Dr. Adam Beard is a Music Educator, Percussionist, and Composer with over a decade of experience teaching music to people of all ages. Prior to becoming an Instructional Supervisor, Adam was a Music Teacher for ETM where he taught Music Technology, band and bucket drumming at multiple schools in NYC. Originally from Houston, Texas where he worked with marching bands, concert bands, and percussion students, Adam received his BM in Music Education and Composition from the University of Houston. Adam also holds a MM and DMA in percussion performance from Stony Brook University where he assisted in teaching undergraduate courses, instrumental ensembles, and private percussion lessons. As an Instructional Supervisor for ETM, Adam looks forward to offering his breadth of experience to support Music Educators in providing a high quality music education to the students of NYC.