I teach all levels of percussion, from beginners to professionals; snare drum, keyboard mallet instruments, timpani, drum set, world music and much more. From Abel triangles to Zappa transcriptions, crash cymbals to congas, auditions, recitals, the 3 "B's": whether it's Bach, Beethoven, Brahms or Blakey, Bonham, Beauford . . . all these topics and more are available to you.
NEWS AND EVENTS
Upcoming Performances and Clinics
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all teaching is currently being done on-line. This includes the Colburn Community School of Performing Arts,
Cal State Fullerton School of Music, Pasadena City College and my at-home private instruction.
Colburn Community School of Performing Arts--2020 Summer Percussion Workshop, June 22-26
Student Achievements. Congratulations!
Brian Cannady (CSUF Alum)--Winner, Section Percussion Audition, Long Beach Symphony
Victoria Canonizado (Colburn)--SCSBOA 2020 All-Southern High School Honor Symphonic Band
Kristian de Leon (CSUF Alum)--will be attending NYU Steinhardt School Fall 2020
Andy Greenberg (PCC)--The Academy Drum and Bugle Corps
Chris Gaw Gonzalo (Colburn)--SCSBOA 2020 All-Southern High School Wind Ensemble
Dante Hernandez (CSUF)--Pacific Crest Drum and Bugle Corps
Arthur Lin (CSUF Alum)--Finalist, Percussion Auditions, Long Beach Symphony
Viraj Sonawala (Colburn)--SCSBOA 2020 All-Southern High School Wind Ensemble, CASMEC 2020 All-State Concert Band,
Jacob Wetzel (CSUF)--Santa Clara Vanguard Drum and Bugle Corps
Joshua Zepeda (Colburn)--SCSBOA 2020 All-Southern High School Honor Wind Ensemble, CASMEC 2020 All-State Symphonic Band