Brett Bothe: Drums and Percussion
Name: Brett Bothe
Instruments taught: Drum Kit, Snare, some hand percussion
Availability: Thursdays 5-9pm
Rate: $28 per ½ hour
Ages Taught: All ages
Teaching at Bill’s since: 2004
Experience playing music: Started taking lessons, playing drums and shopping at Bill’s Music at age 12...and never looked back.
Bands played in:
Too many garage bands to name them all.
Notable acts are Ramblewood boys (southern rock/jam), KOE (prog rock/funk, think chili peppers), Keith Decker Trio (funk/jazz), Marching Ravens (uh, marching band), We are Stone Mason (classic & alt rock), Soul Island Rebels (Funk/Rock), Jeremy Gilless trio (classic rock/pop), Dive Bombs (rockabilly/Surf).
Genres of music taught: Counting, reading, sticking and independence techniques which will apply to almost any genre.
Music Education: The one and only, Chuck Ferrell
Personal teaching style/philosophy: Every student is different. Keep it fun, interesting and challenging.
Personal Musical Influences: Dennis Chambers, Danny Carey, Jon Fishman, Carter Beauford.