Donnie Bell

Mr. Bell is a proponent of critical thinking, creativity, and maintaining a strong work ethic. His unique approach towards teaching encompasses a wide spectrum of engaging activities and fun games that can be traced back to the techniques outlined by that of Dalcroze, Kodály, and Orff.

Growing up in New York, Mr. Bell has been a learner of drums and percussion since 1996. He has been teaching since 2004.

After earning his Bachelors in Music Education from the University of Southern California, Mr. Bell moved to Dallas in 2013 where he became Texas certified in Music EC-12. He is also First Aid CPR AED certified as well.

Some of Mr. Bell’s credits include director of the Seattle Lecture Arts Program and Pierce College Percussion Ensemble in Tacoma. He has also performed with the NFL Seattle Seahawks’ Blue Thunder Drumline, the NFL Dallas Cowboys’ Rhythm & Blue Drumline, and MathDrumming.com.