private lessons

 

topics of Study

Lessons may address whatever percussion related topics you desire; rhythm, reading notation, ear training, marching, rudimental, or orchestral snare drum, drumset, timpani, marimba, xylophone, vibraphone, glockenspiel, timpani, multiple percussion, orchestral accessories, Latin Percussion, jazz improvisation on vibraphone.

 

Rate/Payment/cancellation

$50 per lesson (one-hour minimum); payable by cash, check, or PayPal. Lessons may be held regularly or on a one-at-a-time appointment basis. 

Cancellation Policy: to receive a credit, a 24-hour telephone notification is required, except in the event of severe illness or family emergency.

 

Location

Glenn's studio—Youngstown State University, Dana School of Music, Bliss Hall, room 2234, Youngstown, Ohio, 44555. Southwest corner of the intersection of Wick Ave. and University Plaza.

 

Directions and parking:

https://cms.ysu.edu/ysu/ysu-map-directions

 

Instruments

Instruments are provided. Bring music, sticks/mallets, and a notebook. You may record the lesson provided you ask beforehand. 

Malletech 2.6-octave Glockenspiel (top of page) Malletech 5.0-octave marimba (above)

Malletech 2.6-octave Glockenspiel (top of page) Malletech 5.0-octave marimba (above)

Musser-John Piper model 3.0-octave vibraphone

Musser-John Piper model 3.0-octave vibraphone

Malletech 4.0-octave Bob Becker Soloist series xylophone

Malletech 4.0-octave Bob Becker Soloist series xylophone

Snare Drum Alley (L to R): Dixie Steel Snare fitted w. Remo Silent One practice head, Yamaha SfZ 14" Marching Snare, Pearl Philharmonic 14x12" Field Drum, Pearl Philharmonic 14x4" maple Piccolo Snare, Black Swamp Percussion/John Craviatto solid walnut 14x6.5 concert drum, and Pearl Philharmonic 14x6.5" maple shell.

Snare Drum Alley (L to R): Dixie Steel Snare fitted w. Remo Silent One practice head, Yamaha SfZ 14" Marching Snare, Pearl Philharmonic 14x12" Field Drum, Pearl Philharmonic 14x4" maple Piccolo Snare, Black Swamp Percussion/John Craviatto solid walnut 14x6.5 concert drum, and Pearl Philharmonic 14x6.5" maple shell.

Mapex Saturn drumset (left), Yamaha 1982 Tour model drumset (right). All cymbals courtesy of Zildjian.

Mapex Saturn drumset (left), Yamaha 1982 Tour model drumset (right). All cymbals courtesy of Zildjian.

Latin Percussion (L to R): WFL vintage copper timbales, Toca Bongos, LP Giovanni Hidalgo Signature Series Congas, Remo Peruvian Cahon, hand-made shekere, Remo Djembe

Latin Percussion (L to R): WFL vintage copper timbales, Toca Bongos, LP Giovanni Hidalgo Signature Series Congas, Remo Peruvian Cahon, hand-made shekere, Remo Djembe

Pearl Hammered Copper bowl balanced action timpani, 32, 29, 26, 23, and 20"

Pearl Hammered Copper bowl balanced action timpani, 32, 29, 26, 23, and 20"