Offering private drum lessons in the East Valley to all age groups and styles.
Jon has been a drummer for over 30 years with experience with a lot of groups both formally at the college level and with actively gigging rock bands.
He is currently percussion lead with the USCG Auxiliary Arizona Band. He is qualified with USCG Aux as an AUX MU 1, the highest musician qualification. He started FH Drums/Fountain Hills Flute Studio with his wife Jenny in 2008 and has helped people from age 4 to 76 play drums better and meet their performance goals in that time.
In lessons you will be able to play along with Jon as the studio is equipped with 2 drum sets (or snare drums). There is also a wealth of other percussion instruments and materials that are available for the lessons. Lessons have focus on a rudimental foundation, reading music and developing your ear while you develop your chops. Jon is comfortable and skilled at teaching any style of drumming to any age group. He is also a certified teacher in Arizona and hold a Master’s of Education.