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Doyle B.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B. S. in Music Education from Pensacola Christian College
  • Teaches Beginner
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Doyle B.

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I have been teaching drum for 22 years. I have an earned Masters degree in music and enjoy teaching students of all ages. I am happily married with 5 children at home--4 of them are musicians as well (the youngest is 4).. Students will quickly learn not only the basics of music theory, but will be playing songs as early as their first lesson. It is extremely rewarding watching students have fun, excel, and fall in love with making music. I look forward to working with you.

About Doyle

Hello, my name is Doyle B. and I am eager to help you reach your goals! I've been teaching private lessons since 1992 and have loved helping my students win competitions at the state level, learn how to advance rapidly on their instrument, and fall in love with making music. I have 3 earned degrees

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Yvonne
As an older beginning student, Doyle had the right combination of patience, expertise and encouragement to make my first lesson great!
JoeIsaac
Great first lesson!!
Jeffrey
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Jonathan V.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2005
  • MusicTechnology from Queens College
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Jonathan V.

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I've been teaching drums] for 8 years and my students have gone on to to play music in bands and session musicians.
Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play basic beats and as time goes on you'll be able to do more complex solos/and rhythms. I specialize in rock, pop, rnb], typically.
I love working with students of all ages and walks of life and I can't wait to meet you and begin to smash those drums!

About Jonathan

Hi, there! My name is Jonathan Vergara and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since [2005] and have loved helping my students grow, find happiness within them selfs, and raise their self-esteem! I went to brooklyn conservatory of music] for drums and guitar [in the earl

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James A.
Great experience. Extremely nice guy and very helpful.
Jonathan V.
professional friendly and patient really helps

Ross H.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Young Scottish Jazz Musician of the Year from Scottish Jazz Federation
  • B.A. Professional Music (Performance & Music Production) from Berklee College of Music
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Ross H.

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My teaching style is very flexible & hands on. My goal is to make beautiful music and I do this by taking technical exercises and giving them musical meaning. This means I focus on the ideas of time, vocabulary & dynamic playings, but within this still teaching essential technical exercises in order to create a well-rounded musician.

After each lesson I will email detailed notes, as well as any supplemental documents and/or music.

About Ross

A Berklee College of Music graduate, I am an internationally recognized drummer & capable of teaching a wide range of genres from jazz to pop. I’m a prominent teacher & performer in the Los Angeles area, having working with artists such as Skylar Grey, Katelyn Tarver, Ethan Bortnick and many more

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Macaidyn G.
Fun and learned something - good lesson
Colin Third
Ross is a BOSS teacher. I've been taking online lessons with him for a few months now & couldn't recommend more!
Terra
Ross is an awesome teacher. Patient, fun to interact with, knowledgeable. I had a great lesson and am looking forward to learning more from him! Definitely recommend!

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Alexa B.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, English
  • Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2004
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Alexa B.

8 Reviews
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Online Drum Teacher

I've been teaching drums to students of all ages since 2004. I'm available for lessons at my home studio or your house, and I'm great with kids, however I ask that your child is at least 6 years old. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play basic drum beats and play along to some of your favorite songs. At the same time, we'll work on good drumming technique, note reading, developing good timing, and more. I'm a very patient and positive teacher and would be excited to hear from you! I pride myself on having long-term student retention. :)

About Alexa

Hi, there! My name is Alexa and I would be excited to be your drum teacher. I've been teaching private lessons since 2004 and have helped 100+ students become better drummers. I strive to make my lessons fun yet productive. If you are a beginner, you'll learn all the foundations for good drumming s

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Erin
I had a lovely first lesson with Alexa! She was patient, encouraging, and fun. By the end of the lesson, I learned something new, knew what I needed to practice, and was excited to go back for another lesson.
Yasmin
WOW! My nephew was so inspired and excited after his first drum lesson with Alexa! She is so professional and knowledgeable ... and made the lesson so much fun! I wholeheartedly recommend her!
Fred
I was a beginner drummer looking to learn a new skill. Alexa was a patient and extremely talented teacher. I looked at many different individuals before choosing her. I was trying to find someone who was educated in music through formal schooling (To have a strong background in the fundamentals who could actually teach me as an absolute novice) as well as someone that is currently performing (who Rocks !). I have seen her perform a number of times and she is truly talented.
I felt so comfortable with her as a teacher (and a person) I also had her teach my youngest son (who was 11 at the time).
She never missed an appointment, and was always on time (very important for a drummer)

Colin R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Colin R.

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Hey my name's Colin! I can get you on the fasttrack when it comes to learning drums. Been teaching for 6+ years. I've taught thousands of students all ages and skill levels. My curriculum will help you become well-rounded on the drums. We'll cover fundamentals, rudiments, reading music, learning to play songs, technique, coordination, etc. I guarantee that you will have an incredible experience as my student. I can cater to your schedule and your specific interests so that you progress rapidly, practice with good habits, and develop a lifelong passion for drumming!

About Colin

Hey my names Colin! I'm a professional drummer and educator living in the LA area. I've toured nationally and internationally, taught clinics, master classes, group percussion classes, and thousands of private lessons since I graduated from New England Conservatory. I've made over 1600 YouTube vide

Cameron B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Arts - Music Performance / Jazz Concentration from Butler University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Cameron B.

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I am an experienced educator with over 10 years of experience playing and teaching music. I have played in various musical situations from playing my own compositions, to playing in rock bands, and to playing with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.

Lessons are tailored to each students specific needs. Typically my lessons focus on drum-set, stylistic drumming, and practice techniques, but I can also melodic percussion, music theory, and music production.

Have a song you want to learn? Hit me up and let's break it down!

About Cameron

Taking lessons with me will be a fun learning experience. As an active musician I have lots of experience playing in the real world. I have a laid back personality but I'm not afraid to give you a push. I'm eager to begin lessons and take your playing to the next level! Currently, I work as a

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"Mr. Casey is the best. My 6 year old takes lessons from him and adores him. He is very friendly, patient, and understanding. We are very glad to have chosen him as our instructor."
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Took Drum lessons from Casey C.
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"Doug is a wonderful teacher

My son is looking forward to his lesson every week and love working with Doug."
Gwen
Took Drum lessons from Douglas O.
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"Eric is very patient and personable."
River
Took Drum lessons from Eric C.
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"Alonso is very good at assessing a students abilities and interests and adjusting lessons accordingly, very patient and encouraging ! My son is on the spectrum and his drumming classes have been a positive outlet for his energy and creativity and general self-control. 😊"
Jeyme
Took Drum lessons from Alonso F.
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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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"I am having a blast, Rayn really knows how to customiz your lesson for you. I am always looking forward to my next lesson"
Phil
Took Drum lessons from Ryan B.
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"Khalil is an excellent teacher who is patient, knowledgeable, and creative. His words of encouragement are not only uplifting but also a source of inspiration. Additionally, he’s a good mentor."
Efrain
Took Drum lessons from Khalil H.
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"Andrew is awesome! In just 3 lessons my son loves the drums! He makes learning fun!"
Brian
Took Drum lessons from Andrew B.
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"Craig is an amazing drummer and an excellent instructor. His patient and professional approach guides and encourages the student to continually excel to their next level. His extensive knowledge of theory and skill set are very evident. I've been with Craig for over 4 years and I can attest to his true passion for drumming and teaching...It's not about keeping a beat, it's about telling a story...Great instructor!"
Darrell
Took Drum lessons from Craig H.
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"Very cheerful, helpful and good drum teacher. He taught me everything I know with drumming while making it fun and exiting."
Carter M
Took Drum lessons from Evan W.
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