Music Lessons

Drum Set and Percussion Lessons

Come have fun with drum set or percussion lessons (congas, bongos, djembe, cajon and assorted Brazilian percussion such as berimbau, surdo, pandeiro and more) on-line or in Hawai'i studio. Please contact Cary Valentine at: or call (808) 828-6863.

Cary Valentine

An exceptional drummer, percussionist and dynamic performer. Born in 1966 and raised in the New York/New Jersey area. Cary is a Berklee College of Music graduate and recipient of the most outstanding percussionist award. Cary has toured and performed throughout South America, particularly in Brazil, with some of its renowned musicians: Sa e Guarabyra, Milton Nascimento and Tony Osanah. Cary has a great gift for blending world percussion, especially Brazilian, into popular music. He is a main performer/presenter in the “Celebrating Music Around The World” program, visiting many elementary schools throughout the East Coast. Cary enjoys sharing the love of music, drums and percussion with many adults and children. He also produced, narrated, and performed on the Audio Book series The Divine Inspirations of Florence Scovel Shinn published by Audio Literature.