What to Expect
Our percussion instructors will provide you with the fundamental techniques for the most common percussion instruments: Drum kit, Snare, Bass, Crash Cymbals, Keyboard Percussion, Tambourine, Triangle, Suspended Cymbal, Marimba, Etc. From instrument setup to maintenance to performance techniques, they will cover the essential skills necessary for today's all-around percussionist. Become familiar with instrument characteristics, maintenance routines, tuning, mallet selection and general playing techniques on the most common instruments as well as marching percussion.
About Private Lessons
Practice is mandatory for private lessons. Parents of younger students must commit to assisting their child with daily practice.
Instrument: Student must have a good quality instrument for lessons. No "toy" stringed instruments, please. We would be happy to help you find an instrument to rent or purchase!
Suggested Daily Practice:
Ages 6-8: 15-20 min
Ages 9-13: 30 - 40 min
Ages 14 and above: 45 - 60 min
The students are invited to participate in two recitals each year: winter (late November or early December)
and spring, (late April or early May).
There is a recital fee of $25 due in November and April.
Meet Our Teacher
$50.00 Registration Fee
30 minutes: $36 per lesson/$144.00 monthly
45 minutes: $54 per lesson/$216.00 monthly
60 minutes: $72 per lesson/$288.00 monthly