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Kevin F.

26 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kevin F.

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I am very comfortable with all major areas of Percussion: Drumset, Concert Percussion, Marching Percussion, Latin Percussion, Steel Pan, Percussion Ensemble. I work to find effective ways to have people discover their hidden talents and show them how to build skills to play at whatever level they want.

About Kevin

I have a Percussion Performance Degree from Arizona State University, have authored over 6 books on how to play better including: ART Approach to Keyboard Percussion Sightreading, ART Approach to Rhythm!, Turn It Up & Lay It Down, The Book (with Joe Bergamini and Spence Strand) I have over 26 years

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Anne P.
So far so good. First meeting jitters are over. Kevin has a nice calm about him which makes it easy to listen. I've got some homework and looking forward to my next lesson.
Melissa
Kevin is wonderful to work with. Very knowledgeable, very calm, pleasant personality. He wanted to know first what I wanted to do, but was prepared to start me with the basics - scales - which is where I want to be proficient, so that I can master the instrument. I have no doubt that I can do that with Kevin. Just spent a few minutes practicing my C-major scale using the L-R-R-L-L method. Works great! I just checked email and he'd sent me the printouts he promised. Looking forward to next week!
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Farrokh S.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Hindi
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Achievement Scholarship Award from Berklee College of Music
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Farrokh S.

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Over 10 years playing drums and percussion
5 years of teaching experience

About Farrokh

I have been playing guitar, piano, bass, ukulele and drums for 11 years now (teaching for 8 years). As a teenager I started playing all kinds of music and quickly became obsessed. At the age of 21 (2013) I went to Berklee College of Music where I studied guitar, composition and music production fo

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Robert F.
He's a good guy.
I'm not young, and I'm hard to teach music theory to, but he was patient, and is helping me figure a way into learning important stuff that I find kinda dry and not fun to practice. (I'm a good player, but music theory is very challenging to me.)
Delilah F.
My daughter enjoyed the first lesson very much! Looking forward to more!
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David C.

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  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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David C.

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I began playing drums 18 years ago when I was 7-years-old. I have been fortunate to have studied with some great drum teachers over the years. I am a graduate of Berklee College of Music and teach a variety of styles: Rock, Funk, R&B, and Metal. I have been teaching for 5 years and work with beginners as well as seasoned players. I have a passion for drumming and strive to make learning fun!

About David

I am a professional drummer who has experience playing live shows, recording, and touring. I have played with Baltimore based band Deaf Scene. I had the opportunity to perform with KT Tunstall in New York City. While attending Berklee College of Music I studied with legendary drummers such as Dave

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Brianna S.

28 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts: Music - Liberal Arts Track from North Central College
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Brianna S.

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Focus on rudiments, fundamentals, technique. Snare solos, and different set techniques.

About Brianna

Hi, I'm Bri! I'm a graduate of North Central College with a BA in Music (Emphasis in Composition and Percussion) and a minor in History. I absolutely love music, every single aspect of it. I love to make music a part of everybody's lives who want and need it. I want to help you with your musical ne

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Megan
Super kind and patient while I stumbled my way thru the basics
Glory
Brianna was a great teacher for my child.
She was encouraging and positive. She
tailored lessons to fit the range, talent and
interest of the student.
I would recommend her strongly.
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Lucas G.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies - Percussion from Northern Illinois University
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Lucas G.

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I'm Lucas, a professional drummer and educator in Chicago. I'm passionate about playing music and am so grateful that I get to make a living doing what I love. I played drum set with Blue Man Group, I regularly perform at the top jazz clubs in Chicago, and I've toured the country with indie bands. I'm also a high school percussion ensemble director and college drum set teacher, so I have a broad range of experiences to pull from as I craft a customized plan to help you meet your drumming goals.

I started playing the drums in my hometown of Tucson, AZ at 9 years old, following in my mom’s footsteps, who played drums at my church. It wasn’t long before I started playing in punk bands, jazz groups, and youth orchestras. I moved to the Midwest to study music at Northern Illinois University, and eventually went on to earn a master's degree at DePaul University. The Chicago music scene has provided me countless opportunities to play with inspiring musicians over the years, and I'm always

About Lucas

Looking for an experienced teacher to help you stay focused, motivated and improving in your drumming? I hope to be that teacher! I have multiple music degrees, a long performance resume, and 13 years of teaching experience. I’ve taught everyone from 4-year-olds to college music majors and adults,

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Melissa
My 6 year old son loves learning from Lucas! Lessons are fun and personable.
Candice
My high school son has taken lessons from Lucas Gillan for the past three years and has grown musically under his instruction. Lucas brings much expertise and motivation to each lesson, I highly recommend Lucas for percussion lessons!
Megan
Lucas rocks! He was my daughters teacher for an amazing 5 years. She learned so much from him. From rock, jazz, tenor drum in high school marching band, to snare drum in a famous Chicago bagpipe band. He’s very patient and very gifted. We miss having him in our home, felt like a family member.

Trevor M.

1 Review
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Trevor M.

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Perfect for brand new drummers who are just trying to learn the ropes, to intermediate drummers who want to step up their game. With over 15 years drumming professionally I can bring your drumming to the next level by working on things like stick control, speed, dynamics, rudiments and much much more.

Learn music industry secrets and insight from a drummer who has toured the world, played in studios like Abbey Road Studios and Sun Studios as well as shared the stage with artist like Joan Jett, Alanis Morissette, Counting Crows, the Killers and many more!

About Trevor

Perfect for brand new drummers who are just trying to learn the ropes, to intermediate drummers who want to step up their game. With over 15 years drumming professionally I can bring your drumming to the next level by working on things like stick control, speed, dynamics, rudiments and much much mo

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Johnny
Ive learned so much already! Very fun and easy to understand. You can tell Trevor loves playing and teaching drums. I feel like i can play anything now even drum solos

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"These lessons were great. Regarding drums, I was an absolute beginner, and Tommy's lessons turned out to be an excellent jump-start. I used to play keyboards and guitars before, and I enjoy picking up by ear rather than reading notation, so I really liked informal and 'non-notational' way the lessons went. There was no hard notation drill, and yet Tommy had covered most rudiments, basic techniques, and patterns needed to rock in about 10 lessons. I'd recommend this for anyone who doesn't know how to hold sticks but want to get introduced into rock drumming."
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Took Drum lessons from Thomas A.
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"Ray is a wonderful drum teacher to my 13 year old son. He is not only, a passionate and talented musician, but also a great instructor, who is capable of conveying his knowledge into age appropriate lessons that are easy, relateball, fun, and customized to fit the individual skill level, interests and goals of each student."
Cintia A.
Took Drum lessons from Ray R.
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"Joan is GREAT!

Joan has been a fantastic teacher to our 5 year old son. She is very patient and takes the time to ensure that he is following directions and understanding drumming concepts. She also is flexible with scheduling and kept in constant touch with us if any changes were made to the scheduled practice lessons. We highly recommend Joan to anyone who is looking to take drum lessons from TakeLessons. Thanks Joan!!!"
William
Took Drum lessons from Joan Q.
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"My son Brandon was very exited right after the very first lesson with Tom
Tom is a great teacher he is really good at what he does he teaches in a way that clicks very fast and at the same time he makes it real fun
Studio is great nice drums and really nice environment
I would recommend Tom to any parent out there!!!!!!!!!!!"
Thomas
Took Drum lessons from Thomas A.
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"I was a bit nervous about taking lessons as I had not played drums in front of anyone before. My first lesson was surprisingly a very comfortable expereience and something that I would definitely recommend if you are on the fence. I have been playing for about a year and felt like I wasn't progressing with YouTube tutorials anymore. Max has really been helping to take me to a new skill level!"
Benji
Took Drum lessons from Max A.
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"I had a great experience studying with Corey. I had already been playing drums for about 10 years, and I had been stuck at the same level for a long time. But then Corey got me switched on to a couple of method books and practice routines that kicked me up to a whole new level! Everyone in my band could tell the difference, and drumming is fun and exciting for me again. 5/5 would recommend Corey to any level of drummer looking to grow!"
Matt
Took Drum lessons from Corey D.
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"Chuck excellent teacher who motivate his students to strive and perfect their skill"
Joseph Jr
Took Drum lessons from Chuck R.
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"I was a bit nervous for my first lesson and Casey made it so easy!! I’m so excited for my next one!"
Lisa
Took Drum lessons from Casey C.
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"Michael is extremely knowledgable about all things drum, percussion, and music, and has a gift for explaining and conceptualizing music in ways that are easy to understand. He is my go-to for ANY music related question or discussion. Michael is an excellent and experienced teacher and I would highly recommend him to anyone wanting to learn drums or more about music."
Kelsey
Took Drum lessons from Michael E.
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"Christian is a very knowledgeable and patient drum instructor. As a music teacher and producer myself, I like to have a good understanding of instruments I don't play such as drums, and Christian has helped me have a much deeper understanding of drumming techniques, concepts, exercises, and styles. He is quite versatile, has a great understanding of music, and is a very effective communicator. I highly recommend!"
David
Took Drum lessons from Christian J.
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