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Gregory T.

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Mahwah, NJ
Starting at $50
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  • Teaches students 5 to 50
  • Awarded Marching Band Memeber of the Year from MPHS
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Gregory T.

Mahwah, NJ

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I make drumming understandable to someone who has not yet learned the craft. I will give you a series of tests to see what level your natural skill for rhythm is at.

We will work on getting you playing beats from day one. Whatever music you're into we will work on getting you playing that type of music. In addition, I will teach a break down of the basics and what has worked best for me.

Essentially I will implement the rudiments necessary to becoming a well-rounded beat maker. Depending on where you're at with your level of playing I will also play guitar to your drum beats so you're able to really enjoy the playing experience.

About Gregory

Hello, Future beatmakers! My name is Greg and I am here to unleash your hidden potential. If you have a burning desire to learn amazing tried and true methods to get you playing and keeping the beat fast, I'm your guy! I will never make you work harder than you want to, however, I will let you know

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November 1, 2019
John Schumacher
Got me behind the kit ASAP. Still remember all hes taught me.
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Michael T.

(36)
Drum
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Bachelors Degree: Combined major Sociology and Anthropology. from Oakland University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Michael T.

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Private Drum Teacher

Learn to play the drums quickly!!!!

About Michael

***IMPORTANT NOTE, PLEASE READ: I am located in the metropolitan Detroit area. But, I am available for online (remote) lessons; with a very good online set up (tripods, cameras, etc). I am also available at my teaching space, and have two great drum sets, set up side by side; one for the student

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October 31, 2019
Lillian
Michael is a patient and encouraging teacher. His lessons are energetic and we always get a lot done. You can tell, too, that he is knowledgeable and passionate about the material. He can apply both technical skill and professional experience to his lessons, while also adapting to the student and allowing them to advance at their own pace. He motivates with praise but will tell you when something needs work/practice. I leave every lesson excited to continue learning and improving. I recommend lessons with Michael!
June 26, 2019
Josh M.
Patient instructor; make the class interesting, and fun.
January 28, 2019
Celia
Michael is a kind and patient drum teacher for my 13-year old son. He is always on time, he keeps the lessons fun, and my son always looks forward to his next lesson. I highly recommend Michael.
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Charles W.

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Drum
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Want to start playing the drums? Let me show you! I've been drumming for 15+ years and I'm ready to show you what I've learned, how I've learned it, and how to practice it!

About Charles

Hey - I'm Chuck! I've been playing music since I was about 11 years old and love teaching people how to enter into the world of music! If there's an instrument in a rock band you want to learn to play, I'll show you how to get started!

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Mark G.

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Drum
Starting at $75
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Classical Snare Drum from Murray Spivack School for Snare Drum
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Online Drum Teacher

Most recently, my drumming can be heard on multi-platinum selling recording artist Mark Slaughter's solo CD, "Reflections in a Rear View Mirror" which was released in March of this year. In additional to acoustic drumming, I have extensive experience with:
- midi programming (Toontrack Superior Drummer)
- drum set recording (Pro Tools, Cubase, Reaper)

About Mark

Most recently, Mark's drumming can be heard on multi-platinum selling recording artist Mark Slaughter's solo CD, 'Reflections in a Rear View Mirror.' In addition to being a full-time working drummer, Mark is guiding veteran and up & coming drummers with their musical careers both privately and

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January 22, 2014
Rubin H.
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On time, very professional, amazing skill-set and very patient with my child. We feel fortunate to have Mark as an instructor.
January 5, 2014
Brad M.
Mark rocks!

Mark’s incredible skill as a drummer is only matched by his abilities as a teacher. In just a short time with Mark’s instruction, I have made vast improvements in my drumming. At my first lesson with Mark, he determined my skill level and what I sought to achieve with my lessons. Almost immediately, the fundamentals Mark showed me were translating into my drumming with my band. Mark has opened doors in my playing that I didn’t know existed. Mark is incredibly patient and really cares about ensuring I receive significant benefit from my lessons. Mark really goes out of his way to make sure I fully grasp everything he shows me. I would highly recommend Mark for anyone who wants to learn from a true master at his craft and from a teacher who takes pride in his students and his teaching. Thank you Mark!!
August 1, 2013
Adam W.
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I have had many different types of music teachers through out my life and Mark is by far the best. He is very serious about helping his students do what they want to do. I had specific goals I wanted to accomplish. Mark took my goals seriously and did what he could to help me understand the techniques to be a good drummer. He broke things down in to little steps that helped me to practice on my own and figure specific drum patterns out, He gave me the tools to improve myself as a musician, Mark did not have to but he chose to put a lot of his own time in to teaching me what I wanted to learn He obviously cares about his students and takes them seriously. I highly recommend him to any future students
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Ryan B.

(40)
Drum
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Teaching since 2000
  • Communications from North Park University
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Ryan B.

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Online Drum Teacher

I teach acoustic and electronic drums for all levels

About Ryan

Hey There! Let's play some music!! My name is Ryan B. I play and teach guitar, bass and drums, and piano and would love to teach you or help you improve your abilities! I have been playing all four instruments for 25 years, and I have a personal, laid-back style that helps connect with each

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November 10, 2019
Deborah H.
Ryan is super awesome! Been teaching my boys for years. Always prompt, on time, and makes it fun!
February 16, 2019
Ricky
I started Learning guitar with Ryan in Jan. Its only been a month and I have learned so much. He is very accommodating with his schedule and Extremely knowledgeable about all things music. I had many question and he was able to answer them all. I will continue to take lessons from Ryan for as long as I can foresee.
July 5, 2018
Eli
Ryan's style is relaxed and friendly. He walked carefully and deliberately through the material in the first lesson, but not so slow that it was boring.
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Colby B.

(3)
Drum
Starting at $40
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Awarded 1st Place from DCI World Championships, World Class
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • MFA - North Indian Classical Music from California Institute of the Arts
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Online Drum Teacher

I am offering lessons for marching Percussion. I am a former member of the quadlines of RCC, The Santa Clara Vanguard, and the Blue Devils. I was also a triple-crown I&E champion in 2007.

Cross-pollinating my experience in drum corps with my world percussion experience, I will teach you how to tackle any rhythm or polyrhythm in the marching band context, how to sing your drum parts and to develop your feeling for rhythm in the process. I provide and compose supplemental exercises, etudes, and solos to strengthen your weaknesses and to build your confidence i yourself as a percussionist and a performer!

About Colby

I look forward to meeting you! My teaching style is built around incorporating and cross-pollinating all of my diverse and broad percussive roots as well as the pedagogical approaches of my favorite teachers. I am also familiar with common core standards. I am also very kind, communicative, and

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December 3, 2019
RandyGloss
Colby is very knowledgable and highly skilled. He is incredibly clear and extremely patient in his approach. Excellent for any age or skill level and experience. Highest recommendation!!!!!
November 11, 2019
Krishna
Colby is methodical, organized, and very creative. He is immensely helpful and patient with his students. Colby is an excellent listener, highly professional, personable, and I can't recommend him more highly. My son really enjoys his class and developed an everlasting interest in the art of tabla. Excellent teacher!
November 11, 2019
Melannie
Very knowledgeable and patient with any levelof student. Excellent teacher!

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Average Cost of Drum Lessons in Otisville, NY

The average cost of 60-minute drum lessons in Otisville is $68. 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 $168 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$56 average
60 min
$68 average

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"My Grandson has come so far with his Drum Lessons!

My 9 year old Grandson has been taking lessons with Matthew for over a year. This is his very first experience with any drum lessons and because of Matthew's excellent teaching style, he has come so far!

I might add that my Grandson has Down Syndrome but that never stopped Matthew from being the Great Drum Instructor that he is complete with a rather relaxed, easy going but very professional teaching skill.

When my Grandson was at a MLB Game when presented with the spur-of-the-moment opportunity to play drums with some professionals, he had the confidence to just jump right in because of his experience with Matthew's drum lessons.

Thank you Matthew, we appreciate all you have done!"
- Lori
Took Drum lessons from Matthew G.
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"My son Brandon was very exited right after the very first lesson with Tom
Tom is a great teacher he is really good at what he does he teaches in a way that clicks very fast and at the same time he makes it real fun
Studio is great nice drums and really nice environment
I would recommend Tom to any parent out there!!!!!!!!!!!"
- Thomas
Took Drum lessons from Thomas A.
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"Mike makes drum lessons fun while still teaching the key fundamentals."
- Chris
Took Drum lessons from Mike M.
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"Mike Larry is one of the best drummers I know and has a true heart for teaching. His passion for the craft is inspiring. Over the years he has provided me with tips and skills to become a better drummer. Taking lessons with Mike has SERIOUSLY enhanced my ability and I highly recommend him."
- Jayce
Took Drum lessons from Michael L.
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"John was my drum teacher a few years ago, always on time and ready to go with fun and cool new stuff to learn - he's your man if looking to be a solid drummer."
- Garret
Took Drum lessons from John M.
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"Jim has been teaching drums to my son for a year and a half. My son is a difficult student, but Jim is patient, attentive and engaging and his lesson are the right mix of fun and rigorous teaching. My son is loving drumming and always looking forward to his next lesson."
- Stefano
Took Drum lessons from James S.
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"I played keyboards in a music group with Andy for 8 years. He really knows his stuff because he's built his life around music and performing. To him, everything comes down to playing. So I'd recommend him to anyone starting out on drums. With music, practice is important, but passion is everything. And Andy's got the skills and passion required for a great teacher."
- Bill
Took Drum lessons from Andy R.
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"Has challenged me to improve my technique and has taught me how to play more advanced beats."
- Citlally
Took Drum lessons from Michael E.
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"Very good with my son. He opened up more to her during the first lesson than in 3 months with his previous instructor."
- Gage
Took Drum lessons from Tracy D.
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"WE LOVE OUR DRUM INSTRUCTOR! My son was an extremely high energy very distracted five year old when we started lessons with Mr. Al. Let's just say that my son is not an easy student, but our son had already developed an obsessive attachment to music, most intensely to drums. We expected someone would be able to teach him drums, but we also got someone who is patient, flexible, understanding, and always respectful and kind to our son. We see Mr. Al in his home studio, and at now at seven years old, Joey's skill has definitely progressed. In fact, his learning has a momentum that our entire family can see. But Mr. Al has given Joey so much more than just that. Joey's love of music has flourished beyond measure. Joey now tells Mr. Al that he loves him after every lesson, WOW! We have been so pleased that my seventeen year old daughter now also takes lessons with Mr. Al too. Mr. Al is the perfect instructor for us. My kids think he's cool, and we think he's just fantastic all the way around!"
- Debbie
Took Drum lessons from Al P.
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