- Drums and Percussion
- Skill Levels
- Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced
- rock, blues, jazz, pop, modern, dance, swing, ragtime, reggae, classical
- Lesson Duration
- 30 minutes
- Age Groups
- All Ages
I want every student to succeed, whether they are absolute beginners or seasoned pros looking for new ideas. I believe in good communication and easily consumed musical ideas, taught in a pleasant and fun way.
BA in Music from UNC Greensboro in North Carolina. Thirty years as a performer and teacher. Private drum studio in Knoxville, TN and performs with Marble City Shooters (swing jazz) and Party Hospital (rock).
Winner of the Louis Armstrong Jazz award in high school, recorded on 3 CD's playing Marimba with the UNCG Percussion ensemble. Seven years with a touring band including three CD's featuring original music. Currently with two actively performing bands based in Knoxville, TN.
Member of PAS (Percussive Arts Society)