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Mayowa O.

2 Reviews
Raleigh, NC
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mayowa O.

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Drums set, conga drums, I can teach it all

About Mayowa

Hi, I go by DJ 7-7 I have been DJing for 10+ years, from clubs, to lounges, events, weddings etc.. you name it, I have done it. I worked with any genre of music: Hip-hop, Dancehall, House, Pop, Afrobeat, Reggae etc..

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Mayowa was an excellent teacher! Full of excitement and great at teaching. He made enjoy DJing and I’m excited to learn more from him! His prices are also very reasonable! He’s awesome !

Christina A.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Awarded Award for Best Musical Director from Inland Theater League
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Christina A.

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Drummers are complex creatures who need to find an outlet to put all that energy! Learn riffs, licks, beats, and many different genres!

About Christina

My studio is based on the belief that our customers' needs are of the utmost importance. We are committed to meeting those needs. We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry! With over 14 years of teaching experience in both the classroom a

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Jay C.
She is terrific!!
Vihaan B.
Christina was wonderful. She made my son comfortable and tried to know about his likings in order to charter a course to suit his aptitude.
Prathik T.
She was like dby our kids and highly recommend her.
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Aleksis B.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches students 2 and up
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Aleksis B.

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Whether hand percussion or on a full drum set I can help you develop your rudiments in a fun way to the songs you love

About Aleksis

My name is Aleksis B., but many of my students know me as Mr. B. I am a professional instructor and performing musician who combines a love of music with a desire to help others who want to achieve their highest musical potential. I try to make that passion show in everything I do. My educatio

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Dan C.
I've had a few lessons with Aleksis now, and yesterday's was the best! Looking forward to next time!
Julie
Aleksis is awesome! I had questions about using the equipment I currently own to produce best vocal recording and I feel very satisfied with the way he answered my questions.
Zayn
My son really enjoyed the lesson. Aleksis was very kind and patient. My son is looking forward to his next lesson.

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Zen R.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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
Calm and thorough.
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Gabriel H.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Awarded Louis Lundemo scholarship award, best film score of the 2011 24 hr film fest from MCC, Milwaukee 24 hr film fest
  • BA in Jazz studies, AFA in Music from Columbia College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Gabriel H.

13 Reviews
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I teach the ins and out of drumming up to a professional level

About Gabriel

I graduated with a BA in jazz studies from Columbia in 2007 and have been teaching since 2005. I have played in many different projects, covering many styles including Rock, Jazz, Latin, Hip hop, classical, orchestral, and country. So, I have a strong understanding on the specifics of each of the

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Yishay L.
Gabriel is an amazing music teacher not only is he helping me with bass guitar but also understanding a bit of music theory. He shows me ways to to help maximize the amount of learning I can get out of practicing. Overall he is a great teacher with knowledge of a multitude of instruments and music in general.
Elliana
Elliana really enjoyed her first lesson with Gabriel. She was able to play some new things for me right after he left. I'm excited to see how she grows.
Josh G.
He is so friendly and professional. I really enjoy his lesson.
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Josh L.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music in Performance from Berklee College of Music
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Josh L.

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Hello! Thank you for considering me as your drum set teacher! I offer lessons to beginner, intermediate, and advanced level students. If you are a beginning student we will start from the ground up with proper technique, and we’ll get some basic patterns going. From there we will learn how to read rhythmic notation and drum set notation so we can get you playing some songs! I like to use handouts and some of my favorite books that I used growing up to help new students understand the importance of being able to speak the language not only by playing what we feel, but also by speaking on our instrument with our ability to read music. I will transcribe beginning songs of your choice, and we will learn the grooves from classic tunes! Intermediate and advanced students will be introduced to rudiment studies, learning different styles of drumming, and learning how to make your own transcriptions so you can start to learn how to read and write music on a higher level, and eventually create ...

About Josh

Hello! My name is Josh. Thank you for considering me as your music teacher! I am a Los Angeles based musician and I've been playing music for 21 years. I am currently offering online lessons for ALL LEVELS DRUM SET, BEGINNING PIANO, and BEGINNING GUITAR, Please feel free to message me to schedule y

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Vincent R.
Josh came in with a great personality and was very open to hear what we were looking for. My son really enjoyed his first lesson and we look forward to seeing how far he can go.
Olivia
Josh was an amazing teacher to have at the 2015 CSSSA session! He was really enthusiastic about the subject and made it incredibly fun to learn!
Julian
Very nonchalant, easy to talk to, and very patient. Had a great time in his class!

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Average Cost of Drum Lessons in Knightdale, NC

The average cost of 60-minute drum lessons in Knightdale 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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45 min
$53 average
60 min
$66 average

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"Great teacher for my son!

Tracy has been an excellent fit for my young son. She is very patient and varies the lesson to hold a young child's attention. She gives lots of praise and encouragement. She seems to have appropriate expectations for a 5 1/2 yr old and is good about communicating with him on a level he can understand. These are concerns I had when looking for a drum teacher for a child who is so young."
Amy
Took Drum lessons from Tracy D.
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"Mariano is excellent! He is firm yet patient and professional, and gets along really well with my son."
Evan
Took Drum lessons from Mariano L.
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"As a piano teacher, I am amazed at the progress my 16 y.o. son has made in one year of lessons with Mike. Mike definitely has a talent for reaching his students in fun and creative ways, and does a great job at teaching to each student as an individual. I've seen him interact with other students, and you can just tell he loves what he does and sincerely cares about his students. My husband has also sat in on a lesson and saw how Mike has a gift as a drummer as well as a teacher. We look forward to the next level he will take our son as a drummer and musician.

I highly recommend him as a teacher to any age student. His curriculum is solid and he keeps it fun and engaging. You won't be disappointed!"
Becky
Took Drum lessons from Michael C.
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"Craig listens to the needs/wants of the student to make music interesting and still teach the technical aspects of playing drum kit. He is a dedicated and flexible teacher with a wealth of knowledge and experience to assist students with a variety of skills."
Dustin
Took Drum lessons from Craig H.
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"I don't know where to begin, Jim is fantastic, hands down the best music teaching experience I've ever had. He is very knowledgeable on percussion, so well-versed. Jim was really patient with me which I appreciate - since I haven't played the drums in 10 years. But I really picked it back up right away with him, really pleased with the results of our lessons. I highly recommend Jim Saint-Amour as a drum instructor."
Gabi
Took Drum lessons from James S.
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"Bruno is such a great teacher! I have learned so much in a short period of time, and thanks to him, I can now play my favorite songs on drums! I'll definitely be studying with Bruno for a very long time!"
Lilia
Took Drum lessons from Bruno P.
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"Always has something to challenge you

Lessons have always been fun, exciting, and challenging."
Cheryl
Took Drum lessons from Jeff F.
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"I'm an experienced drummer and I was able to get started right away into exercises that fit my my level of skill. Very helpful."
Kevin
Took Drum lessons from Jeff F.
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"Ryan is Awesome! He is very patient with my 9yr old. We've been taking drum lessons for a little over 2 months and my son already knows how to read sheet music, and even learned to play a few songs. I am very impressed! Ryan is very encouraging and positive during the lessons. My son leaves with a sense of motivation and confidence after every lesson! As long as he keeps his interest in playing drums, we will certainly stick with Ryan. Thanks, Ryan!!!"
TANEISHA
Took Drum lessons from Ryan S.
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"Patient, knowledgeable, motivating! Perfect for me!"
Elizabeth
Took Drum lessons from Danny S.
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