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Popular Bass Guitar Teachers Near Essex

Jason F.

Baltimore, MD
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David S.

Halethorpe, MD
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Nathan R.

Windsor Mill, MD
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Jason F. Baltimore, MD

Subjects Taught

Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Blues Guitar, Classical Guitar, Guitar

About Me

I have been teaching and performing as a full time career since 1994. Over the years, I have developed an approach to teaching that is customized to the needs and interests of each of my students. I will help you set up musical goals, and then use your preferred learning style to help you achieve those goals.

*** Lesson Details ***
Musicians think, learn, and create in many different ways. Some are visual learners, preferring to learn by studying diagrams and reading notes. Others learn intuitively, simply by listening, imitating, and then creating. My objective is to find the learning style which works best for each of my students. I can help you set up musical goals, and then use your preferred learning style to help you achieve those goals.

*** Specialties ***
I'm comfortable teaching any style, from bluegrass to jazz, blues, rock and metal.

David S. Halethorpe, MD

Subjects Taught

Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Blues Guitar, Classical Guitar, Ear Training, Guitar, Music Performance, Music Theory, Songwriting

About Me

David is a successful singer/songwriter/guitarist out of Baltimore, MD. He has a bachelor's degree in Music with a concentration in composition from Salisbury University, where he also studied jazz and classical guitar . In the 18 years he has been performing (13 of those professionally) and playing guitar, he has released 4 CDs and written over 200 original songs. He has opened for major national acts like Journey, Maroon 5, Toby Keith, My Chemical Romance, The Used, Thrice, Story of the Year, The Bouncing Souls, Eric Hutchinson, Virginia Coalition and Graham Colton. In the process, he has performed at such notable venues as FedEx Field, Nationals Park, Jiffy Lube Live/Nissan Pavilion, the 9:30 Club, Rams Head Live and the Recher Theatre.

As a teacher, David has taught in numerous locations in the Maryland area for the last 16 years. His students generally range anywhere from 4-70+ years old and come from a wide range of backgrounds and levels of proficiency, from basic beginners to advanced. Some of his students have also gone on to pursue careers in music, others have just learned as a hobby, and some have been somewhere in between the two. All are welcome!

*** Lesson Details ***
As mentioned above, David enjoys teaching students from all different backgrounds and levels of proficiency. Whether you are just starting out or a virtuoso shredder in the making, he is happy to teach you! Over all, he is fairly laid back, as long as you practice. He usually combines work with reading off of the treble clef (what he likens to "eating your vegetables." You may not want to do it, but it will make you a healthier musician!) with learning more popular songs (or songs the student says they would like to learn) through tablature and chord charts, depending on the style of the song.

David is also very pro music theory. He usually incorporates music theory into the curriculum in conjunction with the material already being discussed. He is also very knowledgeable about composition/songwriting, and if the student is interested in learning more about this area, he is happy to share what he knows!

*** Studio Equipment ***
Lessons in living room with couches, chairs, cables/amps, as well as extra guitars (acoustic and electric) and a bass guitar, if needed.

*** Travel Equipment ***
I can provide amps and stands, etc if needs be. However, if they are already provided for the student's sake/in terms of the student (i.e. I'll bring the equipment needed for myself), this would be ideal.

*** Specialties ***
*Teachers classified as a Student Favorite have taught a minimum of 25
lessons and have received the highest feedback rating from students.Pop, rock, jazz, blues, classical, metal and funk.

Nathan R. Windsor Mill, MD

Subjects Taught

Bass Guitar, Drum, Guitar, Music Performance, Music Theory, Percussion, Piano, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba, Upright Bass

About Me

I have been teaching private lessons for close to 10 years and have been an active performer for even longer, playing in all different types of groups, from rock bands and jazz groups to orchestras and brass bands. I studied music at Frostburg State University (Bachelors) and the Peabody Conservatory (Masters). I can teach just about any age and skill level and cover anything you are interested in learning; whether its a certain style, genre, technique or song.

*** Lesson Details ***
My lessons are laid back, with a focus on perfecting the basics. Most students work out of a method book appropriate to their skill level. Aside from that we'll also spend time learning songs and pieces of the students choice. With the right amount of effort, you'll know your way around your instrument in no time at all

*** Travel Equipment ***
Will provide sheet music and exercises. My students should have a working instrument as well as any method book or sheet music we are working on.

*** Specialties ***
I teach all styles and genres

Robert D.

Annapolis, MD
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Eric S.

Rosedale, MD
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Ben S.

Owings Mills, MD
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Robert D. Annapolis, MD

Subjects Taught

Bass Guitar, Guitar, Music Performance, Music Theory, Singing, Songwriting, Trumpet

About Me

Hey there! I've been performing music for as long as I remember. (I used to give concerts for all the family gatherings!) I've been formally performing in music for over 30 years. I have formal training and 8 years of teaching experience. I teach with positivity, patience, and perseverance and help you express the music in you!

*** Lesson Details ***
All of my lessons are customized to your needs, preferences and goals. No matter what instrument or skill level, I'll take you through the basics and help you build solid practicing fundamentals. I'll also help you develop your performance and, depending on how serious you'd like to get, I can also teach you to read music and learn music theory as well! I balance learning and technical skill with fun and self-expression.

*** Studio Equipment ***
I have a dedicated music room, stocked with guitars, basses, and practice amp, keyboard and computers with recording software.

*** Travel Equipment ***
Keyboard, practice amp, and/or instrument cords. I expect the student to provide his/her own instrument, and prefer they have an amplifier for electric instruments.

*** Specialties ***
I teach in all genres, but have experience in rock, alternative, pop, jazz, and even music theater.

Eric S. Rosedale, MD

Subjects Taught

Acoustic Guitar, Arrangement and Composition, Audio Engineering, Bass Guitar, Bluegrass Guitar, Blues Guitar, Classical Guitar, Classical Piano, Composition, Country Guitar, Ear Training, Flute, Guitar, Music Performance, Music Recording, Music Theory, Piano, Pro Tools Software, Singing, Songwriting, Vocal Training

About Me

My name is Eric Seidl and I have been playing guitar and singing since 1979, bass, flute and piano since 1983. I got my first teaching job at Erdman Card and Music store at 14, and started lessons and classes at Peabody at 16. by 20 I was teaching at Virginia Western Community College. Allow me to expand your musical horizons and fulfil your musical dreams...

*** Studio Equipment ***
Studio Equipment Hardware: - Digidesign Digi 002 Pro Tools 9.0, 64 tracks w/ Music Production Toolkit 2 Telefunken V672/2 and V672a/2 preamps -Columbus Electronic Corp. TA-1529 regulated output amplifier,various Headphones - Misc. DIs and other pieces Micro

*** Specialties ***
Lessons in guitar(all styles), bass, flute, voice, piano, composition, theory, ear-training, and studio production. Aside from band/artist recordings we can also do compositions and recording for video and film, voice overs and sound effects for plays and tv, internet, and jingles.

Ben S. Owings Mills, MD

Subjects Taught

Arrangement and Composition, Bass Guitar, Guitar, Logic Pro Software, Music Recording, Piano, Singing, Songwriting

About Me

After receiving my Bachelors in music education from Towson university I taught for years for Baltimore County Public Schools. My classes included Guitar 1-4 and two sections of Choir. Aside from my classes, I also directed the spring musicals.

For the past three years, I've been a full time entertainer at a dueling piano bar. That's been the most fun because I get to play all kinds of music and I get to play my favorite instruments; piano, guitar, bass and drums.

I have also performed in a variety of bands over the years, from rock to Doo Wop. When I'm not performing music I'm usually writing or recording it in my studio. I have a variety of professional software and hardware tools that I use for recording.

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