"I am a musician and teacher who is passionate about music, especially drums! I have been playing music all my life. I began on the recorder before moving to violin, and at the age of 12 decided to begin playing drums. I began taking lessons in the Brazos Valley while in high school band before moving to Los Angeles in my junior year. While in California, I was able to take lessons with some amazing musicians including legendary Jazz Fusion drummer Alphonse Mouzon (Weather Report), Tad Carpenter "