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Linda C.

22 Reviews
Campbell, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1981
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Linda C.

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About Linda

I have been a public school music teacher for 30+ years. I am an optimistic, enthusiastic person, who will help you learn music reading in addition to music playing. I started on piano as a young child, and studied clarinet from elementary school through college, where I focused on french horn. I h

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Steven
My son has loved taking lessons with Linda. She is setting just the right pace with him. She is flexible given his strengths and weaknesses. He was genuinely disappointed when I told him he couldn't go to lessons this week because of a family commitment. Can't recommend highly enough!
Janet P.
very comfortable and satisfying first lesson.
JoAnn C.
Linda was great! As an adult beginner with the cello she made the lesson enjoyable and easy to follow. She adjusted quickly for where I knew a little and where I knew nothing. Highly recommend her!
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Tori S.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Awarded Distinguished Solo from Kentucky Music Educators Association
  • Flutist from Conner Middle and High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tori S.

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Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play basic exercises and as time goes on you'll be able to participate in recitals and perform in group settings. I specialize in classical music and any other style my students want to learn, typically use Essential Elements books, and have the following tools available for your lessons: endpin stops, solo music, rosin, cleaning supplies, etc. Some items may need to be ordered from our store, Music House. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Tori

Hi there! My name is Tori, and I'm here to help you with all your musical and crocheting needs. As the proud owner of Tori Stewart Music in Erlanger Kentucky, I'm happy to instruct any individual (over the the age of 5) that is willing to learn and have fun. I specialize in teaching woodwinds, pian

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Billy
Tori I was incredibly warm and engaging, as well as professional and knowledgeable. Will definitely be returning :-)
Sasha
My son is very quiet and shy, but Tori is more patient with him than most school teachers he's had. He really looks forward to his lessons.
Amy
My daughter loves taking flute lessons from Mrs. Tori! She is super nice, patient, and smart. My daughter loves how much she's learned about the flute!
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Tim C.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Bachelor of Music from Cornish College of the Arts
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Tim C.

15 Reviews
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Arco, Pizz, Jazz, Classical, Country, I have you covered. Bass is my area of specialization.

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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Matthew F.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • High School Degree from Lakeville North Highschool
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Regional Nash Next Competition from Big Machine
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Matthew F.

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Want to learn how to play the upright as well as the electric bass! I can gladly assist with both! I love each instrument equally and would be more than willing to teach you the ways around the upright bass.

About Matthew

Hello! My name is Matthew and I am a student at Belmont University studying everything that has to do with Bass. I am 22 years old and have extensive experience teaching people of all ages both music and sports! I am very relaxed and understand the desire to learn songs and things you enjoy hea

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Syd
Matthew is very dedicated to his craft and an excellent instructor.
Ryan
I’ve been taking lessons with Matthew for the past six months and he is a very knowledgeable instructor and all around good guy. 10/10 would recommend.
John
Matt's a great teacher, musician and person all around. I've played guitar for years now but I always leave feeling like I've learned something useful and its never a dull time! I feel much more confident in my ability to pluck a bass and would recommend him to anyone at any level of playing ability.
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Isaac P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Double Bass Performance from UNC School of the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Isaac P.

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Want to start thumping out some tunes on the bass, improve your technique, or perfect a piece for an upcoming audition? Look no further.

I focus on providing personalized instruction to every student with an emphasis on developing technique and musicality by highlighting the aspects of music that you find the most intriguing. I am highly experienced in all forms of classical music, and I have freelanced for three years playing with both classical and jazz ensembles.

If you are looking to improve your bass playing, and enjoy doing so, you have come to the right place!

About Isaac

My name is Isaac Present. I am a freelance bassist, and a student in the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, with a major in double bass performance. I started playing music at a young age and developed a passion for classical music in particular. Since then I have diversified my interest

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Dan K.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music - Jazz Studies from DePaul University
  • Awarded Iowa All State Jazz Band '08-'09 from Jazz Educators of Iowa
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Dan K.

25 Reviews
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Very comfortable with nearly all styles. Classical, jazz, bluegrass, pop, country, blues, etc.

About Dan

Dan K. is a professional freelance upright and electric bassist and teacher. He hails from West Des Moines, Iowa, where in high school he performed with the Iowa All-State Orchestra and All-State Jazz Band. He arrived in Chicago in 2009 to attend DePaul University, where he studied with renowned Ch

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Cedric R.
Great first lesson. We dived right in, which is exactly how I wanted it...
Atticus D.
Dan is an excellent instructor! Patient and committed to providing great lessons - he takes the time to make sure each lesson is helpful and adjusts content and techniques based on progress to date. Highly recommended!
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Average Cost of Upright Bass Lessons in Mountain View, CA

The average cost of 60-minute upright bass lessons in Mountain View is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $130 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$53 average
60 min
$72 average

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"Daniel is an accomplished Bassist, with the patience of a saint. He is Very knowledgeable about the history, and all aspects of the instrument, as well as teaching and explaining the playing technique and music theory. He is excellent with the bow on the upright bass as well!"
Allan
Took Upright Bass lessons from Daniel B.
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"Absolutely excellent bass instructor!"
Thomas
Took Upright Bass lessons from Darren S.
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"Just had my first lesson with Benjamin and it was great. Looking forward to more lessons"
Jamie
Took Upright Bass lessons from Benjamin Y.
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"Highly recommendable.

Alex can explain complicated things in a way that makes it accessible."
Nancy
Took Upright Bass lessons from Alexander A.
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"Fun and informative - thanks!"
Judi
Took Upright Bass lessons from Peter B.
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"I have just begun lessons with Isaac. He is an excellent teacher; attuned to my needs, very good at explaining things, patient, very good at getting me to understand what I need to know. I look forward to learning upright bass with him!"
Victoria Danberg
Took Upright Bass lessons from Isaac L.
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"Really great teacher, listens to you and helps with what you need to grow as a musician. Smart and nice, always willing to spend extra time working on what you need most."
Leo
Took Upright Bass lessons from Christopher G.
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"Kyle has given me contra bass, aka upright bass,weekly lessons from August 2015 through May 2016. I have never played a string instrument prior to this, although I do play piano and have played the flute, bagpipes, and piccolo over the years. I did not need education in reading music.

Kyle was able to take me from sounding like a lower octave version of Jack Benny (a mid-20th century comedian famous for his howlingly horrid violin playing) to a level where I know how to hold the instrument and the bow, the fingerings, bowing technique, and how to get a very respectable sound from the instrument.

He also installed the strings when I received the new instrument, found a manufacturing flaw in the bridge height that the manufacturer subsequently paid to repair, and diagnosed a resonance issue with the instrument that was corrected with a balance weight on the string below the bridge."
Laura
Took Upright Bass lessons from Kyle C.
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"Great teacher, very attentive and helpful, and is passionate about teaching proper form and best practices on the upright bass. Highly recommended."
Craig
Took Upright Bass lessons from Darren S.
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"David was very patient and thorough with the introductory lesson. He corrected some basic habits my son had and had him sounding better in 10 minutes.

He also had practical recommendations for daily practice.

I highly recommend David."
Lucas
Took Upright Bass lessons from David S.
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