Atlanta Institute of Music, West Virginia University, Jacksonville State University
Areas of Instruction
About Jason Yates
Jason studied at the Atlanta Institute of Music, West Virginia University and Jacksonville University. He has performance experience includes the Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps, the Bluecoats Drum and Bugle Corps. Jason has teaching experience with the Spirit of Atlanta, Scenic City Velocity Indoor Percussion, and at the Atlanta Institute of Music. He has also taught for past seasons with D.C.I. and W.G.I ensembles. Jason specializes in all things percussion, including percussion, marching percussion, world percussion and drumset. He also specializes in reading techniques and jumpstarting aspiring percussionists to reach their maximum potential.
Fun fact: He was also a Guitar Center Southeastern Regional Drum Off judge.