James Yoshizawa

Drummer, Percussionist, Educator

James Yoshizawa has been an active educator for over a decade and has taught students ranging from young children with no musical experience to advanced college music performance majors. He he teaches a wide range of percussion instruments including drum set (jazz, rock, funk, latin, etc), orchestral percussion, marching percussion, mallet percussion, congas, bongos, bones, bodhran, frame drum, riq and pandeiro.

If you are interested in lessons or a clinic or workshop for your school, please use the Contact page.

Current teaching:
Musical Miracles (nonprofit organization providing free music instruction to people who could not otherwise afford it)
Hills Academy of Music, Art and Dance
Maestro Music
Arcadia High School

Past teaching:
Woodbridge High School
Nogales High School
University High School