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Mark B.

26 Reviews
Castro Valley, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded King Of The Blues from Guitar Center
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Mark B.

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I custom build a lesson plan for each individual student's needs and goals.

About Mark

I have played on tour with several professional bands, playing rock, pop, blues, African, metal, and country. I now perform live in various bands and record original music as often as possible. My music has gotten airplay in many countries. I started playing guitar at age 9, and recorded 2 si

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Tomas
Best instructor ever
Scott F.
great slide lesson today - really patient and effective teaching - breaking the song down and getting into technique - thank you Mark!!
Richard D.
Great instructor, gave me tips that immediately improved my playing.
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Steven B.

23 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $40
  • AA Music Theory from Laney College
  • Teaches students 7 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Steven B.

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I have been teaching electric bass guitar since 1982, and will show you techniques to improve your finger strength and dexterity, music theory and how it applies to bass, and ear training so you'll be able to play equally as well whether you have music in front of you or not.

About Steven

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the piano, guitar or electric bass? Or maybe you've just felt like brushing up your musical knowledge and playing skills? Now’s your chance to fulfill those dreams! About Me: San Francisco Bay area pianist/guitarist/bassist; I've been playing music fo

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Debora H.
Wonderful first lesson with Steven. Steven shows a real interest in teaching. My success is his sucess. I learned a lot at the first lesson. He’s very knowledgeable, informative and has an easy going and fun teaching style. Looking forward to future lessons!
Sue M.
Great. He’s very talented I’m excited to begin working with him.
Lavernne
I've been taking lessons from Steven for I think two years now and he's helped me so much not only in reading music but also in ear training and in my song writing. He's incredibly patient and fun to work with. He also has a really nice cat.
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Paul S.

9 Reviews
Novato, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Paul S.

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I have been teaching bass and composition for the last 10 in many different styles of music such as: rock, jazz, funk and folk/americana. I am here to help you achieve your goals as a musician! We'll start with what you are currently interested in and expand outwards from there. Feel free to message me and we'll take it from there!

About Paul

I am a composer, professional musician and music educator. I have recorded and performed with many different artists, but am best known for my work with the Central Coast band Still Time. Starting in 2004, Still Time steadily expanded from a local college band to a national touring act and we succe

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Nadia S.
Paul has been an incredible teacher. He is helping me learn the guitar and I’m a lot further ahead then I thought Id be. He is also helping me with my song writing and composing. I highly recommend him.
Jeffrey
absolutely brilliant bass player. he's great at breaking things down in a way that you'll understand and he's extremely supportive.
Robyn
Inspirational! I love working with Paul. He is patient, fun, and incredibly talented and versatile.

I have improved so much working with him-- and he's also a really great person and all around cool guy.

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Daniel E.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Fastest Growth from KMC/Musicorp
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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Daniel E.

35 Reviews
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I believe music lessons should be fun and engaging for students. I am excited to take you to the next level, whether you are an absolute beginner, intermediate, or advanced student. If you are interested in learning classical guitar, rock, jazz, heavy metal, or polka!

About Daniel

Teaching Background: * I have a record of success with students of all ages, backgrounds, abilities, and goals * I teach using a variety of methods and styles, including my own authored books * I owned a music academy for 10 years where I trained others to be successful instructors * I have a

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Diman T.
Studying with Daniel has been an incredible experience. He is very knowledgeable but also very flexible. Whatever aspect of your music adventure you are looking to improve, Daniel has a path for you to follow.
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Gary A.
Daniel is extremely knowledgeable and capable . He is patient, experienced and understands what students really want. Great instructor.
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Chris B.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Business Administration from William Paterson University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chris B.

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Slap technique in the style of Red Hot Chili Peppers

About Chris

My name is Chris B. and I've been playing music for most of my life. The best lesson that I've learned is that we're never done learning. Once you start believing that you know everything there is to know about your instrument then you've stopped growing. I've also learned that I enjoy sharing

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Marley
Awesome first lesson for our 14 year old daughter! She’s pumped to continue with Chris, and we’re pleased with the entire process so far.
Ron
I have been taking lessons from Chris for 5 years. He is very open to learn and teach all styles of music. in turn, allowing me learn and play music I though i never would. His guidance in "the technology" of music is also greatly appreciated.
The learning experience with Chris is top notch, never an issue with communication or punctuality.Always able to move around his busy schedule for the "adult" student.
I want to thank Chris for allowing to find my "Soul Mustard" He is the best you can find

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Jay
Chris is an awesome instructor! He was patient and professional. I was truly a beginner and Chris helped me every step of the way. I would recommend him to anyone looking to pick up a guitar or further enhance your skills. Thanks for all the help!

Anthony D.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish
  • BA in Piano Performance/Jazz Composition from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner
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Anthony D.

5 Reviews
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Beginner studies in Bass, learn to play bass lines, understand chord progressions and fundamental notes.

About Anthony

Having an ear for music of all styles and genres, I had an interest in playing music and instruments at a very young age. At just 5 years old, I took my first piano lesson. I studied with that piano teacher for another 10 years, working on technique, theory and classical music, including playing pi

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Kaoru S.
Anthony is an excellent teacher for audition preparation.
He is a sincere and wholehearted person. His teaching method is really easy to understand for my little daughter. She has improved a lot thanks to his great lessons. I do appreciate his hard work and patience.
Wolf
We've only had a few leasons so far but Anthony is great with our 5 year old. Very patient and great instruction and gentle disposition.

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in El Cerrito, CA

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in El Cerrito is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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"As a middle-aged guy who has played drums all my life, I wanted to add the bass guitar to my repertoire. Hayes is exactly the right guy and was able to show me how to get off to a quick start and then be able to add to my skills as I keep playing. I would recommend him highly!"
George
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Hayes H.
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"Cool guy, seems to know a lot and is adaptable to the students needs"
Jeff
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Omar G.
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"Really enjoying learning to read music and more!"
Steven
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Mark L.
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"Al is a great teacher! He's not only a good player but also really knows how to get a good sound out of the instrument!"
Sebastian
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Alejandro M.
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"My son took Bass lessons from Chris for a couple of years. Chris is a great teacher. He was also really good about organizing performance events for his students to showcase their talents."
Stephan
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Chris D.
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"John has been very patient and caring. I have learned so much from such a talented guy. Thank again John"
Daniel
Took Bass Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Benjamin was very perfessional, and patient. I would recommend him as a great teacher for anyone wanting to learn to play the bass."
Frederick
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Benjamin K.
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"If you are looking for someone to teach bass by reading of sheet music, stop now and get back some of your precocious tim.

Matt teaches how you how to play by ear. I have yet to see a chord chart or any sheet music. He emphasizes timing, counting and not getting in the way of the train. if you want to become a musician who can sit in with others, have a good time playing, be ready for the stage, this is the place."
John
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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"An amazing teacher that has truly changed my life, and challenges me to be a better musician every week!"
Eian Woodward
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Paul W.
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"John is a cool dude with a rude 'tude. He was very positive and encouraging for my first lesson."
Arta
Took Bass Guitar lessons from John B.
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