Teachers at the Old Town School

Lenny Marsh

Drummers, Drum Kit

Lenny’s teaching styles are: drum set, rhythm and movement, Brazilian percussion, African drumming, and the Electric Blues Ensemble. Lenny has studied with Bobby Tilles, Kenny Aronoff, Babatunde Olajunji, Julius Adeniyi and he says, “I love all of the different music I get to teach here!”

Lenny is an educator, workshop facilitator and musician who has worked extensively with the Old Town School of Folk Music and Chicago Public Schools. Lenny has a dynamic teaching style which meets the needs of various learners, including children in pre-school through high school, young adults to elders, as well as children and adults with special needs and learning challenges.

Education: B.A. Music Education, Vandercook College of Music

Started at the Old Town School in January of 1994


Group Classes for the session beginning 10/30/2017

Little Drummers with Lenny Marsh
for kids with birthdays between: 11/04/2012 and 12/04/2014
$114 ($106 members)
for 7 weeks
11/11/2017 – 12/23/2017Saturdays · 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM909 W Armitage AveREGISTER NOW

Group Classes for the session beginning 01/08/2018

Little Drummers with Lenny Marsh
for kids with birthdays between: 01/10/2013 and 03/10/2015
$156 ($146 members)
for 8 weeks
01/10/2018 – 02/28/2018Wednesdays · 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM909 W Armitage AveREGISTER NOW
Little Drummers with Lenny Marsh
for kids with birthdays between: 01/10/2013 and 03/10/2015
$156 ($146 members)
for 8 weeks
01/10/2018 – 02/28/2018Wednesdays · 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM909 W Armitage AveREGISTER NOW
Big Drummers: 5 - 7 years with Lenny Marsh
for kids with birthdays between: 01/13/2010 and 01/13/2013
$156 ($146 members)
for 8 weeks
01/13/2018 – 03/03/2018Saturdays · 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM909 W Armitage AveClass is full — Call 773.728.6000 for waiting list info
Little Drummers with Lenny Marsh
for kids with birthdays between: 01/13/2013 and 02/13/2015
$156 ($146 members)
for 8 weeks
01/13/2018 – 03/03/2018Saturdays · 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM909 W Armitage AveREGISTER NOW

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000