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Matt Heller, Drum Instructor

Matt Heller is a drum instructor at Green Hills Guitar Studio in Nashville, TN.

Matt Heller is a Nashville based drummer originally from Tifton, Ga. He is currently with Americana artist Shannon LaBrie, private events band The Music City Sound, piano man Jonny Gowow, Pop singer Katie Colosimo and Blues/ Americana artist Skylar Gregg. Matt also has his own original project MCM.

As a member of the Blues/Rock band Blackbird, Matt received the Key to the City of Tifton, Ga, as well as a feature on the first episode of FOX’s ‘Next Great American Band.’ He has also performed and toured with groups including but not limited to: Great Barrier Reefs (Fusion), Resident (Hard Rock), Justin Chain (Country), Andrew Velez Band (Party Band), Betsey Long (Pop), and Bellwether (Jazz). In addition to live work, Matt also does recording sessions either at studios around Nashville or in his own recording studio “House of Heller.” He also teaches private drum at Green Hills Guitar Studio in Nashville and online.

Virtual Drum Lessons

Matt is experienced and feels comfortable in many different genres and situations. As a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, he studied with notable instructors such as Tom Giampetro, Derrek Phillips, and Lalo Davila. Matt has also studied with drummers Gary Chumney, Ryan Brown, Wes Little, and Dave Weckl.