ABOUT DAN ANDREE
Dan has been teaching and performing the drums for over 15 years. As an Intense performer and educator, Dan is dedicated, hard working, and passionate for top knotch education and performances.
Taught by some of the worlds great Drummers such as Dom Famularo, Buddy Deppenschmidt, Tommy Igoe, and Kevin Soffera, Dan combines the masterful techniques from before the birth of the drum set to the ground-breaking concepts of today's music as well as innovating for the future.
Dan has attended master classes with legendary drummers such as:
Dan has presented master classes such as:
*History of the drum set
*Building business skills
His hard work and tireless love for his craft has quickly earned him credits in the highest regard amongst his colleagues and peers.
Dan has directed/ Co-directed music and drum camps alike as well as, taught and continues to teach hundreds upon hundreds of students. He has a knack for motivating and inspiring students to rise up and become passionate, dedicated, confident and above all else... Happy successful musicians!
His burning passion for music and education shines through his ability to play many different styles of music. From Top 40's to Jazz, Dan has the tools to heighten any musical situation.
Having learned from Dom Famularo the techniques of the "Big Three", Billy Gladstone(Finger Technique), George L. Stone(Free stroke Wrist), and the famous Sanford Moeller(arm whip), Dan has developed a style that permeates Jazz, Rock, Funk, Fusion, Pop, Blues, and R&B. Dan does it all from top 40's to Jazz to Funk and Fusion, You'll clearly see the passion that's shines so bright through his playing.
His lessons have no age or level barrier, there is a system custom designed for each students' needs, and free educational products for every student that walks through the door. Whether taking a lesson or seeing him live at a show, the passion lights up the room!