In-Home Percussion Lessons

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In-Home Percussion Lessons

Learn to play a variety of percussion instruments from the comfort of your own home with an experienced and talented Forbes Music teacher. The percussion family consistent of a wide range of hand drums and orchestral instruments. So a versatile and experienced teacher is critical to making sure your lessons are successful and tailored to your goal and interests.

Bongos, Congas, Djembes, Marimbas, and Tympani

The percussion family provides such a wide range of unique instruments of different sizes, styles, and sounds, each with a unique role in its ensemble. Tympani and marimbas are common in orchestral settings, while congas, djembes, and bongos are more common in folk, ethnic, modern, and contemporary music settings. Each with its beautiful sound and extreme versatility, the percussion instruments add colors far beyond just groove and meter.

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From The Orchestra To The Drum Circle

Djembe, Congas, and Bongos

With a body made of carved hardwood, African hand percussion instruments like djembes, congas, and bongos produce a wide variety of sounds, making them very versatile instruments.


The largest of the mallet instruments, marimbas consist of a set of wooden bars struck with mallets to produce musical tones and pipes underneath the bars amplify their sound.


Tympani or kettledrums are musical instruments in the percussion family. A hemispherical drum, the timpani consists of head stretched over a large bowl usually made of copper.

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In most cases, yes! All cancelled lessons are subject to our cancellation policy. Eligibility for rescheduling may depend on important factors like adequate advance notice. Learn more >>

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