Drums & Percussion
Greg Hartman is a passionate, professional drummer that is committed to continually deepening his understanding of music and sharing his experience with others who love to learn. From rock and pop to jazz, Greg's students are able to successfully play the drums in a multitude of musical situations. Greg helps his students grasp musical ideas quickly by slowing down and looping songs, providing his students with notated exercises and transcriptions, creating backing tracks for students to practice with, and much more. Greg's students can expect to walk away with a greater understanding and appreciation for music that can resonate with them for their entire lives. Greg Hartman received his Bachelors of Music in Jazz Studies from the University of Southern California and his Masters of Music from DePaul University where he studied under world renown percussionists Peter Erskine, Dana Hall, Aaron Serfaty, Joel Spencer, and Bret Sher over his professional and academic career.
"I have been playing music since I was five years old and have been fortunate enough to study with some of the top performers and teachers in the world. I not only love playing the drums, but I love sharing my knowledge and experience with those who are eager to learn. I enjoy forming a relationship with my students and feel pride as I see them grown musically and as people."