Teaches in Denver, CO
From Denver, Colorado
Bass, Drums, and Guitar
Hough Johnson grew up in Virginia Beach, VA. He began playing drums and taking lessons in 2001, and soon after, he joined the first of many bands. Hough began studying privately with jazz legend Ralph Copley in 2005. Ralph mentored Hough as a jazz drummer, ultimately giving him the technique to reach his full potential. His training included vibraphone, marimba, timpani, blocks, shakers, concert snare and drum kit.
Hough is a founding member of Denver-based improvisational jazz/rock group, Ruby Hill. He also produces his own solo outfit, Yours Truly, where he plays drums, guitar, and bass. He has released one full-length album, and he has new music always in progress.
Hough is an encouraging and upbeat music instructor in the Denver area. Additionally, he has teaching experience on the Eldora slopes, teaching snowboarding to kids ages 7-and up, which he enjoys doing in his free time.