Name: Russell Hayward, II
Instruments taught: Drum Kit, Snare Kit, Marching Drums
Private rate: $30 per half hour, $55 per hour
Ages taught: 6 and up
Other Instruments Played:
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Violin, Upright Bass, Drum Kit, Recorder, Flugelhorn, Tuba, French Horn, Baritone Horn, Melophone, Flute, Piccolo, Trumpet, Euphonium, Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Bari Sax, Bass Clarinet, Alto Clarinet, Bb Clarinet, Cornet, Trombone, Piano
Teaching at Bill’s since: 2019
Experience Teaching: "I've been teaching since 1972. I have 43 years of teaching experience in the public school system music program and 12 years of teaching marching percussion. I currently volunteer as a music teacher in the school system and play in Church."
Genres of music taught: All genres including Jazz, Big Band, Gospel, Funk, Rock, and Blues.
Education: Towson University, Bowie State University and Coppin State University
Teaching Philosophy: I seek to help students improve and overcome their weaknesses and perfect their strengths. I like teach to the individual as we are all different.