Avatar of the tutor
Jeff J.
Mount Prospect, Illinois
Drum like those who inspired you with customized lessons from an accomplished music coach
As a certified music teacher my lessons help students quickly gain confidence in all types of percussion instruments. With my guidance, students become well-rounded musicians able to play their favorite songs, explore new possibilities, make their own music, and take on new challenges!
About Jeff J.

My Lessons are customized in a number of ways to create the ideal experience for each student and family. • Curriculum adheres to student and parent generated long-term goals • Musical arrangements and accompaniments are created to accommodate individual interests • Students can learn a variety of skills such as improvisation, effective practice habits, music composition, and many others • Students have the option to explore multiple instruments. • Instruction accommodates different learning styles and strengths. Much of today’s music is created or altered through digital means. For this reason students of all ages should consider exploring different ways to interact with digital music in their lessons such as: • layering multiple audio tracks, • creating digital accompaniments to play along to • looping, editing, and adding effects to recorded audio These aspects of a lesson not only better prepare students for the likely future of music but it also makes lessons more exciting, creative, and fun!

Levels taught

Teaches Beginner, Intermediate

Teaching since

Teaching since 2010

Education

Bachelor of Music Education (BME)

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 4+

Avatar of the tutor
Jeff J.
Mount Prospect, Illinois
Drum like those who inspired you with customized lessons from an accomplished music coach
As a certified music teacher my lessons help students quickly gain confidence in all types of percussion instruments. With my guidance, students become well-rounded musicians able to play their favorite songs, explore new possibilities, make their own music, and take on new challenges!
About Jeff J.

My Lessons are customized in a number of ways to create the ideal experience for each student and family. • Curriculum adheres to student and parent generated long-term goals • Musical arrangements and accompaniments are created to accommodate individual interests • Students can learn a variety of skills such as improvisation, effective practice habits, music composition, and many others • Students have the option to explore multiple instruments. • Instruction accommodates different learning styles and strengths. Much of today’s music is created or altered through digital means. For this reason students of all ages should consider exploring different ways to interact with digital music in their lessons such as: • layering multiple audio tracks, • creating digital accompaniments to play along to • looping, editing, and adding effects to recorded audio These aspects of a lesson not only better prepare students for the likely future of music but it also makes lessons more exciting, creative, and fun!

Levels taught

Teaches Beginner, Intermediate

Teaching since

Teaching since 2010

Education

Bachelor of Music Education (BME)

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 4+

Instructor details
Drums
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$39
45 minutes
$57
60 minutes
$75
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30
Photos & videos7 photos & videos
Images or videos the tutor uploaded
Images or videos the tutor uploaded
View
Images or videos the tutor uploaded
View
Images or videos the tutor uploaded
View
Images or videos the tutor uploaded
+ 2 more
Group Lessons
ReviewsWrite a review
5.0
21 Reviews
5Review Star
100%
4Review Star
0%
3Review Star
0%
2Review Star
0%
1Review Star
0%
Online

Amazing teacher, always has a positive attitude!

Posted Jan 8, 2022
Online

He is funny and makes songs of your choice.

Posted Jan 21, 2021
Online

Nice and plays video games!

Posted Jul 2, 2020
112233...77Next >Next >
Substitute Teacher
Aug 2017 - Present
D29, D30, D34, D205, D225
Band Director/Choir Director/General Music Teacher
Aug 2012 - Jun 2017
Uplift Community High School
At Uplift I was the sole music teacher for grades nine through twelve. In addition to teaching choir, general music, and band, I also ran a variety of after school music programs like guitar, a cappella, keyboard club, and the school's first digital music studio.
Band Director
Jan 2011 - Jun 2012
St. Joseph Catholic School
At St. Joseph, I served served as the part-time band director for grades four through eight. Here I taught small group lessons to a variety of different instruments.
General Music Teacher
Aug 2010 - Jun 2012
Union School District 81
I taught part-time general music to Kindergarten through eight grade students. Students learned vocal techniques, recorder, Orff instruments, percussion, keyboard, and guitar.
Bachelor of Music Education (BME)
Sep 2005 - Dec 2009
University of Illinios
Illinois Teaching Certificate
Dec 2009
University of Illinois

Let Our Student Counselors Help You

We can match you with the perfect teacher and take care of all your scheduling needs.
CALL US AT 877-310-1872
Instructor details
Drums
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$39
45 minutes
$57
60 minutes
$75
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30