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      About Josh Hilzinger

      Josh Hilzinger
      Josh Hilzinger
      Music Teacher, Expert
      Location: Oceanside, NY
      Speaks: English
      Instructs: Drums
      Education: Minor in Education, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
      Performance Experience: 20+ Years - Drum Set, Orchestral Percussion
      Teaching Experience: 5+ Years
      Teaching Philosophy: First and foremost, we are here to have fun as well as learn. Playing the drums and playing music in general, is supposed to be fun. Anyone can play the drums. Musical ability is simply a function of time and effort.

      Get to know Josh Hilzinger

      Josh has been playing the drums since age 4.  A total of 28 years experience.

      He attended Oceanside Schools, performing in Orchestral Band from Elementary School through High School.

      Josh has also performed as an All County Band member and auditioned at the all-State level of NYSSMA.

      He has performed live on  drum set for over 18 years with numerous groups across New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts as well as over 10 Years Studio Recording experience.

      In addition, he has 10+ years Percussion and Professional Audio Technician and Salesman experience.

      Josh Hilzinger teaches at:
      2879 Long Beach Rd
      Oceanside, NY 11572
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