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Steve Parezo: Drums and Percussion


Let a Hall of Fame Drummer Show You How to Play!

Name: Steve Parezo

Instruments taught: Snare Drum, Drum Set, Various Percussion Instruments

Rate: $28 per 1/2 hr., $50 per hour

Ages taught: 6 and up * A 'trial lesson' is recommended for students age 5 to assess readiness

Other instruments played: Bongos, Congas, Timbales, Tympani, Hand-held percussion instruments

Teaching since: 2000

Teaching at Bill’s since: 2014 as substitute drum instructor

Experience playing music: Over 25 years of professional drumming, recording and touring experience

Bands played in: Currently play drums with Cruise (classic rock) and Saving Sgt. Pepper (Beatles).  Currently playing as a member of Gene Vincentt & The Cadillac Cruisers

Genres of music taught: Rock, Funk, R&B, Country, Jazz & Pop

Education: BS in Journalism, Twelve years of private drum instruction

Recitals: Yes!

Personal teaching style/philosophy: Help students maximize their drumming skills by improving hand-eye coordination, developing sound counting and site reading skills and honing precise sticking and bass drum playing techniques. Prepare students for band auditions, competitions and live performances.