Drum and Percussion Lessons

All Ages - All Styles of Music


* Professional full time teacher - 30 years teaching experience 

* State and Federal background checked

* Safe Sport Certified
* Lessons available Monday - Friday, during the day and evening.
* Two locations conveniently located at Dunkley School of Music and Monks & Music Academy. 
* Personalized lesson plans to meet each students desired goals.  

* Minimum age 5 years old, maximum age none. 
* All styles of music Rock, Jazz, Latin, Worship, Country, Heavy Metal and more
* All styles of drumming: Drumset, concert, and marching.
* All lessons include the fundamentals, rhythm theory and music theory.
* No previous drum or percussion experience required, no drum set required to start.

* Former students include success stories with music careers in recording, touring, teaching, college scholarships in music, Idaho State Solo champions in drumset, marching tenors and snare solo, drumline DIII champions, Members of Drum Corps, WGI Indoor Percussion and more. 

* Congratulations to my 2022 students, earning 1st place in the Idaho State Solo Contest for Solo Snare Drum and Marching Tenors.  

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Frank Mastropaolo has a wide breadth of experience in teaching and performing drums and a degree in Music with a Percussion Performance emphasis.  Frank has years of performance experience including concert, marching, and ensemble percussion as well as live performance in hand percussion and drum set for several different groups.  In addition to offering private lessons, Frank is the Executive Director of Armada Corps Inc, a non-profit furthering the education in the marching arts. Frank Mastropaolo is sponsored by Zildjian, Vic Firth, Remo and Mike Balter Mallets. 

For available times at each location, pricing information or answers to any questions, please complete the Contact Us section of the web site or call Frank at 208-573-1020