Teaching and Experiential Learning

Todd Richard PO Box 5036 | Portland, ME 04101 | 207.671.6461 | toddtherocket@me.com

Brief:
Todd the Rocket Richard is a performing and teaching drummer, percussionist, DJ and producer educating in contemporary musical idioms and issues. Todd strives to utilize all available resources and technology to prepare students of all needs for lives with music, whether as professionals or life-long lovers of musical arts.

Institutional and Organizational Experience:
Maine Academy of Modern Music | Portland, ME August 2007 – December 2009 | Hip Hop Camp Administrator | Private Instructor

Waynflete Academy | Portland, ME September 2001 – January 2002 | Interim Percussion Instructor

Lexington Christian Academy | Lexington, MA September 1999 – June 2000 | Jazz Ensemble Director | Private Instructor

Nantucket Chamber Music Center | Nantucket, MA May 2008 – September 2009 | Faculty Percussion Instructor

Private Instruction:

Private Studio | Nantucket, MA—Beverly, MA September 1998 – June 2002 | Private Percussion Instructor

The Music Connection | Beverly, MA April 1996 – July 1998 | Private Percussion Instructor

Workshops and Lectures:
Kennebunk Parks & Recreation Department July 2008, 2009, 2010 | Percussion Playshops

Greater Portland Boys and Girls Club August 2009 | Hip Hop Summer Camp

Spurwink School | Casco, ME April 2008 – May 2008 | Hip Hop Artist-in-Residency Program

Music Business Portfolio Available at: www.rocketresources.com