Jeffrey Grant

Jeffrey G.

Pasadena, CA

Lesson Details

Percussion

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Jeffrey Grant teaches classical percussion along with many other percussion instruments. He has taught beginning students as young as 8 years old and is also qualified and prepared to teach much older advanced students.

Jeffrey encourages multilayered learning in which the students will be exposed to basic technique, sound production, music theory, modern application and most importantly how to have fun playing these instruments!
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About

Jeffrey delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
and Ages 18+

Teaching since:
January 2007

Jeffrey is a professional freelance musician and educator in Los Angeles, California. He has performed in the percussion sections of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, New World Symphony in Miami Beach, Florida, the Tucson Symphony Orchestra (Arizona), Santa Barbara Symphony, Hawaii Symphony, Fresno Philharmonic and more. Jeffrey also has recording experience with the platinum certified recording American band OneRepublic at Capitol Records in Hollywood, CA. Jeffrey holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Eastern Michigan University, Master of Music degree from the University of Michigan as well as a percussion performance graduate certificate from the University of Southern California.

While not performing, Jeffrey enjoys sharing his passion of music to the next generation of musicians. He hopes that you will join him to experience all that music has to offer!

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Experience

Teaching Artist
May 2014 - May 2015
Young Musician's Foundation

Serves as the percussion Teaching Artist for two sites in Los Angeles through the YMF Teaching Artist Program. Teaches weekly percussion classes to inner city youth to provide music education where it would not exist otherwise.

Education

Graduate Certificate - Percussion Performance
Aug 2012 - May 2014
University of Southern California
Master of Music - Percussion Performance
Sep 2010 - Apr 2012
University of Michigan
Bachelor of Music - Percussion Performance
Aug 2006 - Aug 2010
Eastern Michigan University

Awards

Wind Ensemble Service Award
May 2014
University of Southern California - Thornton School of Music Wind Ensemble
Orchestral Mock Audition Finalist
Nov 2010
Percussive Arts Society - PASIC 2010
Merit Scholarship
Aug 2010
University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance

Affiliations

American Federation of Musicians
Aug 2013

A labor union representing professional musicians in the United States and Canada. Founding in 1896 as the successor to the "National League of Musicians," the AFM is the largest organization in the world representing the interests of professional musicians.

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