Kelly Fasman


Kelly Fasman is one of the most respected drum and percussion instructors in all of the San Francisco Bay Area.  With over 40 years of playing and 30 years of private instruction experience, Kelly knows how to reach students of all ages and skills to help them achieve their goals. A frequent instructor at the various middle and high schools in the Tri-Valley, Kelly has worked with some of the best students around and is highly sought after. While she is an incredibly well rounded musician, Kelly mostly performs jazz and Latin styles of music.

Kelly attended the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston as a drum set performance major, as well as Cal State University, Hayward, Cal Arts in Los Angeles, and The Jazz School in Berkeley. Her education and overall musical experience makes her a wonderful teacher for people of all ages and levels. She is happy to call JAMS Music home for all of her private drum instruction and looks forward to working with you to achieve your drumming goals.

Remember that First Guitar


"This is my go-to music store. My two kids have taken guitar lessons here, and both loved it...I would give them six stars if I could."

Mark K.
San Ramon, CA

"Just used JAMS Music to repair my daughter's flute. Ian, the brass & woodwind repair tech is excellent. He knows what he's doing and is very ethical. I won't hesitate to bring my future business back there!"

Linda K.
Dublin, CA

"It was about time for the Tri-Valley to get a really top-notch music store.  I have been going to JAMS Music for a little over 2 years, and the place gets better every time I go in...I am a very happy and satisfied customer, and recommend JAMS Music to all my musician friends.  It an absolutely wonderful and friendly environment, and they are very easy to do business with.  

Gail E.
Livermore, CA

"All of the staff were welcoming and always answered my questions thoroughly.  I highly recommend these guys."

Steve B.
San Ramon, CA

"I commuted here all the way from Stockton because of the high praise this place has on Yelp. From my recent experience, JAMS Music has totally exceeded my expectations."

Andy D.
Ripon, CA