Gerhardt Koelsch

Gerhardt K.

Scottsdale, AZ

About Gerhardt K.

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Gerhardt teaches: Ages 9 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: January 2008
Last sign in: 2 days ago

Overview

Thorough comprehension of music theory, technique and performance. I offer an understanding of the learning process it takes to learn what's next. Being young and relatable I teach FUN lessons for all ages and skill levels. My teaching ethic comes from years of marching experience and a career recording drumset in the Los Angeles studio scene. Lessons will replicate much of what I learned during my 4 years attending Musicians Institute in Hollywood. Come learn a practical approach to accomplishing challenging goal and congratulations on your decision to seek musical education! Message me using the link in my profile and click the green button at the top to schedule!!!

Photos and Videos

Gerhardt giving a demo of the study "Thirteen Basic Rhythms" This page is taught and provided in Gerhardt's Lesson One booklet.

Experience

Director of Performance

May 2016 - Oct 2016
Empress Selassie

Director of Performance and featured on drum set live for performing artist Empress Selassie

Live Drum Set Performence

Sep 2015 - Mar 2016
W Scottsdale

residency with "The Groove Trio" at the renown W hotel in oldtown Scottsdale. Cover songs for 3 - 1-hour sets.

Studio Performance

Feb 2016 - Feb 2016
Kassi Jayde Band

Recorded Drumset for Kassi Jayde Band on her 2016 EP release.
I appear on 3 tracks, "Late Night" "Livin' On Light" "Buy Your Love"

Live Drum Set Performence

Aug 2015 - Feb 2016
The Veragroove

Drumset for Arizona local "The Veragroove". Reggae Rock at its finest.

Studio Performance

Jun 2012 - Jun 2013
Franklin Manor

Recorded drum set at House Of Blues Studios in Encino California for new wave rock band "Franklin Manor".

Education

Associates in Drumset Performence

Oct 2009 - Apr 2013
Musician's Institute of Hollywood

Languages Spoken

English

Fluent / Native Proficiency

Awards

John Phillips Sousa Award

May 2009
Jennifer Mireau

Affiliations

Percussive Arts Society, The

Aug 2007
PAS

We offer students and professionals opportunities to grow artistically and professionally. Students can learn have a music industry experience through the PAS Internship program or apply to receive a PAS scholarship or grant. Professionals can create new percussion programs or gain recognition through PAS grants and contests. Many individuals have significantly impacted the world of percussion through the Percussive Arts Society and they are recognized in our Hall of Fame and Awards pages.

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2 Reviews on Gerhardt K.

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Dave Oct 19, 2016
Drum · In studio
Gerhardt provides a great foundation for what it takes to learn music and the drums. He is patient and works with you to understand your goals and music taste to make it a fun experience. His videos help to practice in off time as well...
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Cynthia G. Aug 10, 2016
Drum · In studio
Verified Student
Great teacher! Easy to understand and takes time to explain things clearly.
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