We understand the importance of finding an experienced, dedicated and reliable drum teacher; you can expect the best in drum instruction from Drumville Studios. Lenny is now joined by his sons, Cale and Jody who are not only teachers themselves but are professional drummers, writers, and producers.
Lenny “Gee” Giachello
Drum Lessons for Kids, adults, beginners to advanced
Lenny has been the most sought after drum teacher in the Torrance and South Bay Area for over 30 years. His expertise is in teaching all age’s especially very young children. He has an incredible reputation of teaching drum lessons to kids from the beginning level and preparing students to play in high school jazz and marching bands throughout the southland. High school band teachers know they can trust Lenny to teach their students what they need to know to succeed in their musical studies and preparing them for participating in band. Besides being a teacher of drums Lenny is a proficient professional drummer and leader of two bands. He teaches private and semi private lessons in two locations, presently in Torrance and Long Beach. He resides in Long Beach, Ca. with his wife Sue and is the father of Paiste artists; Cale and Jody and daughter Chelsea. For a more detailed look at Lenny’s professional experience, click HERE.
Jody Giachello, known as Fourth Dimension (4D), is a drummer and producer based out of Long Beach, CA.Playing the drums has always been a huge part of his life. Giachello’s father began teaching him how to play the drums at two years old and his involvement in jazz bands from middle school to college helped drive his lifelong passion for music. After attending the Berklee College of Music, where he studied privately with Afro-Cuban and Brazilian jazz drummer Francisco Mela and was involved with legendary jazz trombonist Hal Crook’s ensemble for several semesters, he had the privilege of performing at The Rose Bowl, touring with Concord Records jazz prodigy Taylor Eigsti, and playing with the house band for late-night NBC program Carson Daly Show. Giachello has been keeping himself busy lately currently touring with Haim the Band after a 3 year world tour and two 2 month residences on Broadway with the world’s largest touring magic show, The Illusionists, playing drums for the Los Angeles-based punk/hardcore band Chotto Ghetto, and producing under his Fourth Dimension alias. He also is in the process of recording a new album with Chotto Ghetto and has recently released under his Fourth Dimension alias, Millennial Kingdom Volumes 1 & 2. , available now on Dank Radio. Contact Jody at JodyG4D@gmail.com or 310-748-2029
IN HOME Drums, Percussion, Beginning Piano Lessons
Cale is an established musician, composer, and music educator in the Los Angeles area. A native of Long Beach, Cale started playing the drums at the age of two. Coming from a musical family, the guidance of his Father Lenny brought him to study multiple instruments during his youth including drum set, piano and percussion.
As a student, Cale's formal music studies began at the Orange County High School for the Arts where he studied Music theory, Ear training, Jazz and Classical music.. He continued at the Los Angeles Music Academy, Pasadena, where he studied with legendary musicians Joe Porcaro and Ralph Humphrey, then later he was awarded a scholarship to the prestigious Berklee College of Music, Boston.
As an educator, Cale maintains a private studio of drum set and piano students in the Los Angeles and Orange County area with a wide range of ages and levels.
Cale records and performs regularly in the LA/OC area and has performed, recorded and or toured with distinguished artists including Bushwalla, Delmos Wade, and grammy award winner Jason Mraz. Cale is a Paiste artist.