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The Best Drums Tutors in Virginia

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Kent S.
45/hour

Yanceyville, NC

Passionate and Experienced Drum/Percussion Instructor

No matter what genre of music you want to pursue, whether its concert/school band, or progressive electronic stuff on the kit, or anything that interests you, I will help get you there. I do also teach hand drums: conga, bongo, djembe,... read more

45/hour
5.0 (5)
6 hours tutoring Drums out of 7 hours
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No matter what genre of music you want to pursue, whether its concert/school band, or progressive electronic stuff on the kit, or anything that interests you, I will help get you there. I do also teach hand drums: conga, bongo, djembe,... read more

David C.
35/hour

Milford, DE

Successful Teacher Of Many Subjects For All Ages

I have been playing drums for over 50 years in various formats. These include marching bands, drum and bugle corps, orchestras, rock and roll bands and blues bands. I was taught in my early years and have moderate reading skills. I... read more

35/hour
4.9 (9)
29 hours tutoring
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I have been playing drums for over 50 years in various formats. These include marching bands, drum and bugle corps, orchestras, rock and roll bands and blues bands. I was taught in my early years and have moderate reading skills. I... read more

James W.
50/hour

Manassas, VA

Pianist, teacher, composer helping students to achive their goals.

...students achieve the goals that they want in music I began the study of the piano when I was five years old and later the snare drum. While in high school my primary piano teacher was Ms. Gladys Ives Brainard, Professor Emeritus at Lawerence Unversity, ... read more

50/hour
5.0 (8)
7 hours tutoring
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...students achieve the goals that they want in music I began the study of the piano when I was five years old and later the snare drum. While in high school my primary piano teacher was Ms. Gladys Ives Brainard, Professor Emeritus at Lawerence Unversity, ... read more

Steve M.
70/hour

South Webster, OH

Drummer and Vocalist

My background includes teaching in a wide range of pedagogical environments, including - private lessons, ensembles, and classroom settings. I have also worked as a performing and recording artist (Jazz drum set, and world percussion) in... read more

70/hour
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My background includes teaching in a wide range of pedagogical environments, including - private lessons, ensembles, and classroom settings. I have also worked as a performing and recording artist (Jazz drum set, and world percussion) in... read more

Eric Z.
40/hour

Springfield, VA

B.M Percussion Performance with 4+ Years Drum Set/Percussion Teaching

I have experience teaching both private and group lessons on drum set and general percussion at various local music studios. I was also a substitute teacher for a college Percussion Lab course and beginning band teacher for a local... read more

40/hour
5.0 (4)
5 hours tutoring Drums out of 9 hours
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I have experience teaching both private and group lessons on drum set and general percussion at various local music studios. I was also a substitute teacher for a college Percussion Lab course and beginning band teacher for a local... read more

Russ A.
40/hour

Oxford, NC

Tutor who specializes in band teaching, music theory and music history

I've been playing drums for 45 years. I was a member of public school band for 8 years. A percussion major at East Carolina University from 1979-1984. In 1984, I began teaching band in Granville County Schools until 2000 when I stepped... read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
3 hours tutoring
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I've been playing drums for 45 years. I was a member of public school band for 8 years. A percussion major at East Carolina University from 1979-1984. In 1984, I began teaching band in Granville County Schools until 2000 when I stepped... read more

Christian A.
50/hour

Williamsburg, VA

Versatile percussionist with a wide range of teaching experience

Christian is a percussionist working throughout Virginia, the eastern United States, and abroad for the past fourteen years. His wide experience with classical percussion, marching percussion, drumset, church celebration music, and 18th century... read more

50/hour
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Christian is a percussionist working throughout Virginia, the eastern United States, and abroad for the past fourteen years. His wide experience with classical percussion, marching percussion, drumset, church celebration music, and 18th century... read more

Roosevelt C.
55/hour

Washington, DC

"With Only Two Notes We Can Build a Song"

I have completed the Hal Leonard All About Drums Book/CD Series. I have been studying Drums for more than 20 years. I have Taught/Instructed the drum section for a Jazz Youth Ensemble. I have... read more

55/hour
5.0 (5)
5 hours tutoring
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I have completed the Hal Leonard All About Drums Book/CD Series. I have been studying Drums for more than 20 years. I have Taught/Instructed the drum section for a Jazz Youth Ensemble. I have... read more

Vincent S.
52/hour

Richmond, VA

Passion for History

In terms of music, the drums is one of my favorite instruments. Since 7 years of age, I have been playing the drums and self taught myself. Now, through the years I have been playing for various churches and groups in Richmond,... read more

52/hour
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In terms of music, the drums is one of my favorite instruments. Since 7 years of age, I have been playing the drums and self taught myself. Now, through the years I have been playing for various churches and groups in Richmond,... read more

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