Evelyn Moreno

I started playing drums when my friend had a birthday party at Guitar Center; the party was a private drum lesson. I was only 7 but my parents thought they saw a spark and I loved it. They enrolled me in a conservatory that offered drum lessons, but after a year, my teacher left the school and I switched to School of Rock; it changed my life.

The first song I learned to play was Lick it Up by KISS and they are now my favorite band. I have seen them in concert four times and even caught Eric Singer's drum stick at the Houston concert last year! He is my favorite drummer and I love watching him play Black Diamond.

At School of Rock, I started in Rock 101, moved into Performance and have done 7 shows so far. I also take bass guitar lessons and vocals; I was the first person at Katy's School of Rock to play drums and sing lead vocals at the same time in a show.

I have played piano since I was 4 and am a percussionist in my junior high band. I also sing in the school choir. Additionally, I am a year-round competitive swimmer.

Music runs in my family. When he realized I was serious about drums, my grandpa gave me his original drum set from 1966; he was the drummer in a "big band" style group. My dad got the drums reskinned and I play them at home every day.

I love drumming because there aren't a lot of rules and they help me escape from reality. I feel so happy when I play. I am going to be a rock star when I'm older.

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  1. giovannatakakibottai on March 9, 2020 at 9:20 am

    Very good Evelyn!! Good luck in the contest. 😊

  2. Lisa Kyle on March 9, 2020 at 9:55 am

    Amazing! Good luck Evelyn.

  3. matt.barnett15 on April 29, 2020 at 7:38 am

    Good Luck and Rock on!

  4. B Ruiz on April 29, 2020 at 8:01 am

    Amazing Job! Good luck kiddo! You got this.

  5. beedee123 on April 29, 2020 at 11:46 am

    You are AWESOME grandbaby! Good luck in the contest! You are already a winner in my eyes! Keep it up!!:-)

  6. Mark Moreno on April 29, 2020 at 4:23 pm

    Homegirl better than Neil Perk!

  7. Daniel on April 30, 2020 at 9:02 am

    Way to go girl! Me and your dad love Rush and all things rock since we were kids! But I wish your grandpa had given me that drum kit and mate as of you! 😊

  8. Desiree on April 30, 2020 at 3:21 pm

    Good luck!! Xoxox

  9. Etigner1@gmail.com on May 1, 2020 at 6:24 am

    Do you. Love it! Way to go Evelyn!

  10. jellyjayboy on May 3, 2020 at 2:30 pm

    Good luck Evelyn..!!🙏🏻💪🏻❤️😇

  11. Alfred L. West on May 4, 2020 at 2:04 pm

    You are a very talented artist! We love your sound, and do see you as a “Rock Star” down the road. You have a gift.
    Good Luck!
    Al & Denise West

  12. Janelle on May 5, 2020 at 5:58 pm

    Good luck!

  13. taken on May 9, 2020 at 2:58 pm

    Keep it Moving. The beauty of your being is obvious. ✊🏾

  14. momoneymoprob on May 9, 2020 at 7:51 pm

    Never stop drumming. Or singing, or following your heart! We are all so proud of you Evelyn!

  15. glendad on May 10, 2020 at 3:26 am

    Love your story Evelyn. So happy you have found your spark. You can be exactly what you want to be, very cool indeed. Best wishes and hope you win!

  16. Kathy Bacon on May 10, 2020 at 5:07 am

    Evelyn, You have a beautiful talent!! Your amazing on these drums! God bless you!! I hope you win!!❤

  17. Susan Schmaeling on May 10, 2020 at 5:56 am

    Rock on Evelyn!

  18. Desoron on May 10, 2020 at 7:33 am

    You can do this! Make your school proud!

  19. Dodo1007 on May 10, 2020 at 11:09 am

    Good luck little lady. You deserve it. Keep rocking.❤️🎶❤️🎶❤️

  20. Connie on May 10, 2020 at 11:36 am

    Love your story! Good luck in the contest and the future. You are amazing and already a Bright and Shining Star!

  21. claulau74 on May 11, 2020 at 4:28 am

    Good luck!!!

  22. kiml124 on May 11, 2020 at 5:59 am

    You are a rockstar already!

  23. Aparna Shrivastava on May 11, 2020 at 8:16 am

    so proud of you ❤️❤️

  24. shannonmm on May 11, 2020 at 10:11 am

    Evelyn you are already a Rock Star sweet girl! Good luck in this competition!

  25. Veronica Quiroga on May 11, 2020 at 2:06 pm

    Amazing !!

  26. Sally Ramsay on May 11, 2020 at 2:18 pm

    GEAUX Evelyn, geaux!!!

  27. smramsay on May 11, 2020 at 2:21 pm

    GEAUX Evelyn, geaux!!!!💜💚💛

  28. sherriole on May 12, 2020 at 2:09 am

    Rock on Evelyn!! 🤘🏼

  29. Methode on May 12, 2020 at 2:52 am

    Good luck Evelyn! Yes you can!

  30. Bitsy Mendoza on May 12, 2020 at 4:33 am

    You my sweet girl are already a rock star!!! Good luck!! 🥁

  31. Anna V on May 12, 2020 at 3:41 pm

    Congratulations Evelyn!

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