Get ready to drop the beat on the drum-set with our new Group Drum class with instructor Jesse Maynard
Join us on Fridays from 4:30 to 5:30 where, over this 7-week course, the students will the learn and reinforce the foundational skills and concepts of playing the drum-set. In addition to drum skills, this course also covers the study the drummers who defined and pushed the boundaries of the drum-set as well as learning the beats and patterns that they are known for.
This class is great for the drummer of any skill level, as it draws direct relationships between the simple yet important concepts of Rudiments and Stick Control and how they relate to and inform the performance of the drum set over the development of rock, swing and funk.
This class is open to all ages.
Enrollment is ongoing, so join at any time, and drop-ins are always welcome!
Looking to take your drumming to the next level, or miss a class?
Students enrolled in the Group Drum class receive a 10% discount on Private lessons with instructor Jesse
Jesse is a multi-instrumentalist and recording artist who has been playing and teaching for over ten years. Beginning with guitar and then moving on to drums, music has been central to Jesse’s life since age six.
A native of the New York City area, Jesse began playing drums with professional bands at age 17 and went on to study jazz performance and theory at Berklee College of Music. After leaving Berklee, Jesse returned to New York City and helped to operate a recording studio as both a recording engineer and recording artist.
Along with drums and guitar Jesse also plays piano and bass. Throughout his career he has had the opportunity to share the stage or studio with artists such as Son Little, Mumford and Sons, Eric Krasno, Leon Bridges, X Ambassadors, Shakey Graves and many others. Aside from maintaining an active touring schedule, Jesse remains a student of music and is always looking for new ways to learn.
Winter Session: 01/25/19 – 03/08/19
Spring Session: 04/05/19 – 05/17/19
Summer Session: 09/13/19 – 10/25/19
Fall Session: 11/01/19 – 12/20/19