- Levels Taught:
- Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I start students off with "repeat after me" style exercises to develop technique, coordination, and musical tone on the instruments. Then, we can dig into playing the music (s)he loves! I'm always curious to hear if there is a certain band or drummer my student admires?
- Teaches students:
- Ages 5+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
I am a working drummer and percussionist in all major styles, from blues, funk, and jazz to classical and marching band.
In my off time, I enjoy playing in the mountains with my girlfriend and our cat.
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.+ Read More
An American honor society for undergraduate students, graduate students, and professors of music. There are currently 205 active chapters and approximately 64,500 individual members.