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Evan W.

Evan W.

5(23)
Professional teacher since 2008. Started with a snare drum in fourth grade and never stopped! Alumnus of University of Washington (BM, cum laude, Jazz Studies) + Roosevelt High School. I make sure to teach students what they are most interested in while also providing them with a strong musical foundation they can apply to any path.
$1$40
/30 mins
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David L.

David L.

5(12)
My teaching technique is learner-centered. I work with students to help them build a strong vocabulary of drum rudiments and have them apply their newly acquired drumming knowledge to the songs and genres that interest them most. I have found this to be ideal for those at the beginning and intermediate levels. For the advanced drummers out there, I may be able to assist with some minor application of technique or perhaps deviate from standard drumming practices to acquire a fuller awareness of the body's interaction with not only the drumsticks and drum set, but how to maintain total postural awareness. For those interested in flamenco, I have a lifetime of experience with the rhythms of flamenco, am a professional cajón player, and study/perform flamenco guitar.
$1$65
/30 mins
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Mattia C.

Mattia C.

4.9(35)
Ciao guys, Mattia here. Have you ever wanted to play drums but you don’t know how to start? Or have you played for a while and feel stuck, like you’re losing time or missing a piece? I felt the same when I first started, but private lessons helped me achieve my goals and become the person I am today: A Professional Musician. If I did it, so can you. I’m excited to offer you online lessons where I will help you achieve your goals through a personalized path which includes technique + reading; groove like pop, rock, jazz; fills + solos; and anything else you wanna work on. Are you ready to improve your skills?
$1$27
/30 mins
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Cindle V.

Cindle V.

4.9(23)
A fun way to practice and learn how to play the drums.
$1$25
/30 mins
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Justin L.

Justin L.

5(13)
Want to learn to play drums or get your drum chops even better? I can help! Ever since I started drumming at 10 years old, I fell in love. I've toured the country in multiple pop/ rock acts as the drummer and have tracked on countless albums. Come get better at drums at the beautiful Four Horsemen Studios with Justin.
$1$25
/30 mins
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Douglas O.

Douglas O.

5(12)
Drum Set: Jazz, Blues, Rock, Pop, Country Western and World Music.
$1$30
/30 mins
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Aaron C.

Aaron C.

4.9(43)
We will develop solid time, technique, reading, and rudiments. To foster musicality we will focus on critical listening . We will focus on effective practicing to maximize our efforts. We will learn to apply rudiments and stickings around the drums for interesting and dynamic fills. We will play together to focus on listening and ensemble skills. We also have the ability to record our lessons for later review.
$1$25
/30 mins
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Casey C.

Casey C.

4.9(40)
I have developed a natural teaching method that focuses on learning and understanding the building blocks of drum set playing, familiarizing and connecting these building blocks, and applying them to individual expression. I have the ability to take nearly anyone without prior drum set or rhythmic experience, and, within days, turn them into beat playing drummers! My approach focuses on: -building an understanding and relationship with each drum -the basic rudimentary foundation of drumming -how to approach the drums, hold the sticks, set up the drums, and tune the drums -basic mechanical techniques -development of each limb -learning how to read basic drum charts and play to them -learning and playing the most significant beats and patterns in the history of drum set -gaining the ability to effectively teach oneself how to improve as a drummer -learning your favorite songs on drums -how to play in a band
$1$40
/30 mins
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Evan is one of the most high quality drum instructors in the area. When I take a lesson from Evan, I know I am getting university level instruction. Evan's experience, knowledge and enthusiasm alon

Michelle Hutchinson (Drums lessons with Evan W.)

Very cheerful, helpful and good drum teacher. He taught me everything I know with drumming while making it fun and exiting.

Carter M (Drums lessons with Evan W.)

Friendly and helpful teacher! Lessons suitable for a wide range of skill levels.

Kevin (Drums lessons with Evan W.)

Evan has been an outstanding drum teacher for our son! His skill and enthusiasm for the instrument come through in his instruction. He sets a positive example, has excellent technical knowledge and th

Rachelle McFetridge (Drums lessons with Evan W.)

Evan is one of the most high quality drum instructors in the area. When I take a lesson from Evan, I know I am getting university level instruction. Evan's experience, knowledge and enthusiasm alon

Michelle Hutchinson (Drums lessons with Evan W.)

Very cheerful, helpful and good drum teacher. He taught me everything I know with drumming while making it fun and exiting.

Carter M (Drums lessons with Evan W.)

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