Colby Beers
McKinleyville, CA
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Colby Beers

Colby B.

McKinleyville, CA
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
*Master's Degree from California Institute of the Arts *Student of Pandit Padma-Sri Chaudhuri, Randy Gloss, Aashish Khan, "Beatrice" Ladzekpo, Andrew Grueschow, I Nyoman Wenten, Houman Pourmehdi *DCI World Champion 2007
You will learn to play and recite traditional tabla repertoire. You will also learn to tune, maintain, and repair your tabla, and much more!

About Colby B.

Experienced Percussion teacher of 17years with Master's Degree from California Institute of the Arts. Accepting students of all ages and levels.

Learn drums such as Tabla, Riqq, Atsimevu, Kanjira, Frame Drum, Talking Drum, Quads, and Snare Drum!

My teaching style is patient, friendly, and geared towards you, while rooted in tradition

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Verdant Nolan
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He is a lot of fun and very patient!

Posted Feb 13, 2020
RandyGloss
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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!!!!!

Posted Dec 3, 2019
Krishna
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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!

Posted Nov 11, 2019
Melannie
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Very knowledgeable and patient with any levelof student. Excellent teacher!

Posted Nov 11, 2019

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Education

MFA - North Indian Classical Music
Sep 2015 - May 2017

California Institute of the Arts

BFA - World Music
Sep 2012 - May 2015

California Institute of the Arts

Languages

English

Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

International Permaculture Design
Aug 2019

Santa Barbara City College

Awards

2nd Place
Apr 2008

WGI World Championships, World Class

1st Place
Aug 2007

DCI World Championships, World Class

1st Place
Aug 2007

DCI World Championships, Individual & Ensemble

1st Place
Aug 2007

DCI World Championships, World Class

2nd Place
Aug 2006

DCI World Championships, World Class

3rd Place
Aug 2005

DCI World Championships, Individual & Ensemble

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