World Music Drumming

World Music Drumming

Learn drumming techniques and the musical traditions of Africa and Latin America through songs performed as a group. The class will encourage students to explore, sing, play, create, move, feel, listen, and understand. Ages 8+.

Class sections:
- Mondays at 5:00-6:00pm with Destin LeCornu (September 12 - December 12)

Details:
- Ages 12+
- Price: $350/semester + $20 book fee
- Monthly payment available by request. Please inquire below.



Your Instructor

Destin LeCornu

Destin LeCornu

Destin LeCornu is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and audio engineer with over 20 years of experience.

Originally from Nashville, TN, Destin began playing drums at the age of five and soon picked up guitar, bass, keyboards, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, pedal steel, and more. Since the age of 13, Destin has recorded and toured nationally with numerous bands, opening for artists such as Maroon 5, TobyMac, Switchfoot, and more. In 2018, Destin released his debut solo album titled “Stories Without Ends”. Destin is also a member of the worship team at Christ Church at Grove Farm where he has served weekly since 2009.

In addition to teaching and performing, Destin operates Sunset Place Studio, a commercial and educational studio within Pittsburgh School of the Arts. He is also a co-founder of Pittsburgh Creative Collective, a local non-profit supporting artists in need. Destin earned his B.S. from Psychology at University of Pittsburgh which inspired his love of helping others through music. Destin enjoys working with students of all ages and skill levels to further their unique musical aspirations.