Drums & Percussion Instructor: Kelly Smith
Rock, Funk, Jazz, Electronica, Hip hop
Kelly has played and studied drums for the last twenty years focusing on different methods and styles of drumming. Throughout the years Kelly has established himself as a reputable drummer in the music community being positive, professional, and versatile.
Kelly has extensive experience performing live as well as being hired as a session drummer. For the last ten years Kelly has worked in studios utilizing electronic drums, sequenced loops, and midi technology. In addition, Kelly has taught several students privately as well as produced, recorded, and written songs for artists and film.
Kelly builds a program for each student focusing on technique, relaxation, creativity,
and fun with an emphasis on beats and phrasing for song writing.