Alex Hyson
Sacramento, CA
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Alex Hyson

Alex H.

Sacramento, CA
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I've taken private drum and piano lessons myself, which has given me a great understanding of all musical areas with a strong focus on rhythm. I've played a lot of different kinds of gigs in a lot of different locations and settings, including Spain and New York. I've been teaching since 2012. When I teach, I try to tailor my lessons to each individual student. If the student is willing to work hard to improve, I'm willing to work just as hard to keep the student improving.

Students will learn their favorite songs with music and by ear. Studio days are available to record the students performing the songs when ready and you get to keep the recordings to showcase your improvement!

Advanced students also welcome. I have challenges for everyone.

We can meet and talk in person before starting lessons to make sure it's a good fit. If you have any questions, feel free to ask :)

About Alex H.

MUSIC: My first private lessons were on piano at 8 years of age with piano lessons, I learned about he basic fundamentals of music (scales, melodies, harmonies, rhythm, time and key signatures, accidentals, etc.). After discovering that rhythms were the most interesting to me, I decided to start drum lessons and fell in love with it. After taking private lessons and mastering my craft, new doors were opened: wedding gigs, an amazing high school band experience, and even performances in Spain and New York. I started teaching in 2012 and developed the comfort to share what I've learned over the years. If the student is willing to work hard, I can provide the knowledge and wisdom to help the student improve.

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Sina
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We’ve had a few lessons with Alex so far, at home and on line. He is really good at what he does and my children are learning a lot from him.

Posted Apr 23, 2018
Colsen
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Alex is patient and is able to teach accordingly to a child's level. My son is 8 years old. Alex is very experienced in teaching, he started out with basics, and moved on according to my son's ability to learn. My son learned a lot during his first lesson.

Posted Aug 11, 2016

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Experience

Drummer
Jan 2016 - Present

Roman Pilot

Drum Instructor
Oct 2013 - Present

New Songs School of Music

Educator
Jan 2012 - Present

Alex Hyson Music

Education

Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
Sep 2017 - Present

California State University, Sacramento

B.S. Mechanical Engineering
Sep 2012 - May 2017

California State University, Sacramento

Languages

English

Fluent / Native Proficiency

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