Gregory Telfeian

Gregory T.

Mahwah, NJ
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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 T.

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 the practice is the key to getting good at anything. I will provide you the foundation of what makes a drummer and teach sticking patterns that will get you playing fills in the right places and keeping the keep that beat in most places. I look forward to hearing your inspirations and will implement a strategy to get you playing your favorite drummer's drum parts. Most importantly, I will bring the best in you and this will carry over to everything you do in life.

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John Schumacher
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Got me behind the kit ASAP. Still remember all hes taught me.

Posted Nov 1, 2019

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Experience

Drum Instructor
Jan 1999 - Present

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Drumming for me has been part of my being since birth. I always knew I knew how to play. My mother finally bought me a drum pad, sticks and a book in 3rd grade and began to teach myself through sticking patterns in the book. By the time I was qualified for band in school at 4th grade and immediately was pushed to advanced band In 5th grade I convinced some my favorite musicians in 8th grade that I played drums but I didn't have a drum set and they didn't have a drummer so 2 months later I finally received my first drumset! I set it up in those 8th graders' basement and started rocking out. They believed right away. The amazing thing was for me, it was the only skill I ever had that gave me the confidence to go for other big opportunities in my life. This isn't just a skill you learn and can only apply to one area. This is a to prove to yourself you're capable of anything you put your mind to. As of present I drum for Red Hymns, Pralaya, and a multi-instrumentalist with my solo music. I look forward to being able to prove to yourself how much greatness you're truly capable of achieving. Let's have some fun and make beats!

Education

Percussion
Sep 1998 - Jun 2002

MPHS

Awards

Marching Band Memeber of the Year
May 1997

MPHS

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