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Conor S.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 12 to 70
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Conor S.

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Although my schooling is in guitar performance, bass was my first, and currently most played instrument. I have been playing and performing music in bands for 15+ years. I can teach you the ins and outs of both proficiency on the bass as well as the finer points of what it takes to play with other musicians in a group (band) setting.

About Conor

Hi! Thank you so much for visiting my page and for considering me to be your new guitar/bass instructor. The main reason I think I would be a good fit to teach you is my 15+ years experience as a performing musician. I can show you how to be proficient on your instrument, which while maybe the m

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Omar W.

55 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Punjabi, Spanish, English, Hindi, Urdu
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Omar W.

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I've been teaching bass guitar for more than ten years. Offering individual styled lessons for the foundation of bass guitar--including techniques, scales and modes.

About Omar

My passion is sharing music with people. I love to answer questions and learn things I don't know, I know a good amount about guitar repair, improvised instrument building, how to buy a good instrument and not spend to much, and I have a vast knowledge of obscure instruments, and audio producti

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It has been a delight taking lessons with Omar. The sitar is a foreign and old instrument, and Omar was very patient with getting me acclimatized to the instrument itself - all the nuts and bolts of putting the instrument together, tuning and playing the strings. Omar adapts very well to my pace of learning, and teaches with depth, instead of rushing through material. Lessons are always fun and easygoing, and I leave with not just technical knowledge, but with also a feel for the background and vibes of Indian classical music.
Grant
Omar is an amazing teacher! He has taught me a lot about the the history and how to properly play the sitar. Highly recommend learning from him if you are interested in the sitar : )
David Hines
Omar is very knowledgeable and able to convey that knowledge in an effective and efficient way.
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Jeff S.

41 Reviews
Pasadena, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1977
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Associate Arts Degree and Bachelor's Degree in music from AA from Pasadena City College, BA from Cal State Los Angeles
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Jeff S.

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I teach all levels of bass guitar, from beginning to advanced. I teach in many genres of music including jazz, rock, blues, pop, folk, funk/slap bass, r&b and country music. I cater my lessons to the individual students wants and needs. In other words, I will teach you what YOU want to learn!

About Jeff

Hi, my name is Jeff. I received my Bachelors' in Music from Cal State Los Angeles and have taught music for over 30 years. I've played with the Drifters, Tower of Power, Brenda White, and Bobby Bradford. I have lead bands that have included alumni from the likes of Stevie Wonder, Jerry Lee Lewis, C

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Pat M.
I have been seeing Jeff for about 3 years. I was an old folkie - with no time to practice - for about 50 years, but finally my wife bought me some lessons when I retired. Hit it off with Jeff immediately. He really knows the music I want - which in my case is classic rock - but he can do pretty much anything you need. Still give him 5 stars!
Richard R.
I immediately felt at ease with Jeff and it did not take him long to figure me out and point me in the right direction. Looking forward to many more lessons with him. I wish I lived here so it could be on a more regular basis. But happy with what I CAN get. Thanks Jeff!
James A.
My Aunty is turning 80 this weekend and I decided to learn how to play Happy Birthday on the ukulele as a surprise for her. Jeff not only helped me accomplish my goal but also got me started on other songs as well. His patience and enthusiastic personality made the lessons not ony productive but personable as well!!! 2 thumbs up to an awesome instructor!!!!!

Meet Online Bass Guitar Teachers Serving Altadena, CA

Drew S.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Drew S.

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No matter what level you're at and no matter what goals you have I believe lessons should be fun, engaging, and meaningful. Every students is different, so my lessons are geared towards the students goals and skill level. I achieve this with a healthy dose of attention to creativity, technique, and functionality. Lets have some fun reaching our goals!

About Drew

Hi fellow bass players and music lovers! I picked up the bass at the age of 7 and haven't looked back since. Playing music in any situation brings me joy and meaning in life but sharing my experiences through teaching is my real passion. I have played in almost every situation and genre imaginab

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Scott K.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Scott K.

2 Reviews
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Scott started playing bass guitar in Jr. High with the Orchestra at school. Such a fun instrument to just sit down and groove. Great instrument to start on and bands are always in need of a Bass player.

About Scott

Scott has been teaching music for over 30 years. His method has evolved over time to meet the demands of changing musical styles and he has developed plenty of material to help students achieve their musical goals. His ambitions for each student are simple- he wants them to enjoy music and experien

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Jaya
I appreciate Scott's relaxed style. He is able to make a realistic practice schedule for me to fit in to my work week. It is obvious he is very knowledgeable and has given me a lot of good tips so far. I would definitely recommend Scott.
Rush
I took weekly electric guitar lessons with Scott from 2004 to 2012. He is without a doubt an extremely talented, enthusiastic, and compassionate teacher. Whether he was helping me learn basic chords or teaching me complicated songs, Scott never wavered in his dedication to teaching. Over the eight years as his student, Scott gave constructive criticism in a courteous manner. He was on time, inquisitive about the songs and music I was listening to, and ended lesson with new material for me to practice. I wholeheartedly recommend Scott to any aspiring guitar student.

André C.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded GDA Foundation Grant from GDA Foundation
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André C.

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First of all, I want to know what are the students wills and objectives in music. Understand why they want to learn music and what are their interests. This is a major thing to me, to know the student. After that, I work my way by giving the student material that will improve their skills and knowledge. This can be done by several methods (classical, Jazz, etc) that I have or by assignments that I will create in order to solve specific problems. I also want to focus on specific music interests that the student have, by giving repertoire and musical examples that will motivated them.

About André

I'm a motivated and good listener teacher who loves to see his students accomplish their objectives. I have a Masters degree in Jazz from the Manhattan School of Music and a Bachelor in Classical Double Bass from the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, Austria. I'm a active musician, bo

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Nick
Andre is the most amazing instructor! He is very helpful and incredibly knowledgeable. I was a complete beginner and he was happy to walk up and down complex ideas so I could understand them well.

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Altadena, CA

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Altadena is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $276 per hour.
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"David is very together and great for an adult student."
Emmett
Took Bass Guitar lessons from David L.
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"Akos is a great teacher, I learned a lot from him. Would recommend him if you want to learn some funky bass lines!"
Amanda
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Akos F.
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"Andrea is a fantastic teacher. I came to the bass with some music background, and Andrea met me right where I needed him to meet me. His teaching methods are clear, concise, and all-encompassing. We focus on music theory, technique, and playing each lesson, and Andrea has greatly expanded my musical vocabulary and repertoire. I'm amazed at my progress so far, and I look forward to getting even better with Andrea's tutelage!"
Jonathan
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Andrea V.
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"Perfect teacher for the passionate student

I've been taking lessons with Daniel for a few months now, and I have thoroughly enjoyed and grew from each lesson. If you're serious about making music for fun or professionally, he's the teacher for you.

What I like most is how he creates a beneficial and serious learning environment that's still incredibly fun and positive. After a few lessons we were already playing songs together, and he's taught me a more effective way to practice on my own, which was a major problem for me.

As soon as you meet Daniel, you can tell how passionate he is about his craft, and if you display your own passion for music, you will work great together, and you WILL progress. I highly recommend him!"
Daniel
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Daniel K.
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"Very helpful and informative instruction."
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Aaron B.
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"Alex is a great teacher.. He helped me learn new skills and reach a potential that i thought i would never reach. He works with your time and schedule. Im still learning for him so i would advise you book a lesson and try it for you self."
Anthony
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Alex S.
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"Paul has been EXCELLENT. I've learned an incredible amount from him and gained much more confidence in what I knew from past training. Highly accommodating and encouraging. I'd recommend him in a flash."
Abraham
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Paul W.
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"Knows his stuff, easy going and fun to work with."
Max
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Vince T.
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"Great Lessons! Really fun & keep you motivated. Lola is an awesome teacher!"
Mina Saremi
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Lola M.
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"Paul's enthusiasm for the bass is infectious and a great motivator. I actually feel like I may be able to learn to play! In just one lesson I learned more than 5 hours of You Tube tutorials could have taught me."
Deborah
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Paul S.
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