Drumming Dojo

"In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's there are few".  - Shunryu Suzuki

Mark Merella is available for private lessons, master classes, clinics and residencies. Mark has taught privately for over 20 years and has done clinics and workshops worldwide. From the beginner to the professional Mark can provide a setting to best suit your needs. Learn rudiments and reading for drum set and how to build a vocabulary for jazz, Latin, R&B, funk and other playing styles. Mark is also very knowledgeable about Afro-Cuban music and provides lessons for hand drums and other percussion. Currently Mark teaches out of his home studio in Takoma Park, Md. and will soon be available soon to provide lesson via Skype. Private lessons and group classes available. All ages and levels are welcome. Please send an email through the contact page to request more information. Happy drumming!!