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Murray P.

(80)
Djembe
Starting at $30
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, English
  • BS from Morgan State University
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Murray P.

(80)

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Private Djembe Teacher

In these lessons our focus is mainly on hand drumming, teaching the student techniques and styles for various styles of hand drums from around the world.

There are many aspects of djembe playing including strength and co-ordination that only can be improve in our lessons. This is why my djembe lessons will be fun and can be of a great help.

About Murray

I received my B.S. & Music Degree with concentration in instrumentalists from Morgan State University. I have been playing since the age of three years old and have been teaching since 2004. In 2016, I was accepted as a member of the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM). I am very well

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November 30, 2019
Bruce A.
Great first lesson. Looking forward to the next!
November 25, 2019
Amy
Me Murray is the best. So kind and caring. My son loved his lesson!
November 13, 2019
Sonya Przysucha
He’s an excellent teacher
No additional explanation is needed, just superb👍
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Jesse M.

(101)
Djembe
Starting at $70
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Bachelors of Music Education with Honors from New Mexico State University
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Jesse M.

(101)

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Private Djembe Teacher

Learn about keeping basic time as well as how to generate good tone on the djembe.

About Jesse

*Disclaimer* I'm currently not taking beginner students on voice/singing, guitar, bass, drums, piano, and ukulele. I highly recommend my studio partners Melissa though. Please check out her profile: https://takelessons.com/profile/melissa-m62 My Background I've been playing with classic

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August 2, 2019
Romy R.
Jesse has given directions on how to successfully become a better musician. His approach and explanation on musical theories was much more understandable than what I was previously reading. Overall, I found the lessons to be very usefull.
June 28, 2019
Dulcenea
Super kind, patient and teaches a lot in each session!
March 25, 2019
Alex
Jesse is very friendly and a fun teacher to be around.
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Kevin F.

(18)
Djembe
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1988
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Private Djembe Teacher

Djembe is an African drum that is very popular. I can get you started pretty fast!

About Kevin

I have a Percussion Performance Degree from Arizona State University, have authored over 6 books on how to play better including: ART Approach to Keyboard Percussion Sightreading, ART Approach to Rhythm!, Turn It Up & Lay It Down, The Book (with Joe Bergamini and Spence Strand) I have over 26 years

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September 21, 2019
Roberto de Ocampo
I am very happy with Kevin. He taught me a lot on the first class. He's very kind and patient in teaching me. I felt very at ease with him. I'm glad I chose him as my steel drum teacher. I highly recommend him!
February 21, 2019
Jonah
I had my first lesson with Kevin this evening and thought he was excellent. He was clear, personable, knowledgeable and understood well what I was looking for.
December 11, 2018
Jan Arleth
Respectful, knowledgeable, on task. I recommend to anyone.

Meet Online Djembe Teachers Serving Lake Placid, NY

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Juan L.

(2)
Djembe
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio

  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Bachelor's Degree in English Literature from Webster University
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Online Djembe Teacher

We will work on the basics of rhythm and drumming, technique, as well as study of various djembe-influenced styles of music, and dynamics and expression as a djembe player, both in a solo-setting and in a group setting.

About Juan

I am an experienced musician, singer, and teacher. I have six years of performing and touring experience, and six years teaching private lessons as well as at the School Of Rock in Ballwin, MO. I like to work with my students on their specific needs/interests/desires as singers and musicians. Wheth

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September 16, 2018
Livier M.
Awesome instructor. Very flexible with the schedule.
June 5, 2018
Kevin
Off to a great start with Juan! He is very patient and teaches to where you are.
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Dr. Dave Y.

(42)
Djembe
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

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  • Bachelor in Management and Leadership from Colorado Christian University
  • Teaching since 1998
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Dr. Dave Y.

(42)

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Online Djembe Teacher

Dave studied Afro-Cuban Percussion, Percussion and Drums at the University of Northern Colorado, the nation's 3rd largest Jazz school. He brings 17+ years of education and teaching experience t

About Dr. Dave

I've been teaching for over 25 years & I'm pumped to work with you. BEFORE SIGNING UP FOR PRIVATE LESSONS, I've condensed all my beginner-intermediate level teachings into a variety of easy to follow video courses that will save you up to 90% on private lesson costs. START WITH THESE COURSES

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November 8, 2019
Traci H.
Dave has been great with helping improving my son's drum techniques. He is patient, yet to the point and doesn't waste anyone's time with making sure the student understands the lesson. We are looking forward to many more lessons in the future.
November 8, 2019
Karen
Dave is an incredible drum teacher. I am glad I chose Dave as my djembe teacher and highly recommend him!!!
November 7, 2019
Kathleen
Dave adjusted the lessons to be appropriate and engaging for my young learner, yet every session introduced a vital piece of theory or technique. We are very pleased with this class!
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Kerry K.

(6)
Djembe
Starting at $20
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Home Home

  • Teaches students Male: 7 to 80; Female: 7 to 85
  • Awarded $1,000 from Wright State University
  • Master of Music (General Music degree) from Eastern Kentucky University
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Online Djembe Teacher

Originally from W. Africa, the Djembe is a drum for solo and ensembles. Wikipedia says it can be a Solo drum, due to its volume. My experience is usually with groups, i.e. at Sinclair College's choirs, adding interesting patterns and sounds. My approach is similar to Conga, although private lessons will include other interesting aspects of rudiments and ... if enough people, the possibility for a percussion ensemble.

About Kerry

An online Masters Jazz program from University of Arkansas at Monticello, (2018-2019) these studies will help students understand various Jazz, Brazilian, and Afro-Cuban drum patterns. I attended Wright State University for two (2) years studying Music , and then transferred to Belmont Universit

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October 29, 2016
Theresa Lauterbach
I saw improvement each week from my lessons with Kerry. He offered great resources and gave me advise for purchasing my drums. After just 5 months, I could read and play music on my own!
December 1, 2015
King Koeller
Fantastic jazz drummer!
Professional and knowledgeable about many diverse drumming styles.
Super swingin'!
May 26, 2015
James M.
Kerry introduced the basics to my daughter. I could see improvement every
week. She loved going to lessons with Kerry.

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Average Cost of Djembe Lessons in Lake Placid, NY

The average cost of 60-minute djembe lessons in Lake Placid is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $40 and $130 per hour.
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$38 average
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$49 average
60 min
$66 average

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"Great guy. Knowledge about many instruments. Very helpful lesson."
- Jesse
Took Djembe lessons from Anthony L.
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"Excellent experience with my first 2 classes. Murray is patient and dedicated. I look forward to my future classes with him."
- Alex
Took Djembe lessons from Murray P.
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"Your going to love having Kevin as your music teacher! He's fun, friendly, patient and experienced! I've seen him perform at several shows around town and he knows how to perform many different styles of music.
Kevin is dedicated to your personal success and will help you reach your individual goals for vocals, guitar, drums, or other areas of music! You won't find a more personable guy with a big heart anywhere! You should totally give him a try!"
- Joseph
Took Djembe lessons from Kevin J.
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"Friendly teacher! He customizes our lesson according to my needs and really supports me!"
- Rebecca
Took Djembe lessons from Murray P.
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"Aaron is a good instructor. Luckily I practiced quite a bit before hands to be able to catch up with the speed. The video audio quality are not that great though."
- David
Took Djembe lessons from Aaron B.
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"Dave is patient and makes learning to play drums fun! He sets expectations that are both challenging and attainable for my 8 year old. I highly recommend him."
- Tammy
Took Djembe lessons from Dr. Dave Y.
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"Super passionate, knowledgable and a great communicator!"
- Mat
Took Djembe lessons from Murray P.
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"Kevin was a very good Djembe teacher. He was very patient with me and did not rush me when I did not pick it up fast. He made the lesson very fun. Go to this guy"
- Michael
Took Djembe lessons from Kevin J.
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- David
Took Djembe lessons from Aaron B.
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