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Ryan B.

Allen, TX

I teach acoustic and electronic drums for all levels

About Ryan

Hey There! My name is Ryan B. I play and teach guitar, bass and drums, and piano and would love to teach you or help you improve your abilities! I have been playing all four instruments for 20 years, and I have a personal, laid-back style that helps connect with each student.

I have been with TakeLessons for over three years now, and am truly blessed to have worked with so many great students.I will teach you what YOU want to play, regardless of style or genre you like in music. I design my lessons around YOU, and what YOU want to learn!

For guitar, bass and drums, I can teach the ba
sic beginner to the advanced. I teach electric and acoustic guitar, electric bass and acoustic and electric drums

For piano, I teach beginner levels only.

*** Lesson Details ***
Students can expect my lessons to focus on your goals. I cover a lot of fundamentals and basics to start, and then go through more advanced techniques as the student progress. In a short period of time, you will know chords, notes, techniques, rhythm and timings, just to name a few!

Guitar students will learn basic chords, barre chords and soloing techniques. Bass students will learn bass notes, bass lines and soloing.

Drum students will learn timing, fills, soloing and lead drumming.

Piano students will learn how to read music, fingering, chords and song performance.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Equipment available:
keyboard
6-string acoustic guitar
12-string acoustic guitar
electric guitar
2 amplifiers

*** Travel Equipment ***
acoustic guitar, bass guitar

*** Specialties ***
I use tab and chord chart methods, as well as sheet music.I have experience in all styles of music
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Tate S. January 23, 2016
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
Ryan did a great job! Our grandson, who is 6 years old, is looking forward to more lessons.
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shelly bennett January 12, 2016
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
On time. Very easy going & detailed. No pressure & learn at my own pace.
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Eliezer December 30, 2015
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Very friendly, upbeat, keeps students engaged in a positive way. Skilled at establishing and maintaining a good learning momentum during class.
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Ryan B.

Ryan B.

Allen, TX 75002
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starting at
$30 / 30-min
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Billy H.

Arlington, TX

I have mostly taught beginner drummers to get the basics down. -separating the limbs to work independently - rudiments - basic beats and grooves used in popular music - and how to read it and write it on paper if you are interested.

also - "how to count" ...and "understanding song structure"

I have also worked with a few excellent, established drummers on "what to play in the studio" and how to be a good session player...how to be consistent and simplify.... etc

About Billy

I teach my students how to understand how music is put together so they can learn even more on their own.

I read, write, and play all styles and I focus on teaching the student fundamentals that work in all styles of music ....AND I get them going on the style they are interested in - pop, rock, country, folk, etc.

I have spent my entire life in the music industry and I can show you how to use what I teach to apply to the real world. I have also been a successful songwriter and I can work with students to learn about song structure and song writing.

I am also good at preparing studen
ts for college music classes.

*** Lesson Details ***
I like to break it down into small steps and accomplish them, then move on to the next.

Each person learns differently and I am good at connecting with how you learn - then we can use a book or CD or not according to your needs.

I have several books to choose from as well as CDs and other tools. BUT .....some things are learned best through 1 on 1 instruction and explanation without a book.

I like to see progress every week and I usually do.

*** Studio Equipment ***
recording studio w/ seating for parents

*** Travel Equipment ***
Student needs instrument only to start and discuss from there.
I have many tuners, metronomes, props, books, etc

*** Specialties ***
I teach using modern popular songs as vehicles but back up examples with theory and some reading and ear training.
I usually get quick results and my students can understand the music as well as play it.
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Robert (Bob) W. January 25, 2016
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
He's a good teacher. Great with all ages, very patient with elders. Helped me achieve my goals with over 100 lessons
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Donna C. September 9, 2015
Ukulele · In studio
Verified Student
Since this was the first time venturing into playing an instrument and reading music, Billy was very patient with me. I left the lesson knowing more about the ukulele, the C scale, and the C F & G chords. I highly recommend Billy.
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Chinonye Nwaokelemeh August 16, 2015
Bass Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
Great teacher and very knowledgeable. Laid back but still pushes you beyond your current comfort zone with each lesson. Always felt I learned something new and important each time to help with my development as a beginner bass player!
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Billy H.

Billy H.

Arlington, TX 76010
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starting at
$30 / 30-min
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Ben P.

Carrollton, TX

- Drum Lessons
- All Styles
- Music Reading/ Music Theory
- Audition Preparation/ Coaching
- Drum mic'ing and recording techniques

About Ben

Hi! My name is Ben and I am a professional drummer living in DFW, TX. I have been teaching and performing drums for 9 years. I am well versed in many styles of music and can teach you jazz, blues, rock, pop, funk, electronic, latin, world, sightreading and more.

*** Lesson Details ***
I like to keep the atmosphere laid back but at the same time work hard to get good at the drums! After 3 months you will know the basic mechanics of drumming and by 6 months you will be playing along to songs and groovin'!

*** Studio Equipment ***
Instruments provided

*** Travel Equipment ***
I pro
vide my own sticks. Students should have sticks and instruments or pads.

*** Specialties ***
I play and teach all styles of music
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Devon C. January 11, 2016
Drum · In studio
Verified Student
It was great!
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Jordan B. January 9, 2016
Drum · In studio
Verified Student
My sons first lesson was great. He liked Bens style and was given great instruction and things to work on. My son is thinking about taking 2 classes a week instead of just one. I would recommend Ben for anyone!
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Crystal Valenti November 3, 2015
Percussion · In studio
Verified Student
Ben was very accommodating to my son's busy marching band schedule. My son had never taken lessons before, and he was nervous as to what to expect. By the second lesson, that was all just a thing in the past! Ben worked with my teenager to relax and really enjoy what he was playing. Even the teachers at school have noticed the improvement in my son's abilities after only a few lessons with Ben! If you need a lesson teacher, BOOK BEN!
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Ben P.

Ben P.

Carrollton, TX 75006
(4)
starting at
$25 / 30-min
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Scott W.

Plano, TX

I have been performing and teaching professionally for 25 years. I am a Music Graduate from the University of North Texas. I have performed and recorded with many artists including Vince Neil (Motley Crue), Patti Labelle and Larry Carlton. I specialize in drum set, school band, jazz band, auditions, and drumline. I focus on what the individual student wants from lessons (learning songs, preparing for auditions or to be in a band, technique, reading, etc). Some of my students have gone on to University of North Texas and Berklee School of Music. I have students that play with King Diamond, Collective Soul, Paul Rogers (Bad Compay)... I have performed on television including Americas got Talent.

About Scott

I offer affordable quality drum set, school band, drum line, and piano lessons. I am a Music Graduate from the University of North Texas. I have over 25 years of teaching and performing experience in all styles of music. I have performed and recorded with national acts as well as countless local acts. I've had some TV appearances including "Americas Got Talent" with the band Le Freak. I focus on what the student wants from lessons (learning songs, technique, reading music, theory, etc.). Making music fun!
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John J. C. November 15, 2015
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Scott is thoughtful, helpful, and professional. He is funny, knowledgeable, and experienced. I am 67 and just learning to read music and play the piano, and I am enjoying the challenge, and Scott's teaching and helpful hints. Give Scott a try.
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John J. C. October 12, 2015
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Scott is enthusiastic knowledgeable and very giving .
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Scott W.

Plano, TX 75075
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starting at
$30 / 30-min
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Marisa S.

Denton, TX

Hello figure students! I've been teaching drums for 3 years and have been playing for 13. I've taught at School of Rock and my students have gone on to play House of Blues and festivals in Colorado! Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play basic rock beats and elementary rudiments. As time goes on you'll be able to play along to your favorite songs. I specialize in rock, blues and funk. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Marisa

Marisa has been playing drums for over 13 years. She has also taught at School of Rock.

Marisa was Section Leader her Senior Year of High School and played on the snare line for 6 years. She also played in the school's concert bands, orchestras, and percussion ensembles.

Marisa has played at over 100 different venues/events. Some of these venues/events include: House of Blues, Cowboy's Stadium with Sherill Douglas (international celebrity impersonator), Dan's Silverleaf, Austin Pecan Festival, SXSW, Mango's Cafe (opened up for ex-Mar's Volta drummer Thomas Pridgen), Denton Jazz & Arts Fe
stival, Sue Ellen's for Girls Rock Dallas, American Airlines Center (outside), etc. She recorded an album with Larry Collins (former Collins Kids star).

She just recently returned from touring in LA and Colorado with Nate Hancock and the Declaration. She now resides back in DFW and plays with several different projects!
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Garrick December 8, 2015
Drum · In home
Marisa brings a ton of real life drumming experience to the table. She understands fully that the student's time is valuable, and limited. She will construct a lesson plan that revolves around your musical interests, whether it be learning your favorite rock groove, or the music theory behind the music.

I took lessons with Marisa for over a year, and I feel it was great money and time spent! I was a complete novice when starting my lessons with Marisa, so she took a holistic approach covering fun groove patterns, musical theory, and technique.

If you're interested in learning how to play the drums, or already a capable drummer in need of someone to challenge your abilities I would strongly suggest getting Marisa on board with your training!
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Marisa S.

Marisa S.

Denton, TX 76205
(1)
starting at
$30 / 30-min

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