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Mark B.

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

26 Reviews
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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.

David W.

19 Reviews
Berkeley, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelors of Science from Charter Oak State College
  • Teaching since 1996
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David W.

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I played in a few bands as a bassist, here are some genres:
North Africa
Jazz
Funk/Soul
Gospel
Folk
Electronic
Latin

About David

Hi there, and thanks for viewing my TakeLessons profile! I am excited to be a part of the team in Berkeley, CA. I started teaching lessons while in music school for Classical Guitar in 1996. From 1998 onwards, I played with a variety of musicians from Africa and Latin America, as well the as gr

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Selina
David did a wonderful job, teaching me bass via Zoom with a lot of focus on what I wanted to do. Even though my interests ranged from technical to classical to theoretical to funk, he always had something he could show me and proved to have great knowledge of the instrument as well as of music theory and history. I would recommend him to anyone.
Alec
David is a talented and extremely knowledgable musician. He has a deep love and respect for the music and imparts this love on his students. Always going above and beyond, he gives all of himself in his students, making sure they not only have proper technique, but a strong foundation of knowledge about the tradition of flamenco. He is able to breakdown and explain the complexities of this arcane art form in a way that is accessible to all levels of musicians. I couldn't recommend him more highly!
Aki M.
David is patient and enthusiastic about teaching how to play the guitar. He is also encouraging!
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Steven B.

23 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Teaches students 7 to 65
  • AA Music Theory from Laney College
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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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Lola M.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Music Therapy from NVCC
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
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Lola M.

15 Reviews
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Each lesson is tailored to fit each individual student. We will cover genres of music that's of interest to you, using music you enjoy most so learning the bass will be fun.

About Lola

I have more than 30 years of musical experience. I’ve taught guitar, piano, bass, and theater in private schools, art schools and I’m currently teaching at Classic Axe Guitar Gallery in Gainesville, VA. I’ve taught over 250 students in all levels of experience, tailoring each lesson to fit each stu

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martha M.
She is the worst tried calling her multiple times never answered only took my money doesn't want to return it or return my calls the worst !! Experience I have ever had.. My daughter was very excited and you made this very stressful gor her..
nick
Lola is a professional at what she does. From the moment I walked into my first lesson, I could tell she was very knowledgeable about music. Beyond music, she is a very kind and welcoming woman who is patient and understanding. She talks with you and really cares about what you're saying. She is a great teacher for anyone of all levels of experience in music and I recommend her for everyone.
Mina Saremi
Great Lessons! Really fun & keep you motivated. Lola is an awesome teacher!

Alex M.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Awarded Ibanez Guitar Competition Semifinalist from Ibanez Guitars / Hoshino Gakki Co. Ltd.
  • Teaching since 2010
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Alex M.

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I have 10+ years experience as a music educator working with groups and individual students of all ages and experience levels. I'm patient and capable of breaking down even the most advance concepts in a way that is both fun and easy to understand. You will feel more confident and notice improvement after just a few lessons!

• All ages and skill levels welcome
• Flexible schedule
• FREE lesson materials and tabs provided

About Alex

Guitarist and Educator with 20 years' music industry experience. I teach a variety of audio-related topics including Guitar Lessons, Bass Lessons, Songwriting, Composition, Arrangement, Audio Engineering/Mixing, Sound Design and Music Industry Career Coaching. Please feel free to contact me should

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Amanda
‚ÄčAlex is an excellent guitar teacher! He is knowledgeable and patient with our 9 year old son. At 9 years old, I was skeptical that he would not have the attention span to maintain playing, but we’ve recently lengthened his lessons! Alex makes learning guitar fun and exciting, he is truly skilled at teaching.
John
With Alex's guidance and fresh approach, I've vastly improved my ability to identify proper keys and patterns for soloing. I've come a long way in a short amount of time and I'm enjoying every minute of it. A lifetime of gratitude to Alex. Awesome teacher.
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Tim C.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Bachelor of Music from Cornish College of the Arts
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Tim C.

15 Reviews
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20+ years experience playing 10+ years teaching. Electric bass is my primary instrument and I love to teach it.

About Tim

Now specializing in online learning! over 5 years experience teaching online lessons and classes, professional audio and video set up, ready to take your playing, composing, or producing to the next level. One unique thing about me is that I've have experience in MANY different musical situat

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Christopher S.
Tim has taught me more than I thought was possible in the short time I've been his student. He teaches me to play songs I like to listen to and I'm learning music theory & site reading.
Amy F.
I'm only a few weeks in but so far it's been a great experience.
DaynaC
Learning so much!

Tim provides a great combination of theory and playing. I really feel like Tim tailors the lessons and practice work to what I need and want to learn. He has a lot of patience, but also high expectations that keep me improving!

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Mill Valley, CA

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Mill Valley 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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$41 average
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$53 average
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$66 average

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"Ian Stewart is rare among artists: in addition to being a master of his craft, he is also a great teacher. While his knowledge of music is vast and deep, he excels at breaking information down for the student and teaching the aspiring musician how to practice effectively and efficiently. He emphasizes the importance of self-assessment so that, ultimately, the students can teach themselves.
I recommend Ian Stewart highly."
Nathan
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Ian S.
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"For my first lesson it was informative and helpful to get back to playing again.It was a refreshing session."
Bob
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jason F.
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"Eric is very nice an patient, i am making solid progress under his instruction."
Ziliang Che
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Eric L.
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"speedy is an amazing teacher! Very patient man .
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Evan
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Speedy B.
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"Robert was a pleasure, caring and patient. we will be working together for a while I hope."
Don
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Robert D.
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"He's always super helpful in learning both theory and technique, as well as where different styles are useful. All of the lessons have been great at expanding my knowledge of how music works and how different eras and genres utilize theory to achieve a certain goal."
Spencer
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Benjamin Y.
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"Jered is a thoughtful and knowledgeable teacher. I look forward to continuing my work with him."
David
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jered J.
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"I would think the first lesson is always the hardest to start since as an instructor you don’t know what skill level you will be teaching. Trevor started the class asking what I wanted to accomplish and ended with lots of practice lessons for me to complete. Looking forward to more classes with him."
Randy
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Trevor H.
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"I started as an intermediate bass player. Mark was very helpful in advancing my skills in a very short amount of time. He is very patient and easy to work with. I highly recommend him."
David Hagen
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Mark H.
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"Matthew is a great instructor. He weaves together Theory and practical application seamlessly. A lot is covered in a short time."
Viola
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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