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Jeff has been the owner of East Valley Rocks and Drum Lessons Arizona for over 10 years. He has been a performing
musician for over 30 years. Not only is Jeff the lead instructor of drums and percussion, he also teaches beginning guitar,
piano, ukulele and bass. Jeff is available for lessons 7 days a week and is comfortable with teaching all ages. Cal him direct at
480 463 3235.
1955 W Guadalupe Rd, #103
Mesa AZ, 85202
480 463 3235
Erik Dahlgren Moved to Mesa, Arizona in 1991, and has lived in Arizona most of his life. Started playing guitar by age 12, and has been playing and
instructing for 14 years. Took lessons from his Father at first then took lessons at different places. Erik has also studied music at MCC doing guitar
performance with Dan Davis and many others. Erik Also has taken lessons from other great instructors such as Pete Pancrazi, James Soll, and
Greg Norris.
Mainly influenced by classic rock bands such as Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix experience, The doors, etc. Erik enjoys playing different
styles of music from rock, classical, Jazz, and Flamenco. Erik Started his first band at the age of 16 with his brother while practicing in his Fathers
garage. Erik enjoys, Traveling, Studying, and playing music.
Katheryn is the founder of “Melody and Keys,” and is an accomplished pianist/singer (competitively training and performing for over 12 years). She
has been teaching private piano/vocal lessons since 2012 – opening her practice to beginners and intermediate students – and eventually joined
the East Valley Rocks family in early 2014. There she started the “East Valley Kids Choir” group, organized several summer theater camps and
classes, and also began to learn the basics of sound recording and engineering. She has taught multiple choir classes within East Valley
schools (including East Valley High School and Bella Vista Prep), in addition to performing piano and vocals on stage – locally and across the
states. Katheryn also has a background in the piano industry, giving her the opportunity to explore the fundamentals of the piano business and to
learn about the instruments needed to succeed.

Her lessons are structured to accommodate each individuals learning styles. With a classical base, Katheryn is able to provide an extensive
theory education for each student in a format they will engage in and fully embrace with confidence. Her unique lesson styles and techniques will
keep all children/adults enthusiastic and inspired to expand their music knowledge and keep practicing! Katheryn is currently exploring a variety of
universities and colleges to pursue a higher musical education.
Katheryn is the founder of “Melody and Keys,” and is an accomplished pianist/singer (competitively training and performing for over 12 years). She
has been teaching private piano/vocal lessons since 2012 – opening her practice to beginners and intermediate students – and eventually joined
the East Valley Rocks family in early 2014. There she started the “East Valley Kids Choir” group, organized several summer theater camps and
classes, and also began to learn the basics of sound recording and engineering. She has taught multiple choir classes within East Valley
schools (including East Valley High School and Bella Vista Prep), in addition to performing piano and vocals on stage – locally and across the
states. Katheryn also has a background in the piano industry, giving her the opportunity to explore the fundamentals of the piano business and to
learn about the instruments needed to succeed.

Her lessons are structured to accommodate each individuals learning styles. With a classical base, Katheryn is able to provide an extensive
theory education for each student in a format they will engage in and fully embrace with confidence. Her unique lesson styles and techniques will
keep all children/adults enthusiastic and inspired to expand their music knowledge and keep practicing! Katheryn is currently exploring a variety of
universities and colleges to pursue a higher musical education.