Karan Mattu Drums
Karan Mattu is a drum instructor, performer, studio musician, music producer and sound engineer. He studied at Nimbus School of Recording Arts for Audio Engineering. In addition to this, he studied jazz drumming throughout his high school years. He has won several awards such as Top Junior Drummer in 2010 and Top Senior Drummer for the Envision Jazz Festival. Karan is fluent in a vast range of genres including Rock, Jazz, Funk, Latin, Pop, Bhangra, Hindi, Bollywood, Fusion, Reggae, Country and many more. Karan is a well renowned musician in the Greater Vancouver area and has played many festivals such as VIBC, Surrey Fusion Festival, DESIfest, Jamin Jubilee, CBC Nooner Festival and many more. He teaches a unique way that combines theory, techniques but also making sure to learn full songs and having fun with his students. Teaching his students real life drum skills to be a professional is something Karan strives on.
Joong Ho Yoo Drums
Joong Ho Yoo studied Jazz Drumming at Capilano University. He had also taken private lessons with Paul Houle and Adam David in Toronto. His teaching style is making fun with music. He says it takes time and requires patience to learn drumming. Sometimes it could even be boring but "practice always pays off."