Darryl Pierce


Darryl Pierce is our drum/percussion instructor.  He has played with such big name musicians as Stevie Wonder, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Mary Wilson and the Supremes and Alexander Zonjic.  Darryl has also been on such national television shows as, Late Night With Jay Leno, David Letterman, and Conan Obrien.  He has studied music at the University of Windsor, Michigan State University, The Detroit School of Music, and Interlochen School of Music.  He is currently the drummer for Bettye Lavette and travels all over the world as part of her band.  Darryl also plays in a local band and is well known and respected among fellow musicians in the Detroit music scene.  He is now accepting new students on Monday and Wednesday evenings.  If you’re going to learn the drums, do yourself a favor and learn them from Darryl!