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Mr Zach Okonkwo BA(Hons), MMus
Mr Zach Okonkwo BA(Hons), MMus

Qualifications:
Royal Northern College of Music (Postgrad): Mmus in Music with Drum kit as specialism

Newcastle University (Undergrad): BA in Music with 1st class honours

Trinity Guildhall: Drum kit Grade 8 (Distinction)

Enhanced DBS checked
Instruments: Drum kit
Genre/Style(s): Jazz
Rock
Funk
Pop
Latin
Afro-Cuban
(fee negotiable for young children and people from lower income households)
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced


Notes:

- Over 9 years of experience teaching drums
- Ability to teach all ages, levels and styles
- Have my own studio space in Ancoats with parking which is also located near a tram stop where I can teach from (in line with the government/COVID 19 protocols making it a safe space to teach)

A bit about me...

I started playing drums at the age of 14. From playing the drums I gained a strong passion for music and a drive to develop as a musician and understand musicís many complexities. I had a difficult time in school mainly from the age of 7 when I had been told I had severe dyslexia and dyspraxia. Music allowed me to express myself where I failed to with words, showed me I had the potential to be a high achiever and provided me with the joy of success. I was privileged to have access to additional support as a young child, to develop skills and ways of overcoming my learning differences. These experiences taught me the power of my own determination/hard work and why education and a strong supportive network are important to succeed.

Contact Zach

Address: Unit 31, Pollard Yard
15 Pollard Street East
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M40 7QX
Mobile: 07506703777
Fee (30 minutes): £20.00
Fee (60 minutes): £35.00

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