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Aaron B.

Aaron B.

4.8(20)
I've been a full time professional musician for 18+ years and have toured all over the world performing with music icons like Chacka Khan, Beyonce, and many more. I have a lot of experience with many different styles of music and I love sharing this gift with anyone who's interested. My teaching philosophy is simple: Get students playing music! It's much easier to understand the nuts and bolts of music when put into the context of the music you like. *** Lesson Details *** I like to design a lesson plan for each individual student. The first lesson will begin with a basic assessment of skill level. We will discuss goals for the lessons then get down to work! Students will learn: 1 Technique. the proper physicality to increase dexterity and avoid injury. 2 Music theory and comprehension. Usually through learning songs and analyzing different concepts they incorporate 3 Ear-training/pitch recognition. Strengthening the ability to "pick up" new material more quickly and translate ones Ideas to the instrument. 4 Music appreciation/Musicality. Listening to new and different types of music focusing on the different elements that make up a great performer/performance. *** Studio Equipment *** Music Studio: piano, stereo system, no drum there! room to sit for parents A1: drum kit, whole performance set up with recording studio, room for parents to sit in on lesson *** Travel Equipment *** amplifiers, cd/mp3 player *** Specialties *** ear training, most musical styles (pop/rock, r&b, reggae, jazz , world)
$1$50
/30 mins
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Charles W.

Charles W.

5(10)
Learn music from an experienced teacher in a fun and positive environment! I have been teaching drum set to students of all ages and skill levels for over 10 years. My students are commonly surprised to see how quickly they are able to progress! Generally, within the first couple of lessons, we are already playing along to some of their favorite songs. My approach to lessons is fun and straightforward, and can be applied to whatever styles the student is interested in. The drum set student can expect to learn very quickly about the following topics, which can be tailored to their particular needs/goals: -Proper stick technique/control and posture -Styles (Rock, pop, jazz, Latin American, theater etc..) -Rudimental studies -Drumset coordination and independence -Development of speed and efficiency of motion -Grooves and various styles of drumming -Reading music -Study of great drummers -Playing with other musicians
$1$55
/30 mins
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Dor H.

Dor H.

5(10)
When you come for a lesson you should come prepared to work hard and have fun! I will tailor the lessons to your capabilities and personal taste while giving you all the tools you need to progress and enjoy the instrument. Through specific exercises and playing along with your favorite music, you will connect to the drums and learn all about music. Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced student aiming at becoming a pro, I will help you get there.
$1$50
/30 mins
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Mattia C.

Mattia C.

4.9(35)
Ciao guys, Mattia here. Have you ever wanted to play drums but you don’t know how to start? Or have you played for a while and feel stuck, like you’re losing time or missing a piece? I felt the same when I first started, but private lessons helped me achieve my goals and become the person I am today: A Professional Musician. If I did it, so can you. I’m excited to offer you online lessons where I will help you achieve your goals through a personalized path which includes technique + reading; groove like pop, rock, jazz; fills + solos; and anything else you wanna work on. Are you ready to improve your skills?
$1$27
/30 mins
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Justin L.

Justin L.

5(13)
Want to learn to play drums or get your drum chops even better? I can help! Ever since I started drumming at 10 years old, I fell in love. I've toured the country in multiple pop/ rock acts as the drummer and have tracked on countless albums. Come get better at drums at the beautiful Four Horsemen Studios with Justin.
$1$25
/30 mins
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Cindle V.

Cindle V.

4.9(23)
A fun way to practice and learn how to play the drums.
$1$25
/30 mins
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Evan W.

Evan W.

5(23)
Professional teacher since 2008. Started with a snare drum in fourth grade and never stopped! Alumnus of University of Washington (BM, cum laude, Jazz Studies) + Roosevelt High School. I make sure to teach students what they are most interested in while also providing them with a strong musical foundation they can apply to any path.
$1$40
/30 mins
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Douglas O.

Douglas O.

5(12)
Drum Set: Jazz, Blues, Rock, Pop, Country Western and World Music.
$1$30
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My son had just 3 Drum lessons with Matt and he was very encouraging while teaching him the Drum rudiments. Vikram made progress in leaps and bounds considering it was such a short time and we thank M

Vikram (Drums lessons with Matthew G.)

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My son and I take lessons from "Mr. Matt." He is always enthusiastic and supportive even if we're not the most musically talented. We love his mix of basic essentials, music style and theory, and plai

Erik (Drums lessons with Matthew G.)

Matt is a true professional! Matt teaches my 10 year old on drums and has done an amazing job. He has instilled the basics and foundation of drumming while still holding the interest of my son.

Greg Cutler (Drums lessons with Matthew G.)

My son had just 3 Drum lessons with Matt and he was very encouraging while teaching him the Drum rudiments. Vikram made progress in leaps and bounds considering it was such a short time and we thank M

Vikram (Drums lessons with Matthew G.)

Attention to detail ! Loving it so far !

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