Instructor Detail:

Brian Nelson


A graduate of the Berklee College of Music, Brian Nelson has studied West African drum and dance at the Dagbe and Dagara Music Centers of Ghana, West Africa. In addition to touring the United States and Jamaica as a working percussionist, he has also worked as a dance accompanist for Boston University and the University of Buffalo. Brian has developed a unique curriculum for his early childhood music students based on traditional kids games, world rhythm and dance, and his own children's music compositions during five years of teaching Preschool and Kindergarten in Santa Fe, NM. He currently teaches a variety of instruments and age groups at Swallow Hill Music.

Private Lesson Info


Guitar, Percussion, Ukulele