Drums lessons in the hands of Mark De Rose move from practicing on pads to experiencing the full range of the drum set. Soon, students begin accompanying their favorite songs and tracks, developing their mastery of rhythmic techniques. Mark is adept at teaching beginners, advanced, children, adults and professionals, tailoring the curriculum to the student.
A teaching artist at the Suzuki Institute in Sarasota, drummer-percussionist Mark De Rose has been performing and teaching drums and percussion for over thirty years. He is known for his recording and performance work and his expertise extends from American to world percussion spanning Latin America, Africa and Asia. Mark can be found accompanying productions at the Venice Theatre and playing at local churches in the Sarasota area.
Mark has a B.M. in Jazz Composition and Arranging from the Berklee College of Music, Boston, Massachusetts and Percussion Performance Studies and Music Education Studies at the Boston Conservatory of Music, Boston, Massachusetts.
Come join us and see how much fun it can be to begin on the drums with Mark.