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Pontiac Drum Instructors

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  • 3 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Christie F.
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We found a great fit for my daughter and her vocal lessons! She walked out of her first session with new enthusiasm! Thank you Brian and Vivianna!

Nicholas Matthews
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Julie W.
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My 7 year old son loves drum lessons with Nick. He is learning a lot and growing as a drummer. He looks forward to his lesson every week!

Grosse Pointe Music Academy
4.5
from 8 reviews
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Lisa B.
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Singing lessons, very pleased

  • 2 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Loren M.
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My 12 year old daughter had her 1st violin lesson with Ms. Stephanie. The instructor was great, very positive, kept it fun, interesting, and a great motivator. I would highly recommend her, and the GP Music Academy of Clinton Township even though based on just one lesson. I'm not a newbie to music/music instruction, so I feel this rating is well deserved.

  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Peter O.
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I've been taking drum lessons with Mike for almost a year now. I can say with confidence that I've been progressing from lesson to lesson under his instruction and guidance. If I were to describe Mike as a teacher so far, he would be the Yoda of drums; he's positive, gentle, and fun. But at the same time, he's firm and pushes you to be the best drummer you can be. Mike also calibrates his lesson based on your current drum level; he never teaches something that is too easy nor does he teach something that is too difficult. Instead, he has guided me through challenging but achievable exercises. Progression has been improving one baby-step at a time. This wouldn't have been possible without Mike's attention to detail, patience, encouragement, and continuous feedback. With that being said, these small baby-steps over the past year have led to tremendous improvement in my skills in 2016. Looking forward to getting even better in 2017. I would highly recommend Mike for private lessons if you wish to be a JEDI DRUM MASTER!

The Rock Stars Academy
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Cascella R.
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Alec does so well with my daughter. She sometimes likes to try and do her own thing and instead of pushing her to always focus, which isn't always an easy task for a child, he'll at times encourage her free play to get it out and then she's back to wanting to learn. She very much enjoys going because he makes it a fun learning experience. She sounds better each time going so the improvement is astounding. I really appreciate how good Alec is with her and I've already recommended this place to friends based simply on how incredible he is.

Alexander Harvey
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Christina H.
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Our daughter loves the guitar again thanks to Alexander! He has a great teaching style. We used to push her to practice before, but now she picks up the guitar on her own and can't wait for her next lesson because of her instructor. Glad we found him!

  • 29 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie F.
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My son had never had drum lessons before so he was pretty bad at first. We can definitely tell the difference over the past 2 months when he is down stairs practicing. Scott is very patient and my son really enjoys his lessons.

Devin Drums
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 21 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Roger T.
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Devin is one of these guys that get it! Ive had a really good experience with him. He's been teaching me privately for about 2 years and has shown me how to connect what was missing in my playing to what I thought I understood! Fast forward.. I've just released a record and finished a 3 week US tour.....I never wouldve had the ability or confidence without him

James A. Anthony Jr.
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Joe B.
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James is without a doubt, the most compatible musical instructor I have ever had. He is both talented and versatile as a musician, which translates to him being a very adaptable teacher. This flexibility was important to me because it meant he had something to teach me every lesson, even when my incredibly vague goal was "to learn to play the banjo". This skill as an instructor is attached to a personable human being who I believe could hold a conversation whether his student was a suburban teenager, like me, or the Dalai Lama. All of this is made possible by the most important quality a mentor can have: patience. James has an abundance of patience which belies his gentle firmness as a teacher. I was incredibly disappointed to hear that he was moving away, but I wish him all the best and hope he builds a new collection of students who are as committed to their craft as he is.

Reverb Lessons - Detroit
5.0
from 1 review
  • 3 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Jessica C.
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Kristina is amazing! I look forward to working with her every week. She's nice and sweet and provides really great insight and suggestions.

Drum Lessons With Brian
5.0
from 1 review
  • New on Thumbtack
Laura K.
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Brian has been very encouraging to my son as a new percussionist. He’s easy to work with and very professional. I highly recommend!

  • 9 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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We provide one-on-one lessons at a great price! We offer many lessons: *Guitar *Bass *Drums *Piano *Vocal *Clarinet *Cello *Violin *Saxophone *Oboe *Flute We also do several types of repairs, ranging from guitar setups to electronics. GarageBand Music also rents out band instruments for use in school or at home.

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Hello, my name is Craig. I have been playing drums for 30 years and will be accepting students for beginner to intermediate drum lessons.

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I teach basics and experienced drumming techniques for all ages. If you ever wanted to play the drums, no more worrying, your solution is here.

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I give lesson to all ages and levels for piano, voice, music theory and wind instruments. I am a licensed teacher for K-12 music with a bachelor's degree.

  • 18 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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Learn drums, rudiments and theory to apply into today's music. I do all forms and styles. Set up reading, drums, notation dynamics and tone for a drummer.

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Get your hands to work! We offer drum classes for all ages and genders. We are also offering percussion accompaniment for all forms of artistic expression. You name it, we've done it.

  • 4 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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Lessons are available for students of all ages and ability levels. I can travel to your home or you can come to my home (drum set and marimba are available at mine). Lessons are for all different kinds of techniques: rock and jazz drum set, rudimental/marching band drumline techniques, concert and orchestral, etc. Lessons cost $20 for a half hour and $40 for an hour. You can do an hour lesson every other week or a half-hour lesson every week. We will work out a schedule with whatever will work for both of us.

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My name is Devin Hammond, and I play drums. I have been playing for over 5 years now in genres ranging from funk, Latin, jazz, gospel, and contemporary music. As an instructor, my main focus is to give students the fundamentals of being a musician and learning how to not just play music but feel it as well. I am very flexible and open to my students and will give them everything I can offer as an instructor.

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I am an award-winning composer, published music theorist, and doctoral candidate at the University of Michigan. I have over three years of experience teaching composition and theory, both privately and in the classroom.

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