TAPS oa - Enroll

Purchase Audits

You can register to audit any of the remaining TAPS OA masterclasses by completing your payment below. 

All TAPS OA Classes are at 5PM Pacific -

Access to Class Recordings Available

Enrollment Information

Over the course of this semester, participants will participate in a curriculum specifically designed for distanced learning and students with limited access to instruments. TAPS OA can accommodate your personal schedule, as all classes will be recorded. 


Semester Dates: September 8th - December 18th

Live Masterclasses: Wednesday 5PM PDT


Audit Tuition$399 USD - Payment Plans Available

       Live & Recorded Access to 14 Masterclasses

       Participate live in dialog of sessions and Q&A's


Series Fees: $65 USD 

       Live & Recorded Access to a Faculty Member's 2 Masterclass Series

       Participate live in dialog of sessions and Q&A's


Tuition: $850 USD - Scholarship & Payment Plans Available

       Live & Recorded Access to 14 Masterclasses

       5 Private Lessons with your choice of faculty

       4 Video Review Sessions

       All classroom sessions include the ability to re-watch any classes on your own schedule

Topics to be covered: 

JASON HAAHEIM: 9/9 & 9/16

  • Deliberate Practice: the Scientific Method Applied to Your Craft

  • Applying the Deliberate Practice Framework to Timpani Technique, Sound Concepts, and Repertoire

SHAUN TILBURG: 9/23 & 9/30

  • The Audition, Part 1: Organizing, Scheduling and Purposeful Preparation

  • The Audition, Part 2: Specifics of Dissecting Licks, Critical Recording/Listening and Mock Auditioning

JOSH JONES: 10/7 & 10/14

  • Relaxation: Moving Comfortably at the Instrument || Sponsored by Black Swamp Percussion

  • Acting Musical: A New Method to Think Musically || Sponsored by Black Swamp Percussion


MATT HOWARD: 10/21 & 10/28

  • Accessories: How to Choose the Right Instrument and Basic Sound Production

  • Principal Percussion Basics: Developing an Ear for Balance, Phrasing, Placement & Sound Quality


DR. DON GREENE: 11/4 & 11/11

  • Peak Performance Part 1: Channeling Energy, Building Confidence, and Strengthening Courage

  • Peak Performance Part 2: Focusing Past Distractions, Getting in the Zone, and Mental Toughness

Danielle Squyres 11/18

  • Percussion Novelties, Oddities, and More!

Faculty TBD 12/2

  • TBD


TED ATKATZ: 12/9 & 12/16

  • Time: Immediate Strategies of Developing Time, Rhythm, and Tempo Selection

  • Getting Gigs: A Guide to Getting Gigs Before, During, and After COVID-19

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