can give you access to hundreds of pieces of practice material! All ages and all skill levels welcome, and I look forward to drumming with you!

About James

I'm a guitar/marching drum teacher from Oxford, AL. I've been playing guitar for 15 years and marching percussion for 11 years. I am currently employed as an electrician on a US Navy submarine in New London, CT, but music has always been my main passion. I teach guitar (beginner to intermediate)

Kevin F.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Percussion Performance, BMA Magna Cum Laude from Arizona State University
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Kevin F.

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Percussion has many areas - I work to show students how things are connected and related so that they can be successful sooner.

About Kevin

I have a Percussion Performance Degree from Arizona State University, have authored over 6 books on how to play better including: ART Approach to Keyboard Percussion Sightreading, ART Approach to Rhythm!, Turn It Up & Lay It Down, The Book (with Joe Bergamini and Spence Strand) I have over 26 years

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Charlie
My son loves his lessons!
Karen C.
He’s thorough, precise, informative, and enjoyable. Shares great tips, made sure I was understanding what he was teaching before moving forward. He was Interested in my goals, experience, and the music I wanted to learn to play. I look forward to learning more from him.
Madhu A.
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Aleksis B.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Aleksis B.

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Develop your rudiments through rhythm training on a variety of percussion instruments

About Aleksis

My name is Aleksis B., but many of my students know me as Mr. B. I am a professional instructor and performing musician who combines a love of music with a desire to help others who want to achieve their highest musical potential. I try to make that passion show in everything I do. My educatio

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Rahoul R.
It was fun!
Dan C.
I've had a few lessons with Aleksis now, and yesterday's was the best! Looking forward to next time!
Julie
Aleksis is awesome! I had questions about using the equipment I currently own to produce best vocal recording and I feel very satisfied with the way he answered my questions.

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Trevor S.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music Business from Southern Oregon University
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Trevor S.

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I hold a Bachelors degree in Music Business with a focus on percussion. I’ve studied with multiple percussionists and have developed a unique style of teaching that involves giving the student the tools needed to progress on their own when practicing independently.

About Trevor

No drums? No problem! We can get you started with a pair of sticks and a practice pad. My name is Trevor and I’m excited to help you learn to play drums and percussion. I have over a decade of experience teaching and playing percussion. I hold a Masters in Music Business with a focus on percussi

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Stephanie
Trevor is an incredibly motivating teacher. He allows students to reach instant success right from the beginning through various instructional strategies. He allows for student choice on repertoire which informs his instruction. Trevor is highly educated and knowledgeable about his subject area and it shows. He is wonderful all around and would recommend anyone to study with Trevor!
John
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!
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Andy P.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $28
  • Speaks Music
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Bachelors Degree in Music Education: Percussion from Northern Kentucky University
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Andy P.

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Take online percussion lessons with Andy and learn percussion from home! 

I love to help students achieve their goals in music! I customize lessons for each student, point out their successes, and share with them how to improve. I have a smart setup with 2 drumsets, headphone monitoring, metronome, play along tracks, and microphones.

Why take lessons?
There is no substitute for one-on-one instruction tailored to fit each student's needs. Imagine having the chance to practice a sport with an Olympic coach! Unlike traditional academic tutoring, lessons are helpful for students who struggle, students in the middle of the pack, and students who excel and need enrichment.

About Andy

Take online drum lessons with Andy and learn drumming from home! He teaches ages 7 to 77+ at any experience level.    Andy is a Dallas area drummer who has been playing music for 33 years. He has experience playing jazz, funk, soul, R&B, rock, latin, ska, reggae, gospel, CCM, blues, country, r

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Kim
Mr. Pruyn has been teaching my middle school daughter for the past 2.5 years. The progress she has made is astounding. He is the right mix of detail oriented and encouraging. He is what every music teacher should be, and I should know because I am one myself. I Ccnnot rate him highly enough.
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Daniel B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Daniel B.

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I've performed on multiple percussion chairs on Broadway. I understand the need to be a well rounded drummer/percussionist. Especially if you're trying to be in your school jazz band, or if you just want to learn songs quicker for your own band.

About Daniel

Hey there! My name is Dan, and I'm so excited to start hitting drums with you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2007 and have loved helping my students learn to read music, audition for school jazz bands, and learn songs by ear for their own bands. I attended the University of the Arts in

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Average Cost of Percussion Lessons in Niantic, CT

The average cost of 60-minute percussion lessons in Niantic is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $115 per hour.
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$49 average
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"Awesome instructor! My son's a little shy taking lessons on the drums, but Dave puts him at ease and Dave is so patient! Highly recommend.☺️"
Holly
Took Percussion lessons from Dr. Dave Y.
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"chris is the man! super nice dude, great sense of humor, and crazy knowledgable about music! i took drum lessons from him a few years ago, and he took the time to get to know me and where i was coming from musically and tailored our lessons to uniquely suit me. still use the warmup exercises he taught me every time i sit down at the kit! highly recommend"
Joel
Took Percussion lessons from Christopher B.
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"Garrett helped my son prepare for an important drum line audition at his high school. He got the spot he wanted on snare drum and was very happy."
John
Took Percussion lessons from Garrett S.
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"very patient and willing to help."
Amber
Took Percussion lessons from Bethany T.
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"John is a perfect instructor for my daughter, who is shy & responds to positive yet structured instruction. She is already practicing for next week :)"
Maddy
Took Percussion lessons from John S.
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"Joe has been super helpful, patient and informative. He brings a special attention detail to his lessons. He is supportive and encouraging at every turn in the process."
Chuck
Took Percussion lessons from Joe M.
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"Has an amazing sense of humor, and is super encouraging.

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-Aubriana Colwell"
Amber
Took Percussion lessons from Bethany T.
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"Sarah taught two of our sons beginning percussion lessons. She is very warm and put the boys at ease, without sacrificing expectations. She made lessons relatable to each boy and never compared them to each other. Sarah has a wealth of knowledge and breadth of experience that make her an excellent choice in percussion teachers."
Kelly
Took Percussion lessons from Sarah G.
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"This was my last day. and when I started ms Bethany made me feel so welcome I could be myself around her. She is an AMAZING teacher and I know the students that have her are very lucky.
* I will miss you and Apollo*
Stay safe and keep being awesome

❤ Aubriana Colwell 😋"
Amber
Took Percussion lessons from Bethany T.
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"Great first visit with Johnny!"
John
Took Percussion lessons from Johnny C.
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