About Jason Yates
Get to know Jason Yates
Need help with that lick, preparing for an audition, or just want to learn something new? Jason Yates has been actively teaching and performing music professionally in Atlanta and around the country for over 15 years, and has been on staff at Music and Arts for over 10 of those. One highlight as being selected as a southeast regional judge for Guitar Center's infamous Drum Off competition. Many of his students have gone on to earn various forms of employment in the arts and entertainment industry under his tutelage.
He is available for concert, marching, and drum set percussion lessons, as well as beginning piano and recording lessons. He has been a marching member and instructor of multiple DCI and WGI finalist groups, and has earned music degrees from the West Virginia University, Jacksonville State University, and the Atlanta Institute of Music.