Drum Education

I’ve been teaching drum lessons in the Santa Cruz area since 1996 and am an instructor at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center’s summer jazz camp.

Teaching Mission Statement

  • To inspire and help each student reach their goal
  • To create an environment that is comfortable and open
  • To find fun and creative ways to impart good technique, reading, and knowledge of the many styles and feels
  • To take each student as an individual
  • To teach students based on how they learn
  • To help students build confidence behind the kit and in life

Private Lessons

Weekly and Bi-weekly slots available. Please contact me for lesson rates. Studio located in downtown Soquel, CA.


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Guest Teachers

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For more information, please contact me at or (831) 476-4249.

Lessons • Live Performance • Studio Work