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The Best Drums Tutors in Los Angeles, CA

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Anthony C.
40/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Professional Drummer with 9+ years of playing and performing

I am a completely self taught drummer who has been playing the drums since the age of 10 years old. After a few months of playing, I amassed over 30,000 total views on YouTube at the age of 11. By the time I was 15, I began to teach music lessons at the School of Rock in the Philippines. My greatest professional... read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
22 hours tutoring
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I am a completely self taught drummer who has been playing the drums since the age of 10 years old. After a few months of playing, I amassed over 30,000 total views on YouTube at the age of 11. By the time I was 15, I began to teach music lessons at the School of Rock in the Philippines. My greatest professional... read more

Desiree G.
60/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Professional Degree-Carrying Musician Available To Teach

I have played, performed and taught Full Drum Set for a duration of 37yrs. I have travelled the world, groomed other students & musicians, as well as started beginners on their musical paths. I have more than enough ability and creativity to coach any musician! All I ask is that you are open to receiving... read more

60/hour
5.0 (15)
22 hours tutoring
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I have played, performed and taught Full Drum Set for a duration of 37yrs. I have travelled the world, groomed other students & musicians, as well as started beginners on their musical paths. I have more than enough ability and creativity to coach any musician! All I ask is that you are open to receiving... read more

Dennis N.
50/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Drummer with 25+ Years of Experience

I have an Associate of Arts Degree in Drum Performance from Musicians Institute, Los Angeles. Learned from heavy hitters Mark Guiliana, Ryan Brown and Kevin Stevens for many years. Associate of Arts Degree in Music Production from Vaxjo Universitet, Sweden. I started playing drums when I was 7 years old... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring Drums out of 1 hours
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I have an Associate of Arts Degree in Drum Performance from Musicians Institute, Los Angeles. Learned from heavy hitters Mark Guiliana, Ryan Brown and Kevin Stevens for many years. Associate of Arts Degree in Music Production from Vaxjo Universitet, Sweden. I started playing drums when I was 7 years old... read more

Gianluca P.
70/hour

Los Angeles, CA

International Drum Educator, Musicians Institute Drum Faculty”

Current Drum Instructor at MUSICIANS INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF MUSIC HOLLYWOOD since 2013. I have been teaching drums and percussion since 2005, I have an AA in Performing Arts at Musicians Institute Hollywood, I have travelled internationally as a clinician for Yamaha Drums, Paiste Cymbals and Vic... read more

70/hour
5.0 (2)
2 hours tutoring Drums out of 3 hours
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Current Drum Instructor at MUSICIANS INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF MUSIC HOLLYWOOD since 2013. I have been teaching drums and percussion since 2005, I have an AA in Performing Arts at Musicians Institute Hollywood, I have travelled internationally as a clinician for Yamaha Drums, Paiste Cymbals and Vic... read more

Ryan S.
50/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Trained drummer and percussionist specializing in groove fundamentals.

I started my playing in concert band as a percussionist, and then progressed to marching drums. I took private instruction on and off for 4 years. I then became a traveling musician and have traveled the United States playing both drums and percussion. I specialize in teaching the importance of fundamentals... read more

50/hour
5.0 (6)
7 hours tutoring
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I started my playing in concert band as a percussionist, and then progressed to marching drums. I took private instruction on and off for 4 years. I then became a traveling musician and have traveled the United States playing both drums and percussion. I specialize in teaching the importance of fundamentals... read more

Sean L.
55/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Drum Instructor with 13+ Years of Teaching Experience

I graduated from the prestigious grammy-nominated University of North Texas. I won second place in the TCCBA All-State Jazz drum set competition in 2015. In 2018 while at UNT, I played drum set in the ensemble U-TUBES that won the national 2018 American Trombone Workshop. I have been teaching drum... read more

55/hour
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I graduated from the prestigious grammy-nominated University of North Texas. I won second place in the TCCBA All-State Jazz drum set competition in 2015. In 2018 while at UNT, I played drum set in the ensemble U-TUBES that won the national 2018 American Trombone Workshop. I have been teaching drum... read more

Daniel B.
50/hour

Los Angeles, CA

BA in Music from Columbia University, 10+ years touring and recording

I have toured across the US and Europe for years as a drummer. I studied the drums at Musician's Collective and Columbia University in New York. I have taught drums privately in NY and LA for 10+ years. read more

50/hour
4.8 (5)
18 hours tutoring
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I have toured across the US and Europe for years as a drummer. I studied the drums at Musician's Collective and Columbia University in New York. I have taught drums privately in NY and LA for 10+ years. read more

Cedric B.
39/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Drummer for over 10 years, experienced in all styles

I started drumming when I was 12 years old, took two years of drumset lessons, played in high school drumline for four years, including a role as Drum Captain and Head Snare. Have been in a rock band for eight years and counting, and was in the Punk band Crying 4 Kafka for two years. I excel at... read more

39/hour
5.0 (14)
2 hours tutoring Drums out of 27 hours
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I started drumming when I was 12 years old, took two years of drumset lessons, played in high school drumline for four years, including a role as Drum Captain and Head Snare. Have been in a rock band for eight years and counting, and was in the Punk band Crying 4 Kafka for two years. I excel at... read more

Ben P.
63/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Touring Drummer and Educator

Hi, I'm Ben! I've been teaching drums for 16 years. What I love about teaching is being able to share my knowledge and help students achieve their drumming and music goals! Many of my students have gone on to study music in the University and have gone on to have careers in music, whether... read more

63/hour
2 hours tutoring Drums out of 2 hours
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Hi, I'm Ben! I've been teaching drums for 16 years. What I love about teaching is being able to share my knowledge and help students achieve their drumming and music goals! Many of my students have gone on to study music in the University and have gone on to have careers in music, whether... read more

Anthony G.
60/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Patient and Creative Essay and Presentation Specialist

I have played drums for 5 years professionally. I have worked with younger students in order to develop beginner skills. I have recorded drums in professional studios and have learned from seasoned musicians who have been in the industry over 10 years. read more

60/hour
4.9 (15)
1 hours tutoring Drums out of 50 hours
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I have played drums for 5 years professionally. I have worked with younger students in order to develop beginner skills. I have recorded drums in professional studios and have learned from seasoned musicians who have been in the industry over 10 years. read more

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