Our Student of the Month (May 2022) is Vihaan M., who takes Drum lessons at Bach to Rock Sandy Plains. Read the Q&As below to find out more about him!
Q: What inspired you to play music?
A: I attended a toddler music class where I tried to play all instruments. I loved the sound of drums and since then wanted to learn how to play and sing!
Q: What is your favorite style of music?
A: Pop Rock!!
Q: Who is your favorite artist and why?
A: Dan Reynolds (lead singer of Imagine Dragons) I just love to sing most of their songs.
Q: What is your favorite song to play?
A: Believer by Imagine Dragons
Q: What are you learning right now in your lessons?
A: On drums, I am learning bouncing of sticks and as main focus and I'm learning to play "Larger than life" by The Backstreet Boys. For voice, I am learning about skips and steps.
Q: What are you most looking forward to learning/performing?
A: I would love to perform what I’m currently learning in my classes
Q: What’s your favorite thing about Bach to Rock?
A: They let us play whatever song we want :)
Q: What is your favorite thing about your teacher?
A: My favorite thing about Mr. Jim is that he is very encouraging. Mr. Leonard is kind and funny!
Q: What do you enjoy doing when you’re not playing music?
A: Playing basketball 🏀
Mr. Jim has been Vihaan’s drum teacher since August of 2021, and has shared his thoughts on teaching Vihaan:
"Vihaan is an ideal student. He is totally focused and engaged in each lesson and is patient with himself as he builds his skills and understanding. He is a joy to teach, and it is wonderful to see his hard work paying off!”