Support All About Jazz

All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. Pay $20 and we'll hide those six pesky Google ads that appear on every page, plus this box and the slideout box on the right for a full year! You'll also fund website expansion.

I want to help

Dr. Shaun F. Hedgepeth

Shaun F. Hedgepeth, Ph.D. received instruction (music/drums-in chronological order) from Victor Robleto (1976-1977 at Neil Armstrong Elementary School in San Antonio, Texas), Hector Ponce (1977-1978 at Alan B. Shepherd Middle School in San Antonio, Texas), who was instructed by Fred Hoey-National Rudiment Champion, Neil Peart (on the Rush Hemispheres Tour 1978 in San Antonio, Texas), Ashley Patterson (of Oxford University-Magdalen College (1978 Oxford, England), Danny Solis (1978-1979 at Alan B. Shepherd Middle School in San Antonio, Texas), Frank Horejsi (1979-1982 at South San Antonio West Campus High School), Jeff Ryder (1978-1988 in San Antonio, Texas), Louis Bellson (during his 1983 drum clinic at Alamo Heights High School in San Antonio, Texas), Stewart Copeland (on the Police Synchronicity Tour 1983-1984 in Austin, Texas), Kirk Scott (1983-1985) of Kirk Scott's Drum City (who was instructed by the late Fred Hoey-National Rudiment Champion), the late Fred Hoey-1983-1985 (National Rudiment Champion), the late Charlie Fox 1983-1985 (at Kirk Scott's Drum City in San Antonio, Texas), Steve Smith (on the Vital Information Tour-1984 at the West Avenue Ballroom in San Antonio, Texas), Ed Shauggnessy (during his 1988 Music Educators Convention at the Marriott River Center in San Antonio, Texas), and Roy Haynes (on his 1998 Tour at the Carver in San Antonio, Texas).

Read more
Primary Instrument



San Antonio, TX

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.


Bosphorus cymbals artist Dr. Shaun F. Hedgepeth is a multi-award winning drummer living in San Antonio, Texas. He has toured with many groups, recorded in the studio, and gives drum lessons. Dr. Hedgepeth currently is a professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio, the University of Phoenix at San Antonio, and Palo Alto College. He is a true musical visionary who seeks musical enlightenment in all genres of music and passes his passion for music onto the students he teaches as well as the audiences that have the opportunity to hear him play

Read more

Support our sponsor

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY IT  

Premium Profiles

Norman David Norman David
Synia Carroll Synia Carroll
Stu Harrison Stu Harrison
Jon Dreyer Jon Dreyer
bass, acoustic
Harrison Goldberg Harrison Goldberg
Ferit Odman Ferit Odman
Carol Albert Carol Albert
Chris Abelen Chris Abelen
Pat Metheny Pat Metheny
Ken Field Ken Field
sax, alto
Tommy Smith Tommy Smith
sax, tenor
Nicolas Bearde Nicolas Bearde

New Service For Musicians!

Boost your visibility at All About Jazz and drive traffic to your website with Premium Musician Profile.