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Drum Percussion Piano and Guitar Lessons in Los Angeles CA from Doug
Melody Music Studios was founded in 1989 (that's right...1989!), and hire professional music instructors that are trained, versatile in what they offer, and love to teach! References and full background checks are conducted.
We offer all instruments, levels, and styles, and traditional or by ear lessons, tailoring the lessons to the student's interests and goals, taught in a positive and fun way.
We offer a one business day grace period to cancel after the trial lesson. If you're not happy with the lesson, it's FREE!
*After the trial lesson, future lessons can be cancelled anytime with a 30 day notice

Doug studied at the Howie Mann studio from 1972-1977, as well as Berklee School of Music in Boston, MA for Percussion and Music Theory in 1974. He also attended the Naval School of Music in Norfolk, VA for Percussion and Theory from 1974 to 1975, the Mannes School of Music in Manhattan, NY for Music Theory in 1975, and the Southwestern Louisiana School of Music in Lafayette, La in 1985 for Advanced Percussion. Doug has been performing, touring nationally and internationally, and recording since the late 1970's with well-known musicians for jazz, rock, big band, and country venues. He's been teaching since 1998 for universities, colleges, music conservatories, and an academy of music school.

Personality rating: outgoing and energetic

Monthly Rates Below for Weekly Lessons, Regardless of 4 or 5 Weeks in a Month

Instructor's Studio
30 min/week $125/month
45 min/week $180/month
60 min/week $235/month
Student's home
30 min/week $155/month
45 min/week $210/month
60 min/week $265/month
Doug has been teaching with Melody Music Studios since: 10/25/2013
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Age: not available.    Lessons offered in either student's home or instructor's studio.     Central Los Angeles near the intersection of I-110 and the 101 freeway
Studio description: Professional studio
Waiting area provided
Equipment: drums, piano, and amps
This instructor teaches the following instrument(s) and categories:
Theory & improv
Drum set
Bass (electric)

Schedule below

*Other times may be available. Please let us know if you need a time that is not listed, and we'll be happy to check with the instructor.

Mon 10AM-9PM
Tue 10AM-9PM
Wed 10AM-9PM
Thur 10AM-9PM
Fri 10AM-9PM