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Caleb R.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Caleb R.

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I have been playing the drums even before I could create coherent sentences. I come from a long line of percussionists and have been playing for over 18 years. As a professional drummer, I have played small lounge gigs and have played at big festivals as well. I have a very extensive understanding of all the styles of music ie Rock, reggae, jazz, R&B, gospel, Latin, etc. You name it; I've played it! I am an experienced teacher and i have even helped some of my students to land paying gigs as well. I am committed to the musical growth of all of my students and believe in their ability to be great drummers. Don't wait to start your drumming journey!

About Caleb

Hey there! Are you looking for a strict instructor? Are you looking for someone who will make you practice until your hands melt? Well, I'm sorry because you're in the wrong place. My philosophy as an instructor is to cultivate the passion and the love for the craft... once that's there practice wi

Marc H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, German, Japanese
  • Awarded Mary Baker Russell music excellence scholarship from PLU
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Marc H.

3 Reviews
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I play set and can teach you anything from rudiments to individual percussion techniques and how to play set. I can work with any level, and will make sure that you continue to enjoy music and drumming!

About Marc

Hi guys! I am both a language and music teacher who lives in America at the moment. I both work as an English teacher for refugees near Seattle as well as play as a professional musician. I have been teaching for about 5 years both in America and in Europe. My most recent teaching abroad was in

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Janet L.
I love my drum lessons thanks Marc!
Alex
Marc has helped me develop my style and helped me implement my "voice" in what I am writing. He also offered several constructive suggestions that made my piece stronger as a whole.
Danielle
Mr. Marc was an extremely enthusiastic instructor that made me excited about all of the material he taught me. He is very resourceful and uses a unique approach that I never had encountered from any other instructor. He is very kind and knowledgeable in many subject areas, and is an incredible musician. My playing improved tremendously under his instruction. I would HIGHLY recommend him to students of any age!

Zen R.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Zen R.

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I focus on drum grooves such as Jazz, Funk, Hip-Hop, Latin, Swing, Rock, and RnB. I have experience from multiple drum teachers, and have attended Cuesta College (A.A. in Music Performance) and CSUSB (B.A. in Music). If you're a beginner or are looking to improve on some new ideas and techniques, I'd be glad to teach you.

Primary focus: Drums

About Zen

Want to produce, mix, master and perform with Ableton Live? Want to play the drums? Want to be able to DJ? Set up a lesson time to learn and collaborate right away! Bio: Starting with percussion and drum set in the styles of Classical and Jazz at Cuesta College for his A.A. in Music Perform

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Lorelei M.
Zen has done such an amazing job teaching me how to operate Ableton. I was extremely overwhelmed and had no idea where to start and Zen really broke everything down for me and provided me with the resources I needed to get started.
Jessica
Zen is a wonderful teacher. I appreciate the calm way things are explained & there are no dumb questions! I had trouble navigating my new Mac & even that was okay with Zen. Thank you & looking forward to next week
Jessica
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Ryan W.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Ryan W.

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I have spent many hours behind a drum set, so if you're a new drummer I would be happy to get your journey started. Basic rhythms, rudiment exercises, different drumming styles...etc

About Ryan

Hi, I hold an associate's degree in music and I have over 20 years of experience playing in bands of various genres. I will always do my very best to facilitate your interests in music and learning and I will focus on technics and knowledge that you as an individual are interested in. My approach t

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Rumana
My son is 7 years old and first time learning any instruments. We liked how Ryan was teaching and making him enjoy. Thanks Ryan!
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Sarah G.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music - Percussion Performance from Florida State University
  • Teaches Beginner
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Sarah G.

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***I am a freelance musician/percussionist in the NYC area but I am currently teaching online lessons from my Texas home in the midst of the pandemic.***

Being from Texas, music education became a huge part of my life from the moment I picked up a pair of sticks in 2001. I received two performance degrees from very prestigious music/percussion programs (Florida State and Eastman School of Music) and I have been private teaching since 2013. Lessons with me could set you up for either great success and/or to simply have a very good time learning something new. Whatever goals you have, I will do my very best to fulfill them. I have training on the following instruments: marimba, xylophone, vibes, bells, snare drum, timpani, drum set, auxiliary instruments (tambourine, triangle, cymbals, tom-toms, etc) and a few hand drums. I currently have access to a drum set, marimba and drum pad/snare drum.

About Sarah

*** I am currently only teaching online lessons and temporarily living in my Texas home (central time zone). My schedule slightly varies (I am more than positive that we can find a mutual and consistent time) each week so please consider messaging me before paying for lessons!*** Sarah is a free

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Dawn
My son Christopher received private lessons from Ms. Gartin when she was here at Brennan High School. He learned so much from her and gained such a confidence in himself. She taught him so much, and helped him discover his passion for music. HIGHLY recommend her for lessons! We miss you Ms. Gartin!
Joshua
My daughter took drum lessons with Sarah. She made huge advancements in percussion during this time and the relationship between her and my daughter was remarkable. It is a blessing to find someone that your children bond with and look up to.
Symeon
Ms.Gartin has been such an influential mentor in my life . Her teaching methods have opened up my mind to go deeper into the world of percussion in just the span of a year ! THE REAL DEAL

Lee M.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Percussion from Brown University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lee M.

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My band NRG fortunate to land song "Instruments Of Destruction" on 1986 Transformer The Movie with 12M DvDs, 1M Soundtracks & our song I.O.D. has 4M YouTube .

I self produce a 4 disc Drum School Catalog featuring 6 world drummers with over 50 Million credits on records & dvds sold world wide and teach you their individual styles & experiences. Our Drum School is "Taking it to the Next Level" 2020

About Lee

My name is Lee, drummer for band NRG with song "Instruments Of Destruction" on the original 1986 animated Transformers The Movie that featured Orson Welles, Leonard Nemoy, Judd Nelson etc,,,and on the soundtrack Vince DeCola, Stan Bush , Weird Al Yankavich and still today TF live action series is i

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Average Cost of Drum Lessons in Hillsborough, NC

The average cost of 60-minute drum lessons in Hillsborough 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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$53 average
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"We had our first lesson this week and it was great!"
Michelle
Took Drum lessons from Murray P.
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"I took up drums 2 years ago in my early 40's. Francisco was my first drum teacher, and he patiently introduced me to the instrument, exposed me to many different musical concepts and traditions, and really increased my interest in music and drumming. He is an amazing player, and I learned much from watching him play in lessons and also live. Unfortunately he moved from Boston to CA, which was my loss.I reccommend him without reservation."
Derek
Took Drum lessons from Francisco P.
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"Brent is very patient and experienced! I've been taking drum lessons with Brent for more than 1 year. I really enjoy the lessons and I feel that I'm making good progress."
Rayna
Took Drum lessons from Brent E.
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"Joan has been teaching our 5 year old daughter in our home and has incredible patience and finds ways to make it fun for her as well as educational. She also was flexible when we needed to change our lesson times from a weekday to a weekend morning time slot and was always on time and very professional. I would highly recommend her as a teacher for a young beginner!"
Brooke
Took Drum lessons from Joan Q.
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"Gabriel is great with being patient and explaining specific skills for my 6 yr old son. We appreciate how he shows what he means to give hands-on guidance."
Melissa
Took Drum lessons from Gabriel C.
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"Excellent good teaching my son. Patient, professional and positive he is a talented musician and a great teacher."
Andrew
Took Drum lessons from Garrett S.
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"First lesson with Rob was very good. He was patient, got a feel for the student level and encouraged learning and creativity. Awesome experience."
Alex
Took Drum lessons from Rob B.
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"Kevin is AWESOME! Our little boy, Elijah (8 years old) loves spending time with Kevin, always leaving motivated to practice and play more music. We have loved the way Kevin teaches a theory during each class and also focuses on playing current pop music...it really keeps our little boy's short attention span engaged! My wife and I definitely recommend Kevin!"
Austin
Took Drum lessons from Kevin J.
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"Kevin is a phenominal instructor and person. His ability to connect with people and teach them at their personal level and rate is exceptional. I highly recommend him if your looking to learn and get into playing drums."
Ryan
Took Drum lessons from Kevin J.
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"Great first lesson experience! We are excited to have such an excellent teacher and can’t wait to learn more!!"
Eli & Caroline
Took Drum lessons from Dennis O.
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