About Corey Elrod
Get to know Corey Elrod
Corey Elrod is a music teacher and percussionist currently living in Charlotte, North Carolina. After graduating from East Carolina University with a bachelor’s degree in Music Education in 2014, he spent time as a high school and middle school band director before relocating to Charlotte to teach elementary general music.
Beginning his percussion career in 2010, Corey would later become a member of the ECU Percussion Studio and ECU Marching Pirates’ drumline. While performing with ECU, he instructed numerous drumlines and front ensembles throughout the state while also maintaining a private percussion lesson studio. Upon graduation, Corey began his career as a music teacher. He has taught band and general music for the past seven years and has continued to perform with various music ensembles around North Carolina.
Outside of music, Corey enjoys playing tennis, watching sports, and playing video games!
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