Ed Hartman Music


Ed Hartman Percussion Studio



For over 35 years, Ed has been teaching percussion in the Pacific Northwest to

hundreds of students of all ages.  



Mallet instruments (Marimba, Vibraphone, Xylophone, Bells)

Hand Percussion:  Congas, Bongos, Djembe, Frame Drums.

Concert Percussion:  Bass drum, Snare Drum, Cymbals, Timpani, Traps

With students, Ed plays along on keyboards to create a “live band” accompaniment for practical application.  Music styles include rock, jazz, classical, Latin, African, Caribbean and World Beat. Lessons incorporate a variety of methods dealing with technique, reading, improvisation, coordination and theory.  Ed teaches a unique curriculum that features a universal approach of technique, so that students can move around to different percussion instruments easily.  Ed accepts all levels of students from beginners to advanced, age 9 and up.

For information please email Ed for studio location, and available lesson times.  

Ed Hartman is teaching in the Edmonds, WA area, and at Creative Music Adventures, in Wallingford (just a few doors south of where The Drum Exchange was) creativemusicadventures.com (contact Ed to sign-up)

There are many videos by Ed Hartman, on Youtube about drums and percussion.