Hello, I’m Jeff. I am a teaching and performance professional in the world of drums and percussion. I have worked with artists including Paul Gilbert, Joe Satriani, Puddle of Mudd and Shakira, and am currently on the teaching faculty at the Musicians Institute in Hollywood

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  • Anything related to drums and percussion.
  • Helping drummers of all levels develop musical styles, concepts, musicianship, performance and career skills.
  • Career advice and coaching for all aspiring studio and touring musicians.
  • Writing, publishing and marketing educational books and DVDs.
  • The personal and professional skills needed to be an in-demand session musician.
  • The standards and expectations of attending a music school or college.
  • Constructive critique for your projects - original music, drum parts, writing.
  • Any of the projects I have worked on, or the artists that I have worked with.


  • Has played drums for many of world’s most renowned guitarists, including Paul Gilbert, Joe Satriani, George Lynch, Larry Mitchell, Kim Se-Huang, Richie Kotzen, Justin Derrico, Mike Keneally, and Michelangelo.
  • Additional artists/bands include Puddle of Mudd, Shakira, Nelson and Graham Bonnet.
  • Award winning educator at Musicians Institute (MI) in Hollywood.
  • Author of best selling drum educational books and DVDs

Additional Skills

Drums and PercussionPerformance and TouringAuditioning GuidanceLive PerformancePerformance CoachPublic Speaking

Jeff Bowders

Drum Set Educator at MI Hollywood. Joe Satriani, Paul Gilbert, Shakira.

$3.00 / minute

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Jeff Bowders

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Timezone: Pacific Standard Time (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US and Canada); Tijuana
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