Denis Richard Jr
Professionnel Drummer and Percussionist
TIRED OF PLAYING SAME OLD BEATS? DRUM LESSONS / CLASSES AVAILABLE.
"Great feel Denis, keep on drumming" Liberty Devitto (Billy Joel)
WHY STUDY WITH ME ? :
I have been Drumming for 20 years including studies at McGill and Carleton Universities in the jazz programs. I also studied under the great Chuck Burrows, Chris McCann, Magella Cormier as well as Paul Brochu. In other words, I am a seasoned student who loves to teach.
FOR WHO ARE THE CLASSES?: Everyone! From 10 to 90 years old and from the beginner to advanced.
WHAT ARE THE CLASSES? They are made to satisfy your needs.
• to begin on the drums,
• to learn a musical style,
• to understanding theory & charts,
• to perfect your technique and speed,
• to learn a favourite song/band drumming,
• to take the full program,
• or simply to blow some steam and have some fun.
THE CHOICE IS YOURS!
WHAT DO I TEACH ?
- Theory and Reading
- Rudiments and Drum Corps
- Correct Technique for more speed, control and fluidity
- Independence exercises
- Writing out your favorite tune in order to learn it or just have fun.
TWO LOCATIONS TO SERVE YOU: Montreal or Gatineau area.
• If a drumset is not available to you, I have one in each of my studios in Montreal and Gatineau.
LANGUAGE / LANGUE : Bilingual.