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Russell S. Gastonia, NC

About Russell

I am a seasoned veteran drummer with over 35 years of varied experiences. As a caring, nurturing and patient drum instructor, my lessons will significantly benefit beginner, intermediate and advanced students regardless of their age. I have taught several students with learning disabilities such as ADHD and ADD and their confidence and ability has grown from learning to play drums. Genres of music include: Hard Rock, Soft Rock, Rock-Pop, Classic Rock, Blues, Shuffles, R&B, (Double Bass Drum), Funk, R&B, Jazz, Progressive Rock and Heavy Metal among others. As a result of my many years of drumming experience, I am a dynamic, powerful & original drummer with distinct style and technique. I have played in many rock bands around the country and have been giving drum lessons for 10 ...

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Victor O. October 28, 2014
Drumming · In home
I've been taking drum lessons with Russell now for the past 4-6 months and my drumming has improved significantly. Russell not only great personality, but has a well of knowledge and experience that he will share with you as soon as you start your lessons. I'm look forward to my transition into an amazing drummer with Russell's knowledge by my side.
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Anna G. July 16, 2014
Drums · In studio
My son loves his drum lessons! Russell is very caring and patient teacher, just as this post stated, he also knows how to make lessons fun. My son is not a very confident type of a kid and Russell really helped to set everything at ease during first lessons he is very supportive. We also appreciate the flexibility - since our schedule is crazy and we often had to reschedule. Of course the greatest part is when he drums along with the kid at the end of the class - you' d be taking videos of that groovy stuff every time, trust me. This sure is noisy, but so much fun!
Michael C. Catawba, NC

About Michael

I have a Masters Degree from Central Michigan Univ. I am an Air Force Veteran. Two deep leadership at all times and parents have waiting areas visible to classes. I love guitar and playing music, I think I have taught so long I would not know what to do without a music/teaching career. I have made a living playing guitar for 24 years. *** Lesson Details *** I have been a music teachers so long I have become very simplistic. I teach the following: (1) To practically play while having fun (3 locations to choose). (2) Music Theory. (3) Playing by ear. (4) Leadership Skills. I am still having a great time teaching, so we do it a lot. I love to teach and enjoy it very much, I owe a lot to my music career and want to pass it on. We are in Rotary and support many ...

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Michael C. August 10, 2014
In studio
Great Instruction and team effort with Michael and Rachel. Great Guitar players and mentors.

Best Wishes,

Louis C.

Best Instructor ever and loyal.
Jerry P. Blacksburg, SC

About Jerry

I started playing the piano at age 4. I took lessons until I was in my Freshman year of high school. Since that time, I have progressed to my level of proficiency on the piano on my own. Part of my personal piano skill development was the ability to "play by ear". I have always been able to listen to a song, then sit at the piano for about 30 minutes, and have the song correct by the end. Part of my curriculum will be to teach students how to play through the power of "play by ear". Therefore, a basic understanding of the piano at the point of lessons beginning is paramount.

Jason P. Gastonia, NC

About Jason

Hi, and thank you for checking out my profile. I've been playing the guitar, both acoustic and electric since the age of 17 ,so about 18 years now (wow, time flies). The past couple of years I have been giving lessons to friends and their children and found it very rewarding. The key to teaching the guitar is patients. Everyone learns at their own pace. I provide a flexible schedule and a fun and exciting atmosphere for anyone to learn how to play the guitar. Thanks again for the opportunity and I look forward to working with you.

Rachel C. Cherryville, NC

About Rachel

My name is Rachel C. I have taught private guitar lessons for 10 years. I also teach for Gaston County Public Schools. I have taught in the public school system for four years. My husband also teaches guitar and has taught for 26 years. We teach guitar, bass, and vocal lessons. Guitar and Bass Lessons range for beginners to advanced. We strive for excellence in our program, many of our students have gone on to prestigious universities such as Berkeley School of Music. We tailor your guitar lesson to fit your learning style and goals. We also do guitar repair and sales.

Michael Z. Spartanburg, SC

About Michael

Play Guitar All Over The Fret Board! For Guitarists of all ages who are beginning, advanced and even for professionals playing by ear, who want to understand the theory behind playing all over the fret board. I am teaching my own eye opening method (book in the works) that will guarantee success in short time if you are willing to learn I am not teaching a particular genre - once you understand my method you may come up with your own!

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