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About Music Lessons with Bryan

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For more information about lessons, the BEST way to reach me is via phone, text. I'm more than happy to discuss with you there and at your FREE consultation.

Please call or text today to set it up!


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Experience:

- 24+ years of singing experience
-- Northwest Boys' Choir (from age 8)
-- Session Vocals (from age 12)
-- Live vocals (from age 8)
- 22+ years of drumming experience
-- Studio session
-- Live
-- Churches
- 15 years of teaching experience
- 20+ years of producing and engineering music experience
- Started piano at the age of 2
- A total of 30+ years of combined music experience:

Lessons (Voice/Drums):

Bryan Lash is offering drum lessons and voice lessons, located in Bellevue, WA, at a professional recording studio near the intersection of 132nd Ave. NE and NE Northup Way (Call for address).

Check us out online, or find us/like us on Facebook at factoryrecording.

We offer tuition-based lessons and single, no-commitment, lessons.

- Single lessons
- Monthly
- Tuition
- Group lessons

Weekly video posts:

Check out weekly tips on techniques via YouTube/Email from Bryan!

We accept debit/credit cards.

Bryan's approach to both drumming and singing is unique and 100% proven to work fast!

Drums:
- We don't just teach how to play drum beats and rudiments, etc. We start at the most basic fundamental level to ensure that, down to the finest details, you understand how to hold the stick, hit the drums, and work your way around the kit at blazing speeds, all by utilizing the most effective technique. You'll be able to play with unlimited dynamic control and speed and always in the pocket.
- In as little as a 4-week time, you will not only be playing beats and fills you didn't think possible, but you will be sounding great doing them as well.
- That is key to becoming a successful drummer and musician who can get hired and get a great return on your investment. It's not enough to be able to play drumbeats alone, but to sound good when you play.
- In addition to being a solid drummer and sounding good no matter what you play, we also teach how to play musically, so you can play the right drum part all the time!
- Drum tech'ing (proper set up, how to tune your drum, and to achieve a comfortable drum setup every time no matter what kit you're using, etc.)
- And more

Whether you are aiming to be a studio session drummer, live drummer, church drummer, or just someone who would like to add a new skill, you will learn how to fit the bill.

Small children are welcome.

We also offer 15- to 30-minute lessons for smaller children. We can arrange an assessment to determine if your young child is ready for drum lessons and for how long of sessions. Typically, for children under 4, we recommend 2 30-minute lessons per week at first, then can change as they progress and mature and are able to handle more, etc.

For children under 2, we recommend 2 15-minute lessons per week until we feel they are ready to move up to 30-minute time slots. Every child has different needs, and we try to cater to them on a case-by-case basis.

Singers:
We start with an introduction to the anatomy and how the voice works physically. Then, exercises to optimize it and make your body work for you instead of straining your throat and vocal chord.

You'll learn how to unlock your vocal potential in a very big way like you never thought possible.
- Increase range
- Improve tone
- Longevity/Consistency (night after night singing)
- Record your vocals and learn how to work in a professional studio environment
- and much more!

At your FREE consultation, we will start off with what I refer to as your "Before Photo." This is simply a one-take recording of your FAVORITE SONG (you choose) to a karaoke version. This will establish our starting point of where you are before our lessons together and give me a very clear idea of where your trouble areas and strengths lie. I will send you the "Before Photo" via email. We will discover how to breath properly and learn a very effective exercise you can practice from day 1!

At your first official lesson, we will dive further into breathing, support, tone and apply these techniques to start making some music.

In addition to exercises, music reading skills and all around ear training, we will regularly utilize our professional recording studio to record vocals to many of your favorite songs. As I coach you through this process, we will be able to see exactly where your trouble areas lie and what you need to focus on to break through and get to a whole new level each week. Recording, in this way, is THE MOST EFFECTIVE METHOD to improve, period.

There is much more to the process that I'm glad to share with you via phone, text and at your FREE consultation. Please call today!

Producing:

Bryan presently works as the head engineer and producer at The Factory Recording Studios in Bellevue, WA. With more than 21 years of experience as a drummer, vocalist, producer/engineer and his love for teaching and communicating music, giving lessons is an obvious passion. Currently, he works with students from ages 2 years old and up.

Credits:

Bryan has worked (Drums/Vocals/Engineering/Producing) for artists, such as:

- Roger Fisher from the band Heart
- Yakup, a Turkish rock band in Turkey (on major label EMI Turkey)
- Mycle Wastman: currently a contestant on The Voice (engineer and drum tech)
- Worked with former American Idol contestants Stefano Langone, Blake Lewis, and Tony Bridges
- Plays in several bands around the Seattle area and tours in many countries with one of the bands
- Also drums for Dustin Kensrue of Thrice at Mars Hill Bellevue and has played in churches for over 15 years
- Has produced and drummed on hundreds of album credits, such as Eclectic Approach, Yakup (won MTV EMA Awards "Best New Act of the Year 2007), Phil Taylor, Solid State Logic, Tony Bridges, Temperedcast, Kiss the Gunner's Daughter, SXSW artists, A Chance Without, Orison, Gary Lee Cox Band, JC FLOW, and many more

Get in touch with us. We look forward to working with you to reach your goals!

Bryan Lash

Check out our current space and come meet me at
The Factory Recording Studios in Bellevue, WA.

Location

1910 132nd Ave Ne
Bellevue, WA 98005

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  • 5/5 stars Audio Recording Verified Review

    Great to work with - went beyond in my situation for re-working a song for my daughter!

  • 5/5 stars Audio Recording Verified Review

    Bryan Lash is a complete professional with a fantastic grasp on live recording and a great facility to record in. He was quick to reach out when I first requested a quote and has maintained good communication throughout the recording experience, which I am extending and plan on doing some portion of the work with them.

  • 5/5 stars

    My daughter had an amazing experience working with Bryan! It was her first recording session. Bryan made her feel comfortable right away. It was evident he excels in his field and truly wants to help bring out the very best in his clients. He was very personable. Lots of laughs and very professional. Looking forward to working with him in the future!

  • 5/5 stars

    Brian Lash is awsome, and I will use him again,his studio is without a doubt, high quality. I have had multiple offers to sing, publicly, because people heard and loved the sound, Brian Lash,Kim and I where able to create in his studio, thanks to Brian Lash, I've been considered for promising work in entertainment, He will make you sound amazing.
    Heidi A.B.

  • 5/5 stars

    Bryan has been nothing short of amazing, ever since we first contacted him on thumbtack. He takes personal notice of my son's progress, and makes sure he understands his homework before he leaves. He's got a great vibe, and obviously loves to work with kids, which is hard to find! We feel so lucky to have found Bryan Lash!

  • 5/5 stars Audio Recording Verified Review

    Bryan's very personable, very professional and patient. I came for a short, one time recording session, and he dedicated attention to all the details and cared about the quality of the results. I recommend recording with him, and wish I could hear him play to give a review on him as a drummer too :)

  • 5/5 stars Audio Recording Verified Review

    He was very accommodating and stayed longer than the original booking! I will definitely be going back! I highly recommend going to him for your recording needs.

  • 5/5 stars Audio Recording Verified Review

    Haven't worked with Bryan yet, but from the time ive experienved talking to he seems like he is a great teacher and going to be a valuable partner in my groups dreams and goals. He is easy to talk to, easy to get along with and seems like he will help you with whatever you need to better yourself and your music.

  • 5/5 stars

    Bryan was very impressive and was able to teach at a very detailed level that allowed me to learn A LOT even in an hour.... no question that he definitely knows what he is doing! Highly Recommended!!

  • 5/5 stars

    Have worked with Bryan since 1995 musically, collaborating in bands and in the studio full time. He is not only an amazing musician, teacher, studio producer/engineer, but and amazing guy. Easy to work with, always knows how to get you the results. Even so, finding the results you thought never existed and improving the outcome tremendously. I would definately recommend Bryan if your looking to better your musicianship and learn something new everytime you meet. I always do! Rock on B!

  • 4/5 stars

    Bryan was a great fit as a drum teacher with our son. He is talented, friendly, and trustworthy/ reliable. We appreciated that Bryan drove to our house weekly. We would of kept it going longer but after a long while our son became lazy about practicing and lost interest in drumming (of no reflection on his teacher!) But our son did really like Bryan and did make good progress/ picked up the talent of drumming really quickly.

  • 5/5 stars

    I first met Bryan as a musician, he recorded our EP. I learned a lot and became a better drummer because of Bryan's input and techniques. Later, I interned with Bryan while I was in school getting a degree in Digital Audio Production. I learned even more about audio engineering musicianship. I guarantee Bryan Lash is the best Audio Engineer and Drummer you will ever work with.

  • 5/5 stars

    I have work with Bryan before he gave me drum lessons very skilled and detailed , easy to understand I would definitely recommend any student that would like to better their skills to Bryan lash

Question and answer

Q. What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

A. Call whomever you're thinking about working with before deciding who's right for you. Emails and texts don't give you any insight to whom the professional is at all.

Q. Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?

A. Results!

Q. What do you like most about your job?

A. Music and sharing my passion with you. My goal is to spark a similar passion in you and give you the technical skills to be able to combine with your passion to make magic.

Q. How did you decide to get in your line of work?

A. I didn't choose music. It chose me... ;)

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