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Maximillian L.

4 Reviews
Brookline, MA
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of the Arts in Music from Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Maximillian L.

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I like to cater my lessons to what the student wants to learn. Spend the time learning your favorite bass licks, studying sight reading, learning the fundamentals of groove, dive into jazz theory, or learning about the mental approach to the role of a bass player. The choice is yours!

About Maximillian

Since 2010, I have taught private music lessons to students of all ages. Focusing on instrument techniques and the concepts of music theory, I guide students along their musical journeys and help them find joy in the music-making process. The music instructors I had over the years made a lasting im

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Douglas H.
Great lesson!
Leo C.
My son said it was great!
Alan R.
Max was prompt knowledgeable and easy to
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Very patient and I would recommend him for any
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Frankie P.

20 Reviews
Salem, MA
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Berklee Achievement Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Frankie P.

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I focus on playing bass like a bass player and not as a guitar player that plays bass just because he can't find anybody else to do it in the band. I teach mainly using examples and talk a lot about how a bass fits in with other players.

About Frankie

In addition to being a Berklee College of Music Graduate, I have a Masters in Music Education, and currently completing my Doctorate in Music Education from Boston University, I have been playing for over 30 years. Lessons are written and tailored to you. I use music, printouts, and instruction

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Mary Krull
Frankie helped me with my clarinet tone within the first 15 minutes of the first lesson, and gave me many more helpful playing tips throughout the hour. He was really interested in what my goals were. Looking forward to many more lessons with Frankie.
Carol
It's so rewarding to meet a teacher on the same page with me. Very personable, knowledgable and sets direction/goals clearly.
Dwonka "Dee" C.
I enjoy my song writing coach Frankie. His knowledge and patience was well appreciated.

Tom S.

Maynard, MA
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1982
  • Teaches students 10 to 60
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Tom S.

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25 year, veteran, Public School, instrumental teacher available for lessons on all band and orchestra instruments. Professional bassist, with extensive performance history. Specializing in Double Bass and Electric Bass Guitar.

I have worked with young children for many years.

Lesson focus on individual development of technique, music literacy and musicality.

About Tom

30 year Public School, veteran teacher. I have been cori checked, I'm certified, licensed and working in Newton Public Schools, for the last 23 years. I'm great with kids, and enjoy my career as an instrumental music teacher.

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Lucian W.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Performance and Arranging from Berklee College Of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Lucian W.

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- defining rhythmic and harmonic functionality of the bass
- learning notes on fret board
- constructing walking bass lines
- R&B syncopation

About Lucian

Lucian W is an alumnus of Berklee College of Music in Boston and former faculty member of the Hartford Conservatory. His vocal studies have been with Jacqueline Jarrett and David Baker in Connecticut, Jane Ellison at Loyola University in Montreal, noted operatic tenor Carmine Gagliardi in New York

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Matt
Lucian is a great guy and very knowledgeable about all things jazz. Enjoyed my lessons with him and can recommend for those wanting to get into jazz.
Carol
First lesson so far and took in just enough info so as to not be overloaded but enough to practice st home and keep interested. He was patient as I'm a true beginner.
Salvatore D.
Has a lot of experience and knowledge, and puts in the effort to show it.

Gregory V.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • B.A. Music Composition, Credits toward M.A. Music Education from Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pa
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Gregory V.

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I've been teaching Bass Guitar for 30+ years and my students have gone on to play in bands and work with major artists. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to know you way around the instrument and as time goes on you'll be able to play what you hear and want to play. I specialize in Pop, Rock & R&B and I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Gregory

Just moved back home from Los Angeles for the past 21 years and looking for new students who want to really take that first step or take it to a whole other level! Join me! The shortest and most direct methods to unveiling one's musical dreams. Voice, Guitar, Keyboard & Bass Private & Group

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Annabelle J.
Super patient and very good with kids. Added on guitar lessons as I see us being long term students.
Cole S.
Gregory is a great teacher, he is so patient! He has a great way of getting through to the student. My son really enjoys going to piano. 🎹
Victoria B.
Gregory was great! Looking forward to the next lesson :0)
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David D.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Awarded Most Unique Project Studio from Pensado Awards
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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David D.

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"Learn the rules like a pro, then break them as an artist" - Pablo Picasso

As a music producer, mix engineer and artist, I understand the need for proficiency as well as the artistry. My approach to teaching is customized to each individual as we are not all the same. I pay close attention to how each person learns and work with what the student can excel in. When needed we will do drills or work on theory or break down your technique to overcome any obstacles. With my industry expertise, I can help you become a proficient musician and help develop your style and artistry.

I look forward to working with you!

About David

David is a multi-instrumentalist, music producer, and mix engineer who works with artists at varying levels developing their skills, creativity, and music. Over the course of nearly 2 decades playing in bands and working in music production, David knows the skillset and mindset necessary to perform

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Kimberly
I'm re-learning the piano with David and he has changed my relationship to music for the better. After only a few lessons with David I've gotten a greater understanding of music theory than I had in my few years of early piano training. He is patient and flexible with his style of teaching. If it's taking me awhile to understand a concept he's good at explaining it more clearly. I definitely recommend him for learning the piano!
Christian J.
David is a highly skilled multi-instrumentalist and producer. I was introduced when he recorded an EP for my band and since then, we've spent many an evening talking about performing, recording, teaching and making music. He is kind, patient and extremely knowledgable about his craft. I always learn something new, interesting and immediately applicable to my playing when I work with him. I've had the privilege of sharing the stage with some of his students and they have always been exceptionally professional and prepared. I highly recommend David for lessons in whatever discipline you request - the crossover knowledge from all of his experiences will be invaluable to you.
Paul K.
David has exceeded my expectations. He is a fantastic teacher and person. I look forward to continue to acquire the skills necessary to play the guitar with his help and guidance. I am so lucky that he is there for me.

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Needham Heights, MA

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Needham Heights 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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"My lessons with Mr. Akers were awesome' He made learning the bass fun and interesting, but was very professional at the same time. Lesson material was clear and concise and easy to understand, because he taught at a pace that was manageable for me. Mr. Akers is an excellent instructor'"
- Ciane F.
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Raymond A.
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"I've been going to Eric weekly for over a year and he's been great. I've always wanted to play an instrument but never took the plunge and I'm very happy I did. He's super patient with me, and takes the time to make sure I can play real songs. We spent a lot of time at the beginning getting me to play normal songs instead of diving into theory first which I really appreciated. I could see myself starting to play. We added heavy doses of theory into the class throughout the year and now I understand how music is made. I'm a slow learner and need to practice more on my own but now I can actually play!"
- Melissa
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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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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"Highly recommended!
Paul is a true professional. Always polite, punctual and flexible. My son has been making quite a bit of progress in a few short months Paul has been teaching him. To the point that the middle school music teacher will be promoting my son to the advanced level band."
- Ed
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Paul M.
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"Awesome Instructor

I have been studying the bass with Andrew for just over two years with a concentration on Jazz theory. Andrew uses a step by step approach geared to my learning style - we have switched directions several times. Andrew's attention to detail and his desire for me to learn the right way is more than impressive. There have been lessons where I have not played a note but instead focused on reviewing different concepts. I'm fifty-seven years old and things don't come as easy as they use to and I really appreciate Andrew's patience and availability. I highly recommend Andrew for someone who is serious about learning to play the bass."
- Michael
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Andrew C.
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"Mr. Blackwell is an outstanding music teacher! With the method he uses to teach, the student will not only be able to master playing the instrument but they will also be able to read music. I am an older student who has never even touched a bass and in a matter of weeks I have been able to play songs under the instructions of Mr. Blackwell. Bravo to him and his teaching method!"
- B
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Luther B.
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"Paul is a highly skilled communicator of musical knowledge.

I've taken bass and guitar lessons from Paul for eight years. He has a deep understanding of music theory, and is a professional musician, playing multiple instruments. His brilliance as a teacher stems from his ability to tailor his instruction to a specific student's abilities and desires. If you want to learn how play the guitar lead to your favorite rock/pop song, Paul will teach you, while showing you how the scales and forms can, be and are used in other popular songs. I've seen him teach kids from 6 to 60. He organizes blues jams for students, giving them a chance to play with professional musicians. Paul is extremely professional, friendly, and knowledgable. Paul supplies carefully designed study materials. I don't want to over do it, but Paul is a gifted teacher of musical knowledge."
- Peter
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Paul S.
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"Taking Electric Bass Guitar lessons with Dan Brown, has been a great experience. Dan listened to my goals and tailored the lessons around my ability and musical influences. His classes are well structured, but also relaxed. Dan has incredible knowledge of the Bass and has encouraged me in all styles of play including slap Bass. I have no hesitation in recommending Dan to anyone interested in learning Bass."
- Eric
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Daniel B.
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"He is a good teacher. Made himself available at all times. Answers all my questions. Everything was good!"
- Robert
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Alexander A.
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"Instructor was very patient and informative. I learned about rythm, timing and all kinds of good stuff. Excellent instructor."
- Bill
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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