Drum/Percussion Faculty

Drum lessons at C4A will help you with the basics and beyond!

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A native of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Jean Rene specializes in hand percussion and mallet instruments from Africa  in addition to guitar and vocals.

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Chris is our drum set, mallet, and western music percussion instructor.  He enjoys teaching students of any age and likes helping aspiring drummers get the rudiments firmly established so they can do an excellent job playing the styles that interest them.