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Dawn is a San Francisco based musician. She has played drums with a wide range of diverse musical artists and continues to groove and create music. Her drum method books combine proven concepts with new approaches to help students learn and to spark their own creativity. Dawn has taught students of all ages with an equally wide range of drumming aspirations.

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Dawn has authored various drum method books and has also created video lessons, courses and e-books. Check out her latest book and video course, Chart Topping Drum Fills or delve back into some of the earlier Mel Bay Publications, including the well-received Building Blocks of Rock and the funky and fun Block Rockin’ Beats. Just getting started? Check out Beginning Rock Drum Chart to help with drum kit set-up, basic beats and notation-reading skill

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The Drum Students of Dawn Richardson  

Date City Venue Country
04/26/15 San Francisco, CA Lennon Studios United States
Time: 12:30pm. Admission: FREE!. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 271 Dore St.. Venue phone: (415) 575-3636. Heads up to the venue and date change for my student recital! Come enjoy the Sunday afternoon show and see my drum students play songs with my pro-pals and awesome musicians, Ricc Sandoval and Paul Olguin. This is always a fun time – we’re on the Big Drum Show #6!! Epic…

Shana Morrison  

Date City Venue Country
04/12/15 Folsom, CA The Powerhouse Pub United States
Time: 3:00pm. Address: 614 Sutter St.

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Dawn offers lessons to students of all ages and abilities in the San Francisco Bay Area. She believes anyone can play the drums and encourages all who are interested to give it a try. Dawn strives to help each individual reach his or her musical goals using proven teaching materials and methods to help promote proper technique, while continuing to be open to creating new approaches to helping students learn. Learn for fun or do some serious study – your goals come first.

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