Drum and Percussion Lessons in Montrose NY area In Home
Melody Music Studios offer music and voice lessons in home or the instructor's personal studio. MMS was founded in 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. We tailor the lessons to the student's interests and goals with a positive, yet challenging envioronment.
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
Erik holds a Bachelor in Percussion Performance and Professional Music from Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA, graduating in 2005. Starting in elementary school through high school, Erik participated in all music programs, from band, orchestra, jazz band, musicals, talent shows, to any extra curricular music classes offered. After college, Erik toured nationally, performing over 250 shows per year. Along with his performance career, he is a recording artist, and has released 5 albums. Erik began teaching in 2001 in schools and privately, including band classes (sectionals) and managed a teaching program for a school of over 250 students. From 2013 until 2018, Erik taught in the San Francisco Bay area, both general music at schools and privately, including teaching for Google for 40 students weekly. He offers classical, rock/pop/funk, jazz, Latin-American, African, European and balkan, heavy metal, odd-meter fusion, improvisation, marching band, and musical pit styles
Personality rating: outgoing
Monthly Rates Below for Weekly Lessons, Regardless of 4 or 5 Weeks in a Month
Erik has been teaching with Melody Music Studios since:
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*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.
Our staff of music instructors believe music lessons should be fun, yet challenging. We offer styles and songs the student is interested in, while building a strong foundation of important fundamentals necessary for the musical education of each student. We believe the pace should be determined by the student and tailor lessons, whether learning for enjoyment or a career. Our hope is each student will learn for a lifetime of enjoyment!