Matt Tatlock • Percussion Instructor

Matt Tatlock is a Wisconsin born percussionist and currently resides in Chicago. He has been playing drum set for 20 years and has a Bachelors of Arts degree in Music with a concentration in Percussive Performance from the University of Wisconsin Parkside. He has been teaching General Music for the past 5 years and currently works for Chicago Public Schools.


Matt has been teaching privately over a decade and has given drum set lessons to students of all skill levels and ages. His students have been featured at Summerfest in Milwaukee, and have consistently received high rankings at the state solo and ensemble competitions.


While he has an extensive background in drum set, Matt is an accomplished mallet percussionist as well, studying 4-mallet technique for many years. He has studied with many well know Milwaukee and New York based percussionists. He is excited to take on new talent in the Chicago area.

Northside Music Academy is providing music lessons for following Chicago neighborhoods: Edgebrook, Wildwood, Sauganash, Forest Glen, Jefferson Park, Mayfair, Norwood Park, Edison Park as well as the suburbs of Skokie IL, Niles IL, Park Ridge IL, Morton Grove IL, Lincolnwood IL.

Northside Music Academy | 6736 N Loleta Ave Chicago, IL 60646, US | | 773-455-6363