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Jeremie W.

26 Reviews
McHenry, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.A. Music Composition from Columbia College Chicago
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Jeremie W.

26 Reviews
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I've been playing electric bass guitar for about 10 years now. Similar to guitar, I can teach either finger-style or with a pick.

About Jeremie

I'm a self taught guitarist who has been playing for 20 years. I have played professionally in numerous bands and ensembles ranging from jazz to folk to rock, and I've been writing music for the same length of time. I currently perform with one of my students from TakeLessons named Mackenzie O'Brie

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Dave K.
It was great for a first session
Danny
Jeremie is a great instructor. He moves and a good pace, really knows the details of what he is teaching, and caters the lesson material to you to keep it interesting. Would highly recommend!
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Paul W.

79 Reviews
Mount Prospect, IL
Starting at $30
  • Bachelors Degree in Instrumental Performance / Jazz Guitar from Columbia College
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul W.

79 Reviews
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I tailor all my lessons to the individual students interests and wants.
Whatever your goals are, I'll help you get there.

About Paul

I have played the guitar for twenty years and have studied a wide variety of music including jazz, classical, folk, blues and rock. I’m skilled in acoustic, electric and classical styles of the guitar. I have an open mind about music and can appreciate any style or type. I have a firm background

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As a young female, I was apprehensive about choosing a male teacher that teaches in his home. However, Paul has been professional and I have not had any concerns since meeting him and working with him. He is a well-planned, experienced teacher who artfully progresses students from week to week in a manner that is constructive and fun. In only 5 weeks I have learned more about playing guitar and guitar theory than I would have thought. He has been attentive to my goals and it is precisely the experience that I pay for.
Darian B.
I've been with Paul for about 3-4 months. I came to him having a minor in music and a lot of guitar under my belt, but frustrated with my consistency. I did a check in on my abilities recently and I'm able to play pretty much any song in the real book now after 1 or 2 tries. This is great, especially because I don't feel like I'm working that hard. So yeah he's great. I recommend him.

Jennifer P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Guitar Performance from Minnesota State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jennifer P.

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Do you want to learn the bass guitar? Have you ever loved that bottom end thump that seems to drive the music? Learn to be a versatile bassist building the lower end or stepping out and making your bass line the songs hook. I will take you through the basics to more advanced techniques that allow you to solo and stand out.

About Jennifer

My name is Jen P. and I have an extensive amount of education and experience within the music industry. I attended Minnesota State University for guitar performance and music industry. My experience includes touring, recording, teaching, writing, singing and playing various musical instruments.

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Jenelle R.

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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Jenelle R.

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Want to groove out to your favorite songs? Be able to play in a band? Be the foundation in any musical setting? I am your gal. I can teach many styles of the electric bass including funk, blues, hip hop, pop etc. I can also teach you music theory and how to improvise which will open the possibilities for how far you can go. I’ve been performing live as a bassist for many years and can prepare you for what you need to know to hit the stage and play with others. Our lessons will be fun and exciting and I will tailor them to your goals.

About Jenelle

I am a professional guitarist and bassist. I obtained a degree from the California Jazz Conservatory in Berkeley, CA. I have been teaching for over 10 years to students of all ages. I spent years performing around the San Francisco Bay Area and the last few years performing in New Orleans. I’ve tou

Nadav P.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Awarded Excellence in Jazz Guitar Award from The America-Israel Cultural Fund
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Nadav P.

9 Reviews
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Laying down grooves, knowing the fretboard and coming up with bass lines are just a few of the subjects we can work on!

About Nadav

Hi there, My name is Nadav and I have been a professional guitar player and teacher for most of my life now. I have a very extensive experience playing festivals and venues in the U.S and abroad and have been teaching beginner and advanced guitar/bass and musical ensemble classes for 15 years.

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Bill T.
Speaking from the standpoint of a colleague of Nadav’s for many years and professional musician/educator myself, Nadav is the real deal. He is my top recommendation, without question, for anyone looking to study the guitar and/or music in general.

Nadav is an extremely gifted and skilled musician, composer, and bandleader with very deep understanding of playing the guitar. He has the experience and versatility to so in a multitude of different styles ranging from R&B, Pop, Funk, Jazz and Ethiopian groove music (check out his incredible band: Abbess Orchestra). He is also extremely kind, has a gentle yet “matter-of-fact” demeanor and is the consummate professional.

For anyone who has interest in learning the guitar and needs an instructor, no matter their experience level, it’s impossible to go wrong with Nadav. Just check him out and sign up!
Eran
I was a self taught guitar player since a very early age, so when I met Nadav for the first time I already knew many songs and chords. But my technique was a mess.
Nadav helped me establish a healthy and meticulous practice routine that fixed my technique very quickly.
I would recommend him as a teacher for every level.
Randy
Great teacher with good vibes! Nadav showed me great ways to practice harmony and soloing on the guitar. Highly recommended.
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David M.

45 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches Beginner
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David M.

45 Reviews
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sight-reading, chart interpretation, scale/chord relationships.

About David

Composer and guitarist David began formal music training at the age of 5 on the drums. He taught himself guitar as a teenager and began playing in local rock bands. Initially entering college as a Journalism major, his passion for music led him to Meramec College where he studied Music Theory with

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Robin K.
Dave is great. Very patient and a good teacher.
Landon
David is a fabulous teacher. I am very pleased, he was very good with my eight year old grandson.

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Crystal Lake, IL

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Crystal Lake 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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"Very professional and talented musician! My son is really enjoying his lessons with Aldrin."
Landon
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Aldrin E.
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"Kimberly is a very patient teacher as I begin to learn the bass. I highly recommend her."
Christopher
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Kimberly A.
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"Was very quick to spot the holes in my technique and theory and provided an exercise after the first lesson that has helped immensely. An astute musician and an effective communicator."
Simon Carlile
Took Bass Guitar lessons from David W.
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"I play a few instruments and had music teachers for other instruments before, but Ahmad is the most passionate, helpful, and efficient teacher I've ever had. What I really like about him as a teacher is he customizes the lessons according to your level and need (what genre you are interested in, what techniques you need to learn for specific songs and bands you are interested in, what theory you need to learn, and etc.). So if you are at intermediate or even advanced level and like to excel further, he is the best teacher and wouldn't waste your time at all! Personality-wise he is also very chill and easy to get along with. I highly recommend him for any level!"
Sina
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Aaron is great. Very knowledgeable and very encouraging. Makes lesson fun and interesting."
Joseph
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Aaron B.
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"My Daughter really enjoyed her lesson. Aleksis knowledge of music was excellent."
Taylor
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Aleksis B.
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"Ed is an effective teacher that is patient and talented. He plays the bass effortlessly and has awesome taste in music! If you're a rock or metal fan and want to learn guitar or bass, you found your teacher. Thanks Ed!"
Jessie
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Edward E.
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"Greg helped me start playing bass and to progress to the level where I'm playing on my church's worship team 2x per month with comfort and fun! He's very knowledgeable and easy to learn from."
Audrey
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Jonathan taught me when I was around middle school age and has left a lasting impression on how I approach the bass and music 10-ish years later. Under his tutelage I learned music theory, techniques, and all sorts of different genres and styles.

His lessons were always very professional. I always felt challenged, but not overwhelmed, by the material being taught. He also made it easy to be interested in the lessons; he would always ask if there's any song or genre that I wanted to learn and that sort of thing.

Overall, definitely a 5/5 top shelf educator and musician."
Steve
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jonathan L.
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"Dave is very friendly. He is passionate about his music. He adapts the lessons to the students needs and can record the lesson. I have taken lessons for 3 years now, and I am now playing bass guitar in my high school jazz band. He is a wonderful teacher!"
Jacob
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Uncle Dave T.
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