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Calabasas Drum Instructors

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Peaceland Music
4.9
from 32 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
Greg L.
Verified review

Guitar and drum lessons. James is amazing. Personable, easy going, and professional. Teaches according to student's abilities and desires. Can learn any song you want to learn and then show you in a manner you can handle.

Damien Smith Productions
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Lezlie K.
Verified review

My son has been taking drum lessons from Damien for the past 8 years now. Damien plays many instruments including drums, guitar, and bass. He is always a professional. He walks the students out after each lesson to say a quick hello to the parent. He is always well dressed and treats each lesson as important. He is an extremely talented musician and I'm so happy we found him. My son still looks forward to seeing him each week after all these years, and really has become a great drummer under Damien's instruction.

DrumLessonsInLA.com
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
TONY K.
Verified review

After all these years not taking drum lessons, after playing with some of the greats around the world. Stefano, comes along, you must read my STORY!!!!

  • 9 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
Karen D.
Verified review

I started taking drum lessons later in life as I've always wanted to learn. After a great birthday present from a friend I started lessons with Mike. He is great at listening to what I wanted to learn and was very, very patient with me. I've always had trouble reading music but he taught me in no time and made the lessons very fun and interesting. He let me pick the songs I wanted to learn and he would even play along to help me get it right! Mike is a very talented drummer, musician and teacher. I would highly recommend him to anyone who is interested in learning the drums, he'll have you playing in no time!!

Alex's Drum Lessons
4.9
from 16 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
John M.
Verified review

I was, no, am so impressed with every aspect of Mr. Snydman's lessons. Need I say more? Yes! In addition to his musical knowledge, he is a genuinely kind caring person.

  • 11 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Elizabeth R.
Verified review

Frank is a great teacher. I have progressed in my drum skills since working with him.

  • 28 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Soinia B.
Verified review

My 5 year old takes drumming lessons. The instructor is patient and encouraging to him. He has a great command of the instrument and his students. My 5 year old can read music after a summer of practice.

Drum Lessons - John James
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Ann W.
Verified review

I had taken about 6 months of drum lessons and sort of hit a wall with my progress. I needed a teacher who would customize for my interests and abilities and help me stay motivated to practice at home. So far I have taken 2 hours of lessons with John J who is a very patient and encouraging teacher. He has already covered so much ground that previous teachers glossed over, and I feel like I have a much more solid foundation because of it. I would recommend his drum lessons for any age because he can definitely meet you at your current skill level, and it seems like he could get along with anybody--kids, teens, and adults.

Hollywood Arts Academy
4.9
from 12 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Annie Z.
Verified review

My daughter is currently taking lessons with HWAA and she loves her instructors. The instructors are patient and are always flexible with our busy schedule. I highly recommend this academy!

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Nolan Wren Music
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
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Cindy M.
Verified review

Nolan has training and experience in several areas of music, but I'm glad that he has a passion for teaching. He understands that people take lessons for different reasons and have individual ambitions. I have found that Nolan’s priority is to identify these goals; to see that his students progress and have fun while they are learning. He gives my daughter constant, constructive feedback during her drum lessons, and works to teach and challenge her. He is always patient and positive, and wants to know that he is helping her achieve her goals. Nolan is professional and reliable, and my daughter is fortunate to be one of his students!

Cliff Targum Music & Lessons
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 27 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Becs H.
Verified review

Cliff makes learning so much fun! He breaks it down so it really seems easy. I love his motto - he doesn't call it practicing he calls it playing. Also he is the only teacher I know of that plays along with you - he plays different riffs while you are learning the chords etc., so it makes it feels like you are having a jam session while you are learning! I highly recommend taking lessons with Cliff.

Drum Lessons with Geo
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Spyros L.
Verified review

I’d been wanting to learn how to play drums since high school but just never got around to it. A friend recommended Geo highly and I finally bit the bullet and started lessons. I am so glad I did!!! Geo is such a great teacher — really patient, and responsive to my needs as a student. I work full time and Geo is always flexible. I am also not as young as I used to be and not a fast learner, but Geo is super patient and is always coming up with exercises and pieces to learn that are more my speed. He’s also so fun and just a cool dude — 10/10 recommend!!!

Eugene's Music Studio
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Ori S.
Verified review

Eugene’s Music Studio is one of the most professional & kind music studios we had the honor to work with. My son is so excited and cannot wait for his piano lessons. The teacher was able to keep him busy and involved throughout the entire session (not an easy task) and she always comes up with new ways for him to stay involved. We are very happy that we found Eugene's Music Studio. Eugene was very attuned and helped us find the best fit for our child and we look forward to seeing the progress he will make with time.

  • 10 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Kelly F.
Verified review

Michael has a very straight forward approach to teaching. Whether it was answering a technique question or developing new ways to manuever around the set, each lesson consisted of my thoroughly learning new information in a practical and very efficient manner. Being a percussionist myself, we naturally have good rapport with the language we communicate with. Michael's way of personal interaction alongside his instrument is certainly one of the best forays into any practice and study of music, for those just starting or already proficient.

Ernesta Music School
4.9
from 7 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Olivia N.
Verified review

Ms. Ernesta is an outstanding piano instructor. Very professional and knowledgeable. Her instruction is very informative and fun at the same time. She is very patient and has great communication skills. My daughter is always looking forward having lessons with Ernesta. She has learned important basics of the music theory and also was able to play short versions of her favorite tunes after only few lessons. Thank you, Ms. Ernesta! Great instructor. Highly recommend to anyone interested learning piano!

Drum Shed
4.4
from 7 reviews
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Martin P.
Verified review

Delightful young man. Accommodating schedule and a thoughtful teacher! Our son is enjoying his lessons and practicing them after. Thank you Efrain!

  • 17 years in business
Mimi K.
Verified review

He focuses on making you a better musician and not just a stick spinning rock star- but he can do that if that's what you are going for. Great lessons to keep your mind and body in rhythm.

Elite Musique, LLC
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Trish S.
Verified review

My son started taking piano lessons from Kelly a year and half ago. Since then, he has blossomed. We'd tried a franchise center before discovering Kelly but quickly discovered that a minimum of piano playing is actually done there. At 7, he needed the basics first and she made it so easy and fun for him. Now 9, he took and passed the ABRSMs at Cal State LA last fall, becoming one of the youngest to do so out of 600 students. Recitals are offered twice a year, allowing kids to present their work to an audience. The kids enjoy playing, thanks to her patience, passion and persistence. We highly recommend Kelly Pedroza and Elite Musique.

SunShine Music Studio
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle H.
Verified review

She is a great teacher. She is passionate in teaching music. And always patient with students. Shine is a respectful and responsible teacher. Her students always love learning piano lesson with her. She always try to giver her students variety of music to play and make sure they will appreciate every music from all over the world. She is also a very fun teacher when she with beginner or preschool children.

  • 7 years in business
Alicia S.
Verified review

Michael is an excellent teacher and knows about many percussion instruments, not just drums. He makes learning fun and engaging. He's also very patient with kids.

Max Reed's Music Lessons

New To Thumbtack

  • 4 years in business
About

If you’re seeking a professional Music Teacher who can give you the personalized attention you deserve, look no further! I currently work at 2 music schools; I’m experienced and knowledgeable, and have been teaching for over 4 years. I can help reach your goals by providing the technical guidance and foundational skills you need in order to get to where you want to be. I set myself apart by being extremely technically proficient, making custom metronome tracks for students, and having an astounding retention rate for students. Feel free to check out my website for example music I've played (testimonials too!), or the music videos down below.

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Need drum lessons

Calabasas, CA

  • Student age
    26-55
  • Drum type
    Traditional drum kit
  • Able to read music?
    Percussion notation: No, Sheet music: Yes, Understands note durations and rests: Yes, Can't read music: No
  • Does student have drums?
    Other (sometimes)
  • Frequency of lessons
    Once or twice a month
  • Lesson length
    60 minutes
  • Day preference
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • Time preference
    Early afternoon (noon-3pm)
  • Details
    currently looking for some one to help me brush up on my technique. i'm a full time touring musician, just looking for a mentor to help keep me on my feet and in shape behind the kit.
  • $35
    Average price

Need a Drum Teacher

Woodland Hills, CA

  • Student age
    10-13
  • Drum type
    Traditional drum kit
  • Interested in the following musical style(s)
    Rock
  • Able to read music?
    Percussion notation: No, Sheet music: No, Understands note durations and rests: Yes, Can't read music: No
  • Does student have drums?
    No, the student will need the instructor to provide drums
  • Frequency of lessons
    Once a week
  • Lesson length
  • Day preference
    Monday
  • Time preference
    Late afternoon (3-6pm)
  • Details
    Needing a fun and kind teacher to teach a visual learner.

Need a Drums Instructor

Simi Valley, CA

  • Drum type
    I'm not sure
  • Experience
    No experience
  • Frequency of lessons
    More than once a week
  • Details
    I don't have a drum set
  • $50
    Average price
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