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Matthew N.

29 Reviews
Naperville, IL
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew N.

29 Reviews
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Matthew has studied and taught drums for over 20 years. His specialty lies in drumset of all styles and rudimental snare drumming. You can expect a well rounded lesson covering all of the fundamentals to becoming a good drummer.

About Matthew

Matthew N. has been an educator and performer in the Chicago area and suburbs for over 15 years. Currently holding a studio of nearly 50 students he has become one of the area's many successful private instructors. Teaching piano, drums, and guitar Matthew can accommodate any student's needs and mu

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Kevin C.
Matt taught me for a 3 month period and helped me drastically with learning how to improvise guitar solos. I can't thank Matt enough for his help in helping me with a rather unorthodox time to start getting lessons. Each week he told me to bring 3 songs with a guitar solo I would like to learn in different genres and each week we broke down the solos for me to practice and gather their techniques. Thank you so much Matt!
Tejas A.
My 9 year old son had his first session yesterday, and he loved it. Matthew is great, responsive and especially patient! My son is looking forward to having more sessions!
Gabriel S.
Matt is an amazing instructor. I highly recommend him.

Michael C.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
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Michael C.

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I break teaching down to an easy-to-understand language by demonstrating techniques, rudiments, drum set styles, and playing along with music within the drum lesson. I've been drumming for over 10 years, and I have been teaching for 4 years. I combine knowledge of contemporary drumming techniques along with applications handed down through other drummers for different learning experiences for students. Whether chosen as a hobby or a possible career route, having an experienced drum teacher is key.

About Michael

*** Lesson Details *** I break teaching down to an easy-to-understand language by demonstrating techniques, rudiments, drum set styles, and playing along with music within the drum lesson. I've been drumming for over 17 years, and I have been teaching for 9 years. I combine knowledge of contempora

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Jeff F.

10 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Jeff F.

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I have been teaching beginner to professional of all ages for eighteen years. My students all have positive experiences and have given me great feedback!

About Jeff

I have been working as a freelance musician and private instructor in Chicago for fifteen years. During this time I have been hired to perform Jazz, Rock, R/B, and world music. As an instructor I have maintained a studio of five to twenty students on a weekly basis. I hold a Bachelor of Music de

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Dan Carmona
Jeff is very good and thorough. Works hard with you to do the excercises right. Definitely would recommend him
Matt
Jeff provided a great overview for my daughter. Wonderful first lesson.
RIo
Jeff has been great with my 7 year old son learning Djembe and Bongos. Jeff gives clear concise instructions and practices the skills with him to work on during the week. My son is easily distracted and Jeff is very flexible and listens to what he has to say, using is as a way to teach and redirects. My son can't wait to go to class every week!

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Danny S.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Awarded scored 1 on snare drum from Utah State
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Danny S.

17 Reviews
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Teaching students how to play with bands and read music are both important. I've played over 27 years and taught over 17 of those years. Grooves, coordination, reading and soloing are all aspects of what I teach from mostly my own books. I combine having fun with the commitment of practicing into a well rounded learning experience. I have recitals for students to show off their talents 1-2 times yearly. I'm versatile in teaching new drummers or advanced students. I look forward to our lessons.

About Danny

I've played drums about 30 years and taught lessons about 20 of those years. Each student is different and I've evolved my lessons to accommodate teaching each student. My background consists of all styles of Drumset, marching band, rock bands, soloing and Troopers drum corps. Also playing in jazz,

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Mateo
Danny is really patient with my 10 year old son and gives detailed notes after each lesson by email. My son loves his lessons.
Carrie
Danny was awesome for my first lesson!
Amna
Really helpful and comfortable to be around with you. Feels like you would learn drumming in fast
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Morgan M.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • BA in Music, Piano from University of North Carolina at Greensboro School of Music
  • Teaches students 5 to 95
  • Awarded Superior ratings at NCMTA Piano Competition from NCMTA
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Morgan M.

6 Reviews
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I teach lessons on drum set (both acoustic and electronic).
-Please note that due to some financial hardship at the beginning part of the pandemic with COVID19, I sold both my acoustic and electric drum kit to pay bills. I am looking to be able to purchase an electronic kit as soon as possible so that I can better assist students learning drums. If you are a potential drum student, please still consider booking with me, as I will expedite the process of getting the necessary equipment once I begin to build back my drum studio.

Beginning students will learn basics of rhythm, rhythm notation, hand and feet coordination, sight reading, and ear training (to play what is heard). They will learn to play to their favorite songs in addition to some supplemental material that will focus on teaching certain skills that coincide with the music they are learning.

About Morgan

Hi! My name is Morgan and I love teaching music to all ages and skill levels. I have been teaching piano for 15 years and have experience teaching a wide variety of ages and abilities from 5 years old to 91 years old. I believe it's never too late to enjoy learning music and experience the man

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DavidH1
Morgan has done a great job and has provided helpful feedback for me and let me know of things I need to work on befor the next lesson. she is also very patient, personable and easy with which to work.
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great teacher
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alot of fun

Morgan is excellent. She is very patient and very professional. She has gotten back to me right away when I had some scheduling questions.
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Jeff J.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelor of Music Education (BME) from University of Illinios
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Jeff J.

18 Reviews
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As a certified music teacher my lessons help students quickly gain confidence in all types of percussion instruments. With my guidance, students become well-rounded musicians able to play their favorite songs, explore new possibilities, make their own music, and take on new challenges!

About Jeff

My Lessons are customized in a number of ways to create the ideal experience for each student and family. • Curriculum adheres to student and parent generated long-term goals • Musical arrangements and accompaniments are created to accommodate individual interests • Students can learn a vari

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Average Cost of Drum Lessons in Glen Ellyn, IL

The average cost of 60-minute drum lessons in Glen Ellyn is $66. 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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"Very informative. My son enjoyed the lesson very much."
Connor
Took Drum lessons from Casey C.
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"Made the lesson fun and informative!"
Case
Took Drum lessons from Joel D.
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"My son is loving his time with Athan. He feels encouraged and is having fun."
Everett
Took Drum lessons from Athan G.
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"As a colleague of Perry, we often discussed the psychological aspects of programming the subconscious in order to bring the most out of ourselves and our students. Perry is a world class pro player, and his ability to articulate ideas is profound. Students could greatly benefit from studying under him.

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Don
Took Drum lessons from PERRY S.
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"Mr.Stewart has the gift of teaching, my son started at a very young age he is now 11. Mr. Stewart has the patients of a saint he takes his time to make sure my son as full understanding of the music as well as informing me as the parent his progress He has recitals that are out of this world.. He is the best there is he is also a former professional drum player that played in a popular local band as well as he now has his own band he plays in so the experience goes without saying.."
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Took Drum lessons from Charles S.
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"Easy to learn drums with him

Casey is an awesome drums instructor. Very easy going and professional. If you are looking into learning to play the drums in a fun way Casey is your guy. Great drummer!"
Marco
Took Drum lessons from Casey C.
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"Chuck excellent teacher who motivate his students to strive and perfect their skill"
Joseph Jr
Took Drum lessons from Chuck R.
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"Joe is a great drum teacher! My little boy is just beginning to play drums and Joe is very patient with him! I can't say enough great things about Joe. My little boy loves him! Thanks Joe for being a role model for discipline and ambition. My little guy is learning more than drums from you!"
Suzanne Braun
Took Drum lessons from Joe A.
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"Athan's awesome! First lesson and my son loved it."
Russ
Took Drum lessons from Athan G.
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"Charles is calm and patient, and yet gently pushes for better and better performance every lesson. As the parent, it is amazing to me to see how much my son has learned in only 3 lessons... and working on a drum set right from the beginning has been very inspiring to my son. We highly recommend Charles!"
Wesley
Took Drum lessons from Charles S.
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