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Encinitas Music Workshop
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Inna K.
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My children had music lessons with "Miss Lisa" for over ten years now, in both piano and voice. Now, she is even helping my young actress daughter with her audition monologues. She is a very gifted instructor, and is willing to step out of the box to encourage students and to develop their skills. Patient, kind, and thoughtful, she is nowhere near the "scary piano teacher" stereotype. We have followed her through several locations, and are excited for the new Encinitas Music Workshop. My daughter now has hour-long private voice lessons weekly, and still learns new things on a regular basic. At the new workshop space, there is also an opportunity for a break of pace with Guitar Hero, percussion learning, piano, and other musical pursuits.

US Music Lessons
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Thuan T.
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US Music Lessons is great. My daughter's been receiving piano lessons for a little over a year now and it's been a positive experience. The teachers are nice and their rates are reasonable, better than similar services out there.

Bernie Kremer-Spanjian
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Mercedes O.
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Bernie has been a great drum teacher for my two daughters. He is dedicated, committed, fun and with a great teaching attitude. Always arrives on time and ready to start. A big plus for Bernie, is that my 2 daughters have autism, and he is able to engage with them pretty effectively, and redirect them when needed, as their attention and focus shifts. I fully recommend him for Drum lessons and for kids in the Autism spectrum!

Victor The Drummer Guy
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Nash S.
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Nothing but positive things to say. All of the concepts are taught very in-depth and organized in a fashion that is very easy to follow. Quite literally any beat that I requested help with was played and taught flawlessly, even with only a day's notice. If you have a fair amount of experience with drumming and need some help taking your skills to the next level or even if you are a total beginner, Victor does a fantastic job of tailoring each session to suit your level and interests.

Tim McMahon music
4.9
from 10 reviews
  • 34 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Jill F.
Verified review

Tim has been teaching our son drums for three years now. He's amazing!! Customized lessons, really engages our son and has made it so that he truly loves and looks forward to each lesson.

  • 1 year in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Carissa D.
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Mr. Dave is so great with our boys! My sons have learned so much in such a short amount of time. My kids look forward to their lesson with Mr. Dave every week. He makes learning the drums fun! He is very patient and you can really feel that he loves what he does. We're so glad we found him!

Drum Lesson San Diego
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Peg H.
Verified review

I contacted Ron with an unusual request for drum lessons, but not those normal, conventional music/drum theories taught in typical drum set lessons. I wanted someone who can think "outside of the box" and explore an idea or two. To my great appreciation, Ron rose to the challenge in true form and is vastly improving my understanding of drumming theory, those very reasons behind why we play the rhythms the way we do. He is also vastly improving my skill level with exercises he specifically gears toward my personal abilities & skill level. If you are looking for an experience that can also be flexible in taking you to new, surprising fun drumming, this is a phone call you will definitely want to make!

  • 19 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Peg H.
Verified review

I contacted Ron with an unusual request for drum lessons, but not those normal, conventional music/drum theories taught in typical drum set lessons. I wanted someone who can think "outside of the box" and explore an idea or two. To my great appreciation, Ron rose to the challenge in true form and is not only vastly improving my understanding of drumming theory, those very reasons behind why we play the rhythms the way we do. He is also vastly improving my skill level with exercises he specifically gears toward my personal abilities & skill level. If you are looking for an experience that can also be flexible in taking you to new, surprising fun drumming, this is a phone call you will definitely want to make!

Drew Koltun- Drum Lessons,
5.0
from 3 reviews
    Janel B.
    Verified review

    Working with Drew was an overall great experience. Drew is very attentive, patient and thorough. He was very encouraging and gave gentle reminders to stay relaxed, take deep breaths, not beat myself up when I made small mistakes, and to just groove and feel the music rather than overthink it. His lesson flowed perfectly and I must say that my over all favorite part of the lesson was drumming along side Drew and watching his expertise and light shine! I would happily recommend Drew to anyone serious about learning to play and love the drums!

    K1 Drum Lessons
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
    • 11 years in business
    Cliff H.
    Verified review

    For me, it was the simple things that Kyle taught me during my lessons with him that enhanced my playing. The importance of timing and playing with the track and not against the track. Tools and knowledge for life!

    Lucas River Drum Lessons
    4.7
    from 3 reviews
    • 13 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Claire J.
    Verified review

    Lucas made learning the drums fun and easy! My child got to learn technique and his favorites songs. He helped my daughter figure out goals for her drumming, and how to work towards acheiving them. I highly recommend him.

    Drum Lessons by Danny
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 9 years in business
    Joey L.
    Verified review

    My son has taken several lessons from Danny and we have had nothing but excellent results. Danny is very patient, courteous and knowledgeable. The way he teaches is very fun. He typically has two drum sets set up facing each other which gives the student a visual image of what the lesson, beat, fill or hit should look like. Danny teaches from the ground up. not only does he teach regular beats, he teaches different timing, hits, theory and everything else there is to know about being a well versed drummer. After only a few lessons, Danny had my son playing beats while simultaneously using all 4 limbs. You can tell when he teaches that Danny is very passionate about the art of drumming. His love for the art is why we went with such a great teacher. Thank you Danny

    About

    Professional drum and percussion lessons, taught by Don Wiseman, are offered at Alan's Music Center. Don has been teaching for over 15 years in the San Diego and La Mesa area. In his years as a percussion class instructor at Grossmont High School and Hillsdale Middle School, Don has taught hundreds of students; many have gone on to be professional performers and instructors in the San Diego area. Don has teamed up with Alan's Music Center! Alan's Music Center is the finest music store in the San Diego area that offers everything, from sheet music to high-quality musical instruments. If you are looking to take high-quality drum lessons in a comfortable environment, please call Don Wiseman or Alan's Music Center for available times. Our rate is $70.00/month and pays for 4 half-hour private lessons.

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    Have over 25yrs. teaching experience with children and adults of all ages. Listed in the "Rock & Roll Hall of Fame" as a drummer with the "Outsiders" band, and currently the founder and drummer of "The Legends", voted one of San Diego's top 5 bands.

    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    About

    We provide lessons on drums, percussion, vibes, marimba, and steel drums. We offer reading, theory, hand technique, and all styles. We cover the following: 1. Drums - Jazz, Latin, rock 2. Mallets - 2 & 4 mallet techniques, scales, chords 3. Steel Drums - Basic Theory, Playing techniques I am a professional player and an alumni of the Berklee College of Music. I have also been teaching for 30 years. Weekly or single lessons available! Please visit my website to see info on my bio, music clips, and calendar!

    • 28 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    About

    I'm a private drum teacher specializing in children ages 7 and up. My program is a fool proof method of what I call "break down to build up" meaning that we strip the drum set down to just the snare drum and we learn each drum one at a time. So that we are not overwhelmed with the whole drum set all at once. I'm in the business of building strong self esteem, so let's get to drumming. If you cant come to my studio in vista then I will come to you especially if you have other children. If you don't have drums I will provide my own until you can afford your own.

    About

    You can take drum lessons from the original Slightly Stoopid drummer. If you've ever had an itch to learn how to play drums and want to give it a try, send me a message and we'll set something up! Adam Bausch

    • 4 years in business
    About

    I provide guitar and drum lessons for beginners. I am a patient teacher who works well with all ages. I have been playing music sense the 4th grade.

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    • We provide private music instruction for any instrument, any style, any level, any age, any time! • Lessons at the comfort of your home or one of our many studios throughout the region. • Performance opportunities every 4 months. • Our caring and quality instructors go through a certification process. • If you don’t like your instructor? Try a different one! • Other services as well.

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    I have been teaching drum and guitar lessons for the last five years. I studied music and voice at Cal State Fullerton. I get my students ready to play at gigs quickly, because I sing and play guitar at lessons so that we can cover songs during the sessions.

    About

    JZ Drumming offers professional drum/percussion lessons as well as studio and live session work in San Diego, CA. I offer private (one-on-one) music lessons as well as group lessons. I am available for session work anywhere in the United States. I have been drumming for over 20 years, been recording and playing live for 15 years, and been teaching for 7 years with over 5,000 music lessons taught. I also teach music theory/education and offer band coaching, teacher training and private consulting. I am dedicated to my customers getting a quality product, and satisfaction is guaranteed. Feel free to contact me for referrals, as I have multitudes of extremely happy customers.

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