Musician | Educator | Performer

Since graduating from Berklee College of Music in 2009 Matt has gained a reputation as a knowledgable, diverse and exciting music educator. Specializing in private & group music lessons, as well as band coaching Matt has the ability to help you realize your full musical potential.

Education Services

Private Lessons

Study one-on-one with Matt and learn the art of drumming.

 

State College Rock Camp

Learn to work together as a team to create music. Perform live in concert. Record in the studio. Write your own music. 

Drum Circles

Drumming is for everyone. Bring drumming to your school, group, company or organization. 

Online Lessons

Videos and downloadable lesson PDF’s available. These videos are designed to help students learn specific concepts related to drum set playing. 

Beginner Series

A great place for anyone who is just getting started. This series will take you through the basics that can be used in many different styles including.

Intermediate Series

Expanding on the concepts explained in the Beginner Series this series introduces 16th notes in the bass drum as well as concepts in creating your own drum grooves and starting to understand the language of drumming.

Drum Fills

This series explains basic 16th note drum fills as they are applied musically to drum grooves.

Honest Practice

Each lesson in this series discusses a different topic that Matt is currently practicing.

Performance Services

DopplerPoppins

Matt’s 5 piece dance-funk-jam band is sure to make the party pop.

Booking Service

Need a band for your party or event? Matt has a wide network of bands and musicians that can fit any occasion. 

Event Planning

Need help planning your bands show or event? With almost 15 years of band experience Matt can help you with all the details. 

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