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"Hampton's knack for reading people, executing the best teaching style for them and bringing those energies together for the betterment of his students gives him more under his belt than most teachers these days. 5 stars!"
- Student of over one year
ABOUT HAMPTON SMITH
Hampton Smith was born in Durham, North Carolina, in 1992 and has over a decade of drumming experience. Playing multiple genres with multiple groups, namely Skyblew, Small House, and a Nodachi. Hampton has garnered acclamation for his playing and artistic pursuits and has played at venues along the east coast and as far as Feltre, Italy. Hampton has played at many music festivals including the Art of Cool, Hopscotch, Jazzit and most recently The Carrboro Music Festival.
"I have been playing the drum set since the early 2000's and for me the love of drums and music has become an energizing source of inspiration. Through music I have had the chance to live and work with creative individuals while learning from others and bettering myself. My mission as an instructor is to empower people of any age to learn the drums as a creative discipline that can become a passion for the rest of their lives."