Welcome our new Violin Teacher!
Judy Anderson is our new violin teacher at The Conservatory.
Students may study bells and mallet percussion,
band percussion (including marching) and/or traditional kit percussion,
contact us for registration information.
Objectives and Policies for Percussion
Music lessons should enable students to grow, explore,
experiment, expand and refine their musical abilities. However, progress
in anything is directly related to motivation and practice, practice,
The following guidelines are suggested as a program
for advancement in Percussion studies:
Beginning: 2030 minutes a day, 5 days a week
Intermediate: 3040 minutes a day, 56 days a week
Advanced: at least 60 minutes a day, 67 days a week
Always try to use perfect form and techniques on
exercises. Remember that good practice habits build good technique.
Students must bring the following items to lessons
Completed practice log
Practice plans from previous week
Sheet music (if applicable)
Cory Pederson Percussion Studies Instructor
For more information about the Astoria Conservatory of Music and to schedule lessons please contact: