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Andrea B.

54 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Italian, Sicilian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor in Music Production and Engineering from Berklee College Of Music
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Andrea B.

54 Reviews
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I can teach you how to play with fingers and pick, walking bass Lines for blues or jazz, popular rock and pop songs.

About Andrea

I have been teaching professionally for the past 15 years and love it. Academically, I hold two degrees (production & performance) cum laude at the prestigious Berklee College Of Music in Massachusetts and have ever since worked as a guitarist, bassist and producer. I was fortunate enough to work

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Lidell
Never knew learning guitar could be so much fun! What a great teacher!
John
Best teacher ever!
Annette
Great instructor, patient and prepared!

Lucas M.

5 Reviews
Altadena, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Lucas M.

5 Reviews
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Students can learn everything from basic technique to more advanced walking bass lines and improvisation. Every student has different goals and I work with each student to make sure those goals are met!

About Lucas

I have a deep passion for music making and music education. I take pride in watching my students progress, develop and excel. I have helped all level of students, from early beginners getting over the beginner lessons hump, to students preparing to enter college and hobbyists or professionals tryin

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Barry
Great first lesson. Was really fun.
hector
This instructor very good. Very patient and I learned a lot today.. very happy customer
Bonnie B.
Lucas accompanied me yesterday playing jazz guitar while I sang some jazz standards. The experience was incredible and touching. I look forward to singing with Lucas again. Thanks.

Moa M.

30 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Swedish, English
  • Associates of Arts in Vocal Performance/Independent Artistry from Musicians Institute
  • Teaching since 2014
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Moa M.

30 Reviews
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Wether you are shooting for the Hollywood Bowl or just want to jam out with your buddies, I am here to help you reach your goals! We will cover everything from bass lines and licks to basic theory and your favorite tunes.

About Moa

Having grown up with two teaching parents and a teaching sister, I think it was pretty clear what I was going to be when I grew up. After touring all over the world, having songs on TV and radio and being signed both as an artist and a songwriter, I have learned some amazing things and I love passi

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Amanda
I'm a beginner at guitar and never did I think that after 3 lessons I would be playing the iconic rock songs that I know and love! Moa has an uncanny way of breaking things down and making a complex instrument easy to learn. I've throughly enjoyed every lesson thus far, and look forward to eventually becoming proficient with Moa's help!
Jurnee P.
Moa is an amazing teacher! She’s patient and very helpful and I’d definitely recommend her to anyone looking for singing lessons.
Kelly B.
Moa is a great teacher. She really understands how to bring out the best in people.

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Charlie M.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish
  • Awarded SAC grant recipient from Somerville Arts Council
  • Music Education and Jazz Composition from Berklee College of Music
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Charlie M.

7 Reviews
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Having fun learning a variety of songs while establishing a foundation of understanding of the guitar and music theory

About Charlie

I like to keep the lessons engaging by finding songs and material that the student is interested in. Every song is a world in itself and can offer many insights into the history and development of music. I'm currently finishing my second album of music that I wrote with SlowPokeNTurtle wh

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Richard
Charlie is the most patient and musical music teacher I have ever experienced and I am old! His approach to teaching is first rate. He is incredibly knowledgeable about all forms of music.
Larry B
This guy is incredible. He creates a safe space where you feel inspired to improvise and experiment with music. He showed me songs that changed my music taste and playing style completely. The best part of learning with him is that it feels like you are jamming with a good friend. He not only is an incredible musician but also a great mentor. I have only good things to say about Charlie
Kevin
Charlie McClaren is one of the greatest music teachers I've ever had. Learning music with him never felt like a chore, rather it was a journey we shared. He's patient and understanding, but he'll make sure you understand the music thoroughly. He showed me that music was more than an art form, it's a lens you see the world through. I can't recommend Charlie enough, no matter where you are on your musical journey, he'll take you to the next level!

Marc H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, German, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Marc H.

3 Reviews
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I have played bass since the age of 3, I play professionally both in popular, jazz, and classical genres. I have a lot of patience and only want you to enjoy music more, so ask me anything!

About Marc

Hi guys! I am both a language and music teacher who lives in America at the moment. I both work as an English teacher for refugees near Seattle as well as play as a professional musician. I have been teaching for about 5 years both in America and in Europe. My most recent teaching abroad was in

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Janet L.
I love my drum lessons thanks Marc!
Alex
Marc has helped me develop my style and helped me implement my "voice" in what I am writing. He also offered several constructive suggestions that made my piece stronger as a whole.
Danielle
Mr. Marc was an extremely enthusiastic instructor that made me excited about all of the material he taught me. He is very resourceful and uses a unique approach that I never had encountered from any other instructor. He is very kind and knowledgeable in many subject areas, and is an incredible musician. My playing improved tremendously under his instruction. I would HIGHLY recommend him to students of any age!

Robert M.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 4 to 75
  • Awarded Graduate Assistantship Scholarship from Texas Christian University School of Music
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Robert M.

38 Reviews
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Specializing in various genres for a well rounded playing experience which includes: scale driven bass lines, walking bass through chord structure, Pentatonic chord shape theory, Church Mode approach within key Signature, and of course blues form.

About Robert

I am a Music EC-12 Certified Educator with a degree from The University of St. Thomas and a Masters of Music Education from Texas Christian University. My previous career roles include being Children's Choir Director for All Saints Catholic School (2015-16), instructor at Cool Cats, General Mus

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Isidro V.
Very encouraging with my dad. He gave him confidence and positive reinforcement. And very thankful he was so flexible with scheduling.
Robert Turner
He did a good job
Gay
Excellent teacher and very patient.

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The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Santa Monica 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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"Kyle is awesome. Does a great job of breaking things down into understandable pieces. Appreciate his patience as well."
Dana
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Kyle K.
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I feel very grateful to have found and now be taught by Jesse. Despite my considerable age beyond his, he treats me as a peer and has kept me on my toes with learning tasks. Further, lessons are actually fun as well as challenging and about once a quarter, we have "band night" where many of his active students come together to socialize and to "jam" together.
I've had other teachers in my life (I'm in my 60's) and Jesse is by far the most intelligent, skillful and enthusiastic.
My only regret is that I didn't find him sooner."
Robert
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jesse M.
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"Lyle provided a great first experience in my bass guitar lessons. He is very knowledgeable and created a custom lesson plan to what I am looking for."
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Lyle R.
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"Simply the Best or one of the Best Bass Teacher I ever had in my whole life !!!!
I've never learned so much from him, Thank you Akos ! !"
Miguel
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Akos F.
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"He is a very patient teacher and really goes the extra mile when it comes to explaining things I'm having trouble with."
Adolfo
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Shawn G.
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"He's an awesome instructor"
Derick
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Brandon P.
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"Thanks for your very informative and interesting lessons! I throughly enjoyed it!!!"
Glenn
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Brandon D.
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"David has really tailored our lessons for what I was interested in doing. We are working on technique, musicianship and jazz. He was able to assess quickly where I was at with my skill set and pin point ideas and exercises to help me improve. I'm eager to keep on studying with him!"
Ben
Took Bass Guitar lessons from David S.
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"Ahmad is basically the best guitar teacher I have worked with. I've learned more about music from him in a year's worth of lessons than I did from five years in band. His books are both comprehensive and accessible in addressing beginning to advanced musical concepts, and he's a very patient teacher who also works well with whatever your style is. Through supplemental songs and riffs, he makes the driest aspects of musical theory and rhythm entertaining. No matter what your background is, you'll quickly become a much better musician through taking lessons with him."
Charline
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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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."
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