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Gail S.

Woodland Hills, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Gail S.

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As a highly-experienced female bassist I will patiently, in a creative, fun way, and in the way YOU learn the best, I will show you how to take the vision of yourself as a bassist out of your head and turn it into into your reality. Learn whatever you like, at whatever pace is good for you, including how to work in a band, write great bass lines, keep time, hold your groove, put on a great performance and provide the rock-solid foundation everybody wants from their bass player!

About Gail

Gail Sutton is an accomplished four and five-string electric bassist across all styles of music. She excels in live performance, songwriting, theory, arrangements and charts. While her heart was in British blues-based hard rock, Gail began her professional career in South Florida as a jazz bass

Kimberly A.

37 Reviews
Monrovia, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Art Foundations and Photography from Kansas City Art Institue
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Kimberly A.

37 Reviews
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I have taught all levels of bass for the last 15 years. I specialize in walking lines, reading, and improv. I teach all pop styles...rock, R&B, blues, jazz, country, funk and slap.

I can teach reading, theory and technique.

I am very patient and adjust areas of study to fit my students goals.

About Kimberly

I started playing music around the Kansas City area twenty five years ago. I graduated from The University of Southern California with a degree in studio/jazz guitar (cum laude). While at USC, I received a merit scholarship and an award for professional leadership and service within her department

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Omar W.

55 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Punjabi, Spanish, English, Hindi, Urdu
  • Songwriting & Guitar from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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Joel G.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joel G.

3 Reviews
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With my instruction, we'll aim to explore and hopefully master true harmonic and rhythmic support within an ensemble. I will focus deeply on pocket, vibe, accuracy, musicality, non cerebral expression, and most importantly, the art of being an in demand solid-as-a-rock bass player. We will work music theory, warm ups, learn and analyze essential bass lines, bass line composition, learn songs we love and more.

About Joel

My biggest asset as a teacher is that i'm also (and probably more importantly) an in demand, working bass player in Los Angeles. I play gigs of all sizes locally and throughout the world and also participate in major network recording sessions for both film and television. Most recently, I played b

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Emily
In the few months I've been studying with Joel, my bass playing has totally transformed. I had experience as a guitarist, but wanted to delve into the idiosyncrasies of bass playing so I could craft better parts for recording projects. Joel has helped me refine my technique, broaden my understanding of harmony in popular music, and develop a deep, authentic pocket. Now I'm playing bass like a bassist; not a guitarist (there's a big difference)!
Jeff
I’m a professional drummer who has been taking bass lessons with Joel for the last year. I’m so grateful to be taking lessons with a professional bassist who is actually working in the industry! He’s a great guy and has a wealth of inside information on what it takes to be a touring and recording bassist. I’d recommend Joel to students of all ages levels. Thank you, Joel!
Jonathan
Joel is such an amazing teacher! He knows so much about the bass and has excellent taste in music. I had so much fun learning more about how to groove better and improve my tone. I look forward to more lessons with him in the future!
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Bebé S.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded National Defense Service Medal from USMC
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Bebé S.

25 Reviews
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Want to be able to read music? Interested in being able to grab your bass guitar and play your favorite pop songs? Want to impress your family and friends with some flashy classical or jazz pieces? Well look no further, I will help you build a solid foundation of music theory, sight-reading, ear training, and technique while tailoring to your personal needs and goals. All ages and genres are welcome, my only rule is to have fun, so lets get started.

About Bebé

I am a professional singer, pianist, songwriter, and recording artist. I graduated from Broward College with an Associates Degree in Music Technology and dual -majoring in Vocal Performance. My primary instruments are Voice and Piano, but I also play guitar and trumpet. All of my students can ex

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Debra E.
Bebe is a fun person and Talented Teacher, Bebe knows how to takes the stress from the student and gives them the tools they need to succeed. I love going to Bebe's location and having my daughter get that one on one with her. My daughter was scared to have lesson because she was worried about being judged and Bebe helps them get over that. My daughter thought she was an Alto because everyone would tell her that. But as soon as she started going to Bebe she told her she was not she has more range then that and she is a Mezzo-Soprano. If you want a teacher who is friendly and supporting you need Bebe.. Thank you Bebe for everything you do...
Wendy H.
Bebe was great... very patient and positively:)
Nani
Bebé is great, hands down, I have so much fun in every lesson and actually feel like I am growing as as singer. She takes the time to make sure that I understand each exercise and feel comfortable singing.

Ben Z.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Business Administration from University of Nebraska at Omaha
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Ben Z.

16 Reviews
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I can teach fundamental techniques, musicianship, and songs for electric bass guitar.

About Ben

Ben Z. has been helping people achieve their goals in guitar and music since 2001, and is passionate about teaching students of all ages and skill levels. As an instructor, Ben combines traditional teaching methods with ear training and improvisation to create well rounded experience for the studen

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Zoe W.
Great guy! Really easy-going and knows what he is doing. 10yr old daughter can’t wait for the next lesson!
Greg
Ben was really chill, and even though I had no experience at all, he was patient. His style is super easy to follow, and he encouraged me to really enjoy it.
Tim D.
I was a great experience and Ben is very knowledgeable easy to learn from

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Playa Vista, CA

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Playa Vista is $64. 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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"Great first lesson, will definitely be back!"
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"Ahmad is a wonderful instructor and musician. He connects with people of all levels and is able to break down complicated ideas into more easily digestible pieces."
Lawrence
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Jonathan is very good at pushing me into areas that I'm not comfortable with. This has helped my overall playing. I'm still taking lessons and learning more each week."
Bob
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jonathan T.
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"Wonderful and patient teacher. Emphasis on playing what you want or need to play. I highly recommend Eric."
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"if patience is a virtue ... Andrew is a saint. encouraging, but firm. inspires student to explore creative and fun aspects of playing while still focusing on the technical. upbeat even on the difficult days so struggles don't make you feel like giving up but push you to succeed."
Denise
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Andrew C.
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"Wonderful, talented, supportive teacher! Choose him!

Jesse is, by far, the best music teacher I have ever had. He is able to effectively leverage my existing knowledge in order to quickly teach me new ideas and concepts of both creating and playing music. I wanted a flexible and talented teacher who could reinforce theory on bass guitar, piano and voice. Jesse has seamlessly done this, and more! Some teachers play or dictate a lesson. Jesse "watches & listens" attentively and finds ways for the student to "connect" to the lesson. I have been playing music for over 30 years. I highly recommend Jesse to anyone: from novice to advanced artist. Choose him!"
Andre
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jesse M.
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"The bomb! Even stayed over the hour time to help me understand something I was struggling with. Very patient and focused teacher."
Mickey
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Fabrizio S.
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"I have been studying bass playing techniques and music theory with Rob for several months now. Short story: he's great.

Rob's lesson format is pretty open. If you have specific questions/goals, Rob makes sure that they are addressed. He's been able to give me some great information on various techniques and styles, and I've picked up a good bit of general practical bass knowledge this way.

Rob is VERY knowledgeable about music theory, and its evolution over the centuries. That being said, discussions on music theory are always made relevant to bass playing. This makes learning the theory and patterns very practical, and for me, more approachable.

Thanks Rob!"
John
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Rob R.
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"online class is better than i thought...!

the on-line class is great! Eric J made learning the bass guitar easy. he is awesome and he is very patient. cant wait for the next class!"
Mat
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"Greg has been great to work with. Very patient and creative in his teaching. My son looks forward to seeing Greg each week. He has grown and leaned a lot in working with Greg."
Suzanne
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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