Gary Mitchell: Piano, Drums, Guitar, Bass, Voice, Ukulele
Name: Gary Mitchell
Piano, Drums, Acoustic Guitar – All Levels
Voice, Ukulele, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar - Beginners
Private rate: $25 per ½ hour, $45 per hour
Ages taught: 6 to 106! *A 'trial lesson' is recommended for students under 6 years of age to assess readiness
Teaching at Bill’s since: 2017
Experience Teaching: A multi-instrumentalist with a 15 year background performing in everything from coffee shops and shopping malls, to corporate events and worship services, Gary Mitchell has extensive experience working with young people of all ages in a wide variety of settings. Experience as a private music instructor on multiple instruments since 2001. Chief Music & Worship director at Orange United Methodist Church, Song writing class instructor at The Expedition Charter School, Worship leader at New Hope Church, Chapel Hill High Marching Band Percussion Instructor, Music and Worship Co-Director at Living Hope Community Church.
Musical Experience: Drum captain UNC Tar Heel Marching Band, Worship Leader, Chief Music Coordinator for Fellowship of Christian Athletics, UNC. Campus and community drummer, guitarist and worship leader for numerous praise and worship services. Classical guitarist for weddings and private events.
Genres of music taught: Many genres including Rock, R&B, Blues, Jazz
Education: Major: Bachelor of Arts, Religious Studies; Minor: Music Performance at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Teaching Philosophy: Whether you're a beginner or an advanced music student, I can help you reach your goals and enjoy the blessings and gifts that music can bring. Let's get started!