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About Alan Hall

Alan Hall
Alan Hall
Music Teacher, Master
Location: Asheville, NC
Speaks: English
Instructs: Drums
Education: Alan studied at Berklee College of Music , San Francisco State University and studied privately with jazz legend Alan Dawson
Performance Experience: Mr. Hall has performed professionally for 38 years from broadway shows such as Wicked to the Monterery Jazz Festival . He has performed and\or recorded with jazz legends including Lee Konitz, Art Lande, Paul McCandless to name just a few. He also leads his own group Ratatet, recorded on Ridgeway Records and can be found on Youtube with his international virtual orchestra "Kwirkestra" !
Teaching Experience: Alan has over 40 years of teaching experience both privately and at the college level at Berklee College of Music and California Jazz Conservatory.
Teaching Philosophy: "Students must be treated as individuals with specific talents, musical goals and life situations. I've developed numerous teaching techniques and methods to work through a myriad of musical challenges the drumset student faces. My goal is to inspire every student to achieve their goals in the best and most efficient way possible".

Get to know Alan Hall

Alan has been teaching drumset students of all ages for over 40 years. He taught at Berklee college of Music in Boston,  and the California Jazz Conservatory in CA as well as Cal State East Bay. Over his 38 years of professional performing, he has toured Europe, Cirque Du Soliel in NYC and played the show "Wicked" in San Francisco.alan has performed at the Monterrery Jazz Festival and the SF Jazz Center in San Francisco. He has a self published book entitled "Internalization" and has been published in Down Beat Magazine and Percussive Note magazine. Alan is a freelance drumset artist in the western NC region.

Alan Hall teaches at:
800 Fairview Rd
Asheville, NC 28803
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