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Chris L.

Windsor Locks, CT
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chris L.

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I am a percussionist/drummer located in Windsor Locks, CT. I have been playing drums since I have been seven years old and have been teaching for 11 years. I have played all over the world and have taught students as young as four all the way to fifty years old as well as teaching at Boston University. I have my bachelors in percussion from Indiana University, masters in percussion from Boston University, and graduate diploma in percussion from New England Conservatory.

About Chris

Chris Latournes has maintained a private studio in his home for the past eleven years and has taught students ranging from elementary to collegiate level teaching percussion at Boston University. Chris has a bachelors degree in percussion from Indiana University studying with John Tafoya, a master

James B.

New Britain, CT
Starting at $75
  • Music Education from Western CT State College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 9 to 75
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James B.

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Snare Drum instruction....I normally use the Standard of Excellence method books for many of my students; however, I am open minded to adjusting to each individual student's musical needs, whether it be Jazz, Classical, or whatever style music the student is focusing on. Other excellent methods are the Ed Sueta Book, Rubank Method, Breeze Easy, Achievement in Excellence, and perhaps the First Division Method Book. For Drummers, I prefer the Haskell Harr Method, or the Buddy Rich Method Book, as well as the Breeze Easy Method. I always play my instrument along with the student so that he/she can hear how the music is supposed to be played in regards to the notes as well as the rhythm! This way, we all have fun learning!

About James

Hello! I am James and I have taught in the public schools in Connecticut for 35 years teaching all the Band instruments (flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drums), and also piano. I have also taught beginning violin, viola, and cello. I have taught privately for many years and h

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Aya K.

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Hamden, CT
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Master Degree in Percussion Performance from Boston Conservatory at Berklee
  • Awarded 1st Prize, Percussion Audition from Percussive Arts Society of Boston
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Aya K.

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-Caring teacher with more than 15 years of experience at public schools and
private music schools
-Strong back ground in music education and performing
-Dedicated to create fun yet stable learning environment and inspiring students to
do their best
-Welcomes all levels and styles, ages 5 to adult
-Also offers preparation for regional and all state band percussion auditions

Ms. Aya is currently a percussionist for the Hudson Valley Philharmonic and a sponsored artist of SABIAN Cymbals.

"I enjoy teaching students, helping them build confidence in their ability to achieve and more importantly, SHRE THE JOY OF PLAYING MUSIC !"

About Aya

• Principal percussionist of the New Haven Symphony • Hold a master degree in Music • Caring teacher for kids and adults with more than 15 years of experience • Dedicated to create fun yet stable learning environment and inspiring students to do their best "I enjoy teaching students, helping the

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Kaiser
Lesson for me and my 6 yr old daughter went well. Seems good with kids.
Henrique
I took lessons with Aya when I was in high school 13 years ago. She was very inspiring and because of her I decided to major in Music. I’m currently finishing my doctorate in Music and I am much indebted to her for exposing me to such a high level of artistry and instilling me with so much confidence at such a young age. I have very fond memories of Aya’s wonderful teaching.
Kevin
I used to take lessons with her when I was in high school. Because of her, I got in the all state band two years in a row and I had a blast.

Meet Online Drum Teachers Serving Rocky Hill, CT

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Pranshul G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Pranshul G.

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Experienced music teacher specializing in drums/percussion. Over 10 years of teaching and 20 years of playing experience! I am available to teach any skill level, from someone who has never held drum sticks to students who have been playing for years. I will teach you all various aspects of drumming and can cater to your learning style. Get ready to learn how to read music, play songs by ear, and become a sought after muscian!

About Pranshul

Hello! I am a current medical student and former percussion instructor based in the Sacramento area. I currently possess a degree in biological psychology. I have been playing drums for over 20 years and have experience in various styles (from Jazz to extreme metal to marching percussion). I have m

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Tara G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Tara G.

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With over 15 years of performance experience and over 5 years of teaching I am well versed in different teaching and playing styles. I work with students of all ages and levels and adapt my lessons to fit with the student's needs, goals, and learning styles. I teach both classical snare as well as full kit in various styles

About Tara

Hi! My name is Tara. I have been playing drums for over 15 years and have performed with various groups including: concert bands, jazz ensembles, marching groups, and musical orchestras. I teach all styles and adapt my lesson plans based on your goals and experiences. I love to make jokes and will

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Colin O.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $47
  • Speaks Laotian, Spanish, Turkish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Theory and Composition, Drum Set, Piano from Eastman School of Music
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Colin O.

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Why hire me?

Imagine for a moment that you need emergency heart surgery. Would you want your surgeon to have been taught by doctors who have only read about heart surgery, or taught by doctors who have both read about it AND continue operating?

Your music comes from your heart, entrust it to professionals who can care for it and help it flourish!

Make sure when hiring a teacher that your professional has
1) Theoretical knowledge (Book Smart)
2) Practical knowledge (is still working in the field)
3) the ability to teach.

These three factors are essential in hiring a great teacher for you or your loved one to grow best.

Drum Set is my strongest instrument. I have performed all over the world and love every time I get behind the kit.

I can work with you from the first time you put your set together all the way through auditioning for a pro gig or grad school.

Through my travels I have learned diverse styles including become a master of odd meters. I can ...

About Colin

Why hire me? Imagine for a moment that you need emergency heart surgery. Would you want your surgeon to have been taught by doctors who have only read about heart surgery, or taught by doctors who have both read about it AND continue operating? Your music comes from your heart, entrust it t

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Peter
I have known Colin for over 2 decades and he is the most knowledgeable and talented in his field of all that I have interacted with.
Tyler
I have had a perfect experience with Colin. He has always has great customer service and everything has gone very smoothly. He takes his job extremely seriously and I have always felt like my learning is his first priority. Highly recommend!

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Average Cost of Drum Lessons in Rocky Hill, CT

The average cost of 60-minute drum lessons in Rocky Hill is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $160 per hour.
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$39 average
45 min
$52 average
60 min
$64 average

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"Jimmy is the best instructor ever!! I went into playing drums not really having any knowledge of music what so ever. I have been playing for 7 months now and I have learned so much. He is so encouraging and is always giving you positive feedback on how your doing and it makes you feel good about yourself and how you play. I am always learning new things about my instrument and how important my roll as a musician is no matter who I am playing with or for. With Jimmy the lessons might be once a week but he is always there no matter what day or time to help you out with any questions you may have. He is the best there is no one else like him!!! Every lesson is fun and I look forward to going every week!!"
Nicole
Took Drum lessons from James R.
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"Marc is extremely patient and passionate about his teaching. Not only does he emphasize the basic techniques for a beginner like me to master, but also make it fun for me. He also tries to motivate me with music theory and history which definitely help me understand the music better and inspire me to master the basics. Marc has an amazingly amount of knowledge in everything else as well, such as physics etc. that shows up in his teaching from time to time, which makes the learning experience much richer!"
Rae
Took Drum lessons from Marc W.
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"Amazing teacher and drummer with a robust knowledge of any genre, able to explain complex concepts in an easy to understand way. Not to mention an insanely friendly dude! Highly recommended"
Erik
Took Drum lessons from James D.
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"Always a great experience to work with Athan. He immediately understands my drumming needs. Athan has tremendous focus and is extremely helpful. I come away from my lesson with my questions answered."
Vera
Took Drum lessons from Athan G.
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"Joe is an awesome teacher! He is super helpful and patient. He offers practical but essential instruction on the basics of drumming. Can't wait to continue classes with him!"
Chantelle Saad
Took Drum lessons from Joe A.
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"had a great time, looking forward to more lessons!"
Nigel
Took Drum lessons from Tracy D.
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"hAve only had 2 lessons but so far its been a good experience. Rufus is very talented and very patient"
victoria
Took Drum lessons from Rufus S.
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"My first lesson with Garrett was great. I’ll definitely be back again!"
Marcus
Took Drum lessons from Garrett S.
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"Murray is the best instructor I have had. He is super supportive, really nice, and a lot of fun. I really enjoy my lessons with him and I am learning a lot more about drumming from him than the other instructors I have had."
Kelsey
Took Drum lessons from Murray P.
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"Tom is simply the best! He has incredible knowledge on all musical styles and strives to make us all better musicians."
Mike
Took Drum lessons from Tom H.
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