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Popular Drum Teachers in Smithton, MO

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Joseph T.

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Starting at $40
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  • Personal Trainer Certification from National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
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Specializing in drumset and marching band technique/skills. I will work with students on all aspects of drumming to ensure a well rounded education while adapting the lesson to each individual. Great match for most levels of skill and experience! Drumset available for use during lesson.

About Joseph

I have been playing music for over 25 years and teaching for nearly 20 years. I have been a successful part of Rock Bands, Jazz Bands, Blues Bands, Marching Bands, etc. So, whatever style of music you are interested in or wanting to learn, I can help! I am currently a working musician with mul

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June 18, 2016
Jordan C.
Joseph is a really good drum teacher. He definitely loves what he does!
May 21, 2016
Arianna J.
Great instructor! Very knowledgeable about what he is teaching and relays information in a relaxed and positive environment.
January 25, 2016
Mitchell
My 8 year old has been playing a few years but our local instructor moved. He really enjoyed his first lesson with Joe!
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Nathan R.

(24)
Drum
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Aside from teaching various styles of music on drum set, I also teach more classical type percussion (including mallet percussion)

About Nathan

I have been teaching private lessons for close to 10 years and have been an active performer for even longer, playing in all different types of groups, from rock bands and jazz groups to orchestras and brass bands. I studied music at Frostburg State University (Bachelors) and the Peabody Conservat

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June 24, 2019
Joshua V.
Very pleasant teacher. First lesson went well. Thank you
June 21, 2019
Twila
Nathan is kind and encouraging. My son is enjoying the lessons and making progress towards playing tapas and reveille. He sounds good!! Online classes are convenient to add into a busy schedule.
May 24, 2019
Jonas L.
This is the first lesson I got to listen to of my son working with Nathan. Usually I'm not home from work. I am really impressed with how much he was able to help my son improve so quickly. I wish we had started this much sooner.
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Ronen E.

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Drum
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Hebrew, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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About Ronen

Hello to all, My name is Ronen and I am originally from Tel-Aviv, Israel. I came to the United States to pursue my academic career in music and graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2007, majoring in Professional Music. My coursework included Music Theory, Music Technology, and Music Busine

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December 16, 2016
Nancy Pagano
Nothing but great things to say. My son absolutely enjoys his lessons and wants to practice.
June 29, 2016
Felicia Smith
Ronen really rocks! He is terrific with my son who can tend to have a short attention span and be fidgety. His explainations of the lessons are clear for my son comprehend and he is very patient. The lesson at Ronen's home which is very welcoming and he leaves in a great neighborhood which is a plus.

Meet Online Drum Teachers Serving Smithton, MO

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Noah Z.

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Drum
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelors of Arts from University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
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I have been playing drums for 10 years and I am currently studying drums in college at the University of Michigan. I love to play and am able to play all varieties of drum set and musical styles and can also prepare snare drum.

About Noah

I am a college student at the University of Michigan studying drum set as well as international relations. I have always had a passion for both math and history and have excelled in both subjects throughout my schooling. I was the Captain of my school's Academic Team, specializing in History and Al

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Zaid D.

(7)
Drum
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Zaid D.

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As a Beginners course, this is suitable for complete beginners who have never played drums before. Its also helpful for self-taught drummers who want to go through all the basics and fill in any gaps in their playing and improve their technique.

Course Objectives:
Develop a full range of beats, rhythms, fills and breaks
Execute Single strokes, double strokes and paradiddles
Establish Good posture, grip, sticking and hi hat technique
Learn to play with a click and develop a better sense of timing
Understand & execute Techniques for playing songs in a contemporary style
Percussion skills
How to choose and tune a drum kit

They will learn within the first 6 months how to:
Play Their first ever rhythm and break
How to play single and double strokes and paradiddles
How to understand drum notation
Correct posture, grip and sticking technique
Warm up exercises
A great range of 8th and 16th note rhythms
Learn the drum part to a slow song of their choice.
A great range ...

About Zaid

Zaid is available for in-home, at school location , and online lessons worldwide in both English and Español!. Zaid has been playing piano for over 15 years and teaching music since 2010. Zaid teaches all experience levels from beginner to intermediate and advanced. Although trained in standard

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October 15, 2019
Jeff
Zaid is knowledgeable and dedicated instructor. He has taught my daughter for at least two years who had no experience and I feel that she has progressed faster than I think she would have at any typical music place.
The organization, and structure of the lessons are well planned and easy to follow.
October 10, 2019
Yesenia
I am currently taking piano lessons from Zaid and I am very pleased with my learnings. Zaid is an extremely knowledgeable instructor. His passion for teaching piano shows with every lesson he gives. He is extremely patient, thorough, and helps me thinks outside the box. I would highly recommend him as a piano teacher!!!
October 10, 2019
NOHEMY
Zaid is a wonderful teacher, he is very dedicated in what he does. He cares about his students learning. In my first lesson with him helped understand the notes in a very practical easy to remember way. He mainly teaches piano but he also does bass and drums. I would definitely recommend him!!!
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Paul N.

(29)
Drum
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio

  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1996
  • 3 years / Education Classes from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
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Online Drum Teacher

Learn the basics of rhythm and beginner drumming.

How to play various drum beats, fills, stick technique.

Students enjoy learning their favorite songs.

About Paul

***My goal as a teacher*** I try to teach what the students are interested in and make it fun and interesting so that they learn the lessons and their favorite songs. Every student is different and needs to be taught in a way that makes learning easy and fun for them. I have a passion for al

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August 13, 2019
Soni
This was my first experience with on line teaching and it was great. I had tried reading the books and watching some videos on You Tube and was not making progress. Just a few minutes with Paul and what I couldn't figure out suddenly made sense.

Looking forward to next week.
December 13, 2018
Jacob
My son loves his lessons, he gets really nervous prior because he always wants to get it right however, he likes the fact he’s at home and no one is watching him as he’s learning! As his parents we like that as a military family that will be moving again this is something that we can keep normal for him since it’s done online as well! Paul Neatherly is wonderful with him as well and very patient! I recommend this service and Paul to anyone looking for this type of learning!
February 21, 2018
Monica M.
Extremely knowledgeable. Pays attention to detail and he makes it easy for me to understand. I’m looking forward to my future lessons!

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Average Cost of Drum Lessons in Smithton, MO

The average cost of 60-minute drum lessons in Smithton is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $30 and $160 per hour.
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$41 average
45 min
$54 average
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"Awesome Teacher - Definitely would recommend

Michael has been a great teacher to my 5-year old. My son and I both came to him with no experience with drums/music education and Michael was able to teach my son in a way that was fun and kept the attention of a 5 year old, while still being able to grasp the concepts and foundations of music. As a parent, I admired his enthusiasm and excitement of my son’s progression. He is very passionate about what he does and it is exemplified through his lessons. My son truly enjoys the lessons and even practices on his own throughout the week and this is definitely attributable to Michael’s instruction style and passion for his craft. I would absolutely recommend Michael as a teacher."
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Took Drum lessons from Michael C.
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"We've only had a few lessons with Jesse but my son really likes his teaching style and is always looking forward to his next lesson."
- Lynn
Took Drum lessons from Jesse M.
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Took Drum lessons from Keith J.
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"athan is the best"
- Leslie
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"I have been taking drum lessons with Mitch for over 2 years. He is a great teacher!"
- Isaac
Took Drum lessons from Mitch S.
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"Provides a great ideas of practicing and lots of fun Music rhythms."
- Amy
Took Drum lessons from Marc W.
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"Henri is a gem. He is the perfect combination of cool and a serious musician. He is able to win over the respect of kids and truly teach them! There is no need to look any further for a music teacher!"
- jeanne
Took Drum lessons from Henri B.
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"Great player/ teacher. Mike is extremely knowledgeable with all sorts of genres. He is patient and very personable. 5 stars."
- Rob l
Took Drum lessons from Michael T.
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"Great experience

Steven is a great teacher. He is very patient and knowledgable. He has a good techniques in Drum and also encourage me to keep learning it. Overall, I like this class and I will continue learning from him"
- Chenxi
Took Drum lessons from Steven B.
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- Sybil
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