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Charlie M.

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

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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!
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David H.

16 Reviews
Melrose, MA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Music
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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David H.

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Bass is thought of as easier than guitar, but if you believe that you're just not playing the instrument right. The bass is arguably the most important instrument in any kind of music (Jack White doesn't agree with me on this) Every chord has a bunch of matching scales and lines and riffs that every serious bass player should know front to back to be able to carry a good band. All levels welcome.

About David

I am a 32-year old Massachusetts native and have been playing music since I was 8 years old, starting on the piano with a wonderful teacher in Beverly who also went to Berklee. I picked up the guitar and the bass in high school and got into rock, jazz and blues and haven't looked back. I received

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Robert
Dave was great. My daughter appreciated his style and ability to communicate.
Yvonne
David was very well prepared, very patient. He has a creative mind and is passionate about teaching.
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David is a wonderful teacher moving at a strong pace to get as much done in a short time as possible. He comes to the lessons very prepared with lots of great material to help the student learn and improve. Very knowledgeable and wonderful to work with. I highly recommend David as a teacher.

Zachary B.

Brookline, MA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Professional Music / Music Business from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2008
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Zachary B.

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Using Core concepts to teach the following.

: Ear Training
: Sight Reading
: Time Keeping
: Groove Concepts
: Jazz chord charts
: Learning Songs
: Music Theory

About Zachary

Hi, My name is Zach and I will be your music teacher! With over 10 years of teaching multiple age groups on guitar and bass, making lessons fun and supportive of growing musically is my top priority. I value using core musical concepts to help students develop a strong foundation to amplif

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Joseph L.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelors Degree from Moravian College
  • Teaching since 2010
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Joseph L.

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Enjoy learning to play electric bass with harmonic and rhythmic understanding. The bass drives the band!

About Joseph

I enjoy teaching all types of music. My greatest passion is the legendary jazz rhythm guitar style of Freddie Green with the Count Basie Orchestra. That disciplined and understated beauty combines harmonic theory, rhythmic strength and dynamic sensitivity. Guitar in any ensemble or solo brings o

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Luis T.
Already learned some techniques to improve hand placement. Mr. Joseph was very helpful and easy to understand.
Ken M.
Friendly, patient, and fun.
Caleb
Works well with me.
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Steven S.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $33
  • Bachelor of Music from California State University, Northridge
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Awarded Andres Segovia Memorial Scholarship from California State University, Northridge
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Steven S.

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Bass guitar lessons available for ages, styles and levels. You'll learn the songs that YOU love on the bass guitar and more! Lessons are available for all ages, styles and skill levels. Beginners are encouraged to apply. Students will have fun while reaching their musical goals. Students are taught to be musicians and artists through the study of the bass guitar. Students will learn cool songs, improvisation and music theory. I really love teaching music because I think music make the world a better place!

About Steven

Steven graduated with his bachelor of music degree from California State University, Northridge and obtained his teaching credential from Cal Lutheran University. While at C.S.U.N., Steven was the winner of the Andres Segovia memorial scholarship and the Randy Rhoads memorial scholarship. Also, St

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Thomas S.
Fun experience.
Fredrick B.
Steve is an exellent instructor. Easy going and brings a beginner like me to ease and motivated. Look forward to my next class!
Linda
Wow! My son had absolutely NO prior experience and after just 4 lesson's he was rocking it and even reading music! Steven is absolutely wonderful with teens. My son looked forward to every lesson. Best teacher ever!!!!!
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Rob D.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rob D.

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We're gonna play some grooves and HAVE FUN! I'm a professional musician and have been a performing bassist for over 20 years, and I hope to pass along some of my knowledge and expertise to you. I customize your lessons to your needs and what you want to do with your ability to play bass. I can prepare you for any genre as I include fundamentals (for example, scales and arpeggios) in your practice. I use these books for reference and/or lesson work:
- Hal Leonard's Bass Method-Books 1, 2 & 3 (Ed Friedland)
- Mel Bay's Deluxe Jazz & Rock Bass Method (Vincent Bredice)
I can help you learn how to play with a pick, how to "slap & pluck," how to sing and play simultaneously, and even how to sightread.

About Rob

Hey there! I've been performing music for as long as I can remember, and performing professionally for over 30 years. I have formal training and 12 years of teaching experience. I teach with positivity, patience, and perseverance and help you express the music in you! *** Lesson Details ***

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Parker C.
Rob was great working with my 11 year old. This was our first lesson and it was obvious Rob has a background in teaching and working with kids. He explains things in a simple manor and has a lot of patients. We look forward to working with him.
Wayne L.
Rob Is there a professional knowledgeable and patient I was very satisfied with my very first bass lesson
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The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Boston 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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"Ian is a kind and patient teacher, a master of his craft and knows how to communicate musical concepts in a clear manner. I studied Cuban/latin music styles with him as well as theory and technique on the bass guitar. In regards to my latin music focus, the information presented is straight from the source, and he has a wealth of material to dig into. He provided the tools and perspective of a real working musician and tailored my lessons to my level of skill."
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"Since our first lesson I've been progressing nonstop. He's a great teacher for both learning songs and exploring the nuts and bolts of music."
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"Andrea is a fantastic teacher. I came to the bass with some music background, and Andrea met me right where I needed him to meet me. His teaching methods are clear, concise, and all-encompassing. We focus on music theory, technique, and playing each lesson, and Andrea has greatly expanded my musical vocabulary and repertoire. I'm amazed at my progress so far, and I look forward to getting even better with Andrea's tutelage!"
Jonathan
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Andrea V.
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"Great teacher! I've learned a lot of cool songs and it was nice how Rodrigo pays attention to details that I wasn't aware of."
Joao
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Rodrigo D.
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"I don't' want to be redundant, but Greg is the best instructor of any stringed instrument he plays. He's patient, understanding and always goes above and beyond. He has a methodology that just works but is still unique to him."
Ravi
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Patient and adaptive

Eric's a great teacher for first time musicians. I'm about a month in and he's been nothing but responsive and helpful. I came with a playlist of songs and he immediately picked up on my tastes and adjusted our lessons accordingly."
Brandon
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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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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"My first bass guitar lesson was an excellent experience. Ronald was extremely professional and patient. He is very knowledgeable and definitely makes learning fun. I strongly recommend him as an instructor."
Eric
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Ronald A.
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"Really like Steve's teaching ! Very easy and simplified instruction.Thank you ! Can't wait for the next Lessons."
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Stephen L.
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