Dennis Snyder

Dennis S.

North Hollywood, CA
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Dennis delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 6+ and special needs

Teaching since:
2001

Dennis has been teaching private lessons since 2001 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, in his studio, and online. Dennis has helped students develop coordination, learn to read music, increase hand speed/technique and experience the joys of making music.

Dennis received his training at the University of Pittsburgh in 2004 where he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Music. As an expert in his field, Dennis looks forward to helping new students achieve their goals. Dennis's teaching style is musical, upbeat, and positive.

Experience

Private Drum Instructor
Jan 2018 - Present
Dennis Snyder Drum Lessons

I currently teach one-on-one lessons in my studio located in North Hollywood, CA.

Group Lesson Leader
Aug 2012 - May 2014
CENTER OF LIFE

Teacher of group drum lessons and responsible for creating lesson plans,

Private Drum Instructor
Jan 2012 - Jan 2014
BRIGHTON MUSIC CENTER

I taught private drum lessons in this musical instrument retailer and dealt closely with parents.

Drum Instructor
Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
OBAMA ACADEMY MARCHING BAND

Assistant to the faculty of the Obama Eagles Marching Band and
Teacher of the Obama Eagles Drum Line,

Drum Instructor
Jun 2012 - Aug 2013
NORTH GATE HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND

Assistant to the faculty of the North Gate Flames Marching Band
and Teacher of North Gate Flames Drum Line,

Private Drum Instructor
Aug 2006 - Jun 2007
WADDELL’S MUSIC CENTER

Teacher of private drum lessons,

Private Drum Instructor
Jan 2002 - Jun 2007
MCVAY MUSIC

Teacher of private drum lessons,

Private Drum Instructor
Jun 2002 - Jun 2005
MIDNIGHT MUSIC

Teacher of private drum lessons,


Education

Bachelor of the Arts, Music
Aug 2001 - Dec 2005
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH
Associate of the Arts and Sciences, Music Performance with Emphasis in Percussion
Aug 2000 - Jun 2001
MCNALLY SMITH COLLEGE OF MUSIC

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Photos & Videos

HOW TO PLAY "LOSER" BECK | DRUM LESSONS @DSnyderDrums
HOW TO PLAY "WISH WISH" DJ KHALED ft CARDI B & 21 SAVAGE | DRUM LESSONS @DSnyderDrums
Experience the delightful grooves from "I Don't Care" by Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber.
Learn the recipe for success on the drum set in "If I Can't Have You" by Shawn Mendes.
Learn the pro tips to play "Me" by Taylor Swift.
Learn the pro tips to crush "Bad Guy" by Billie Eilish on the drums.
Learn the secrets to playing "Talk" by Khalid.
HOW TO PLAY "BOY WITH LUV" BTS feat HALSEY | DRUM LESSONS @DSnyderDrums
Discover the beats for the rap/country hit "Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X.
+ 12 more

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Barrett Jan 31, 2019
Drum · In studio

Patient, smart, friendly. Dennis is great for drummers just starting or picking up when they left off! Great equipment to work with too! Highly recommend!

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