Lessons at BHA

We offer a wide variety of professional music instruction. We offer experienced and skilled instructors at reasonable rates. Below you will find information regarding our instructors, please contact them for more information.

Linda Moon

Linda Moon

Piano & Vocal Instruction

• A trusted instructor teaching all types of music

• Professional pianist who plays music for all occasions

• Lessons $20.00 per ½ hour – paid monthly at beginning of the month

• Call 937-435-0899 937-620-9019

Randy Fankell

Randy Fankell

Professional Drummer, Band Leader, and Drum Instructor

Randy has been a drum instructor for over 25 years. His students range from ages 5 and older. He teaches snare and drum set with a variety of music styles and genres. Lessons are generally 30 minutes in length and are available Monday through Saturday. Randy has given over 50,000 lessons in his instruction career. Many of Randy’s students have gone on to secure professional drum careers.
Randy has played drums for more than four decades, making his professional debut at 18 years of age with the Steve Adams Blues Band. Following a brief stint in college, Randy opted for education “on the road’ spending most of his time traveling and performing with a variety of bands and show groups. Traveling throughout the U.S. and Canada included working in Las Vegas, Atlantic City, Chicago, and many other major venues. Randy has also performed in Aruba, Norway, Finland and Germany.

In the mid-80s, Randy settled in Dayton, OH and started to pursue his real love in music—Jazz. Randy has performed with an array of artists such as Grammy-winning composer, pianist and recording artist Bill Cunliff, and master bassists, the late great Dave Carpenter whose credits include Buddy Rich and Peter Erskine. Randy also played with recording artists Randy Villars, Tony Monaco and Doug Simon (Jack McDuff). From 2003 to 2010, Randy was the house drummer at The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Dayton, OH, performing with a variety of artists.

After years of professional musicianship as a “sideman” Randy has moved into the leadership role with the Randy Fankell Jazz Militia and has had numerous performances in local venues to include Wright State University and The Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dayton, OH.
Lessons are $19. per 1/2 hr Payable by the month.
Call Randy at 937.602.1012

Michael Kotur

Michael Kotur

Professional Guitar Instructor

• Full time professional musician for 27 years

• Has Bachelor degree of fine arts in Jazz Studies

• Graduated from Central State University, Summa Cum Laude

• Has taught over 50,000 private music lessons

• Accepts students of all ages from beginners to advanced

• The curriculum is based on the individual students interest

• Has done full time road tours for over 3 years and currently plays festivals, clubs, and special events.

• Call Michael at 937.926.5687