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Scott M.

3 Reviews
Jamaica Plain, MA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Scott M.

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Bass is the foundational element of music. It's an instrument that usually plays a supportive role while maintaining the integrity of the groove, and the feel of the overall sound. My experience as a bassist has been performing with a wide variety of ensembles from soul and funk to folk and rock. This is an instrument I have a passion for teaching because of it's link between the rhythmic and harmonic elements of music.

About Scott

Hello fellow music lover! My name is Scott, and I'm a musician with 15+ years of performance experience. I've studied performance at Berklee College of Music and performed in various configurations from funk/soul ensembles, to folk-rock bands and I write my own music that I perform as a solo art

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Khalil
Great instructor with the knowledge to teach superbly, with the insight to reach high levels of efficiency!
Dan
Scott is a patient and supportive teacher. He helped me tap into my musical intuition while also supporting a practical understanding of music theory. Working with Scott felt like having a mentor, rather a teacher, to support me on my musical journey.
Kelly
Scott taught me introductory drums. Scott is warm, funny, and adaptable - he made learning fun and easy for me. I didn't feel dumb when I made mistakes, in no small part because Scott was very encouraging and pointed out the things I was doing well!

Another reason to take lessons with Scott - he's incredibly talented and plays multiple instruments. For example, I wanted to practice playing drums in a "band" setting, so Scott grabbed an electric bass and we started jamming.

10/10 would recommend, especially if you like laughing a lot while you learn a new skill!

Sam R.

Belmont, MA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sam R.

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Bass is mostly arpeggios, and knowing and understanding this, classic bass lines you should know and can create variations on. Duck Dunn and John MoVie, 2 perfect bass players.

About Sam

I have been playing guitar and bass in blues, classic rock, country, and RnB bands for 20 years. I have been teaching at the Norfolk School of Music for 10 years. I love playing gigs, teaching, jamming, learning songs and riffs from CDs, and will continue doing all this if I win the lottery , or g

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Charlie M.

7 Reviews
Charlestown, MA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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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Chris D.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Bachelor of Arts: Music (Performance and Pedagogy) from North Central University
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Chris D.

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I'll help you develop your bass technique, learn the bass lines of your favorite bands and get you ready to play with a live band. If your primary instrument is guitar, like me, I'll help you understand that the bass is NOT a 4-string guitar. : )

About Chris

Chris grew up hearing his dad play guitar around the house and at live shows. He “caught the bug” around age 13 and hasn’t stopped playing since! He’s been teaching guitar since 2003 and received his Bachelor of Arts in Music at North Central University in 2008 where he studied jazz, blues, rock, c

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Renee
My 15 year-old son started guitar this summer. He has truly enjoyed working with Chris. Chris is patient and encouraging, as well as being a cool guy that my son looks up to.
Helen
My 13-years old son was reluctant to take music lessons. He had not liked piano (with a different instructor) when he was younger, but agreed to try guitar. Since the first trial lesson, he has been excited to learn more!

Chris is a fun teacher who knows his stuff and who communicates well with both his students and their parents. I have three kids and have found it’s difficult to find a teacher who is responsive to parents + engaging with youth + gifted at music.

His rates are very reasonable for our area. His in-home lesson space is professional and comfortable — I get to sit on a comfy couch and get work done during my son’s weekly lesson. In addition, Chris goes above and beyond to make sure the lessons are meeting our expectations. He tracked down strings for us when we accidentally broke one. He has rescheduled lessons due to our busy schedules. He is genuinely kind and such a pleasure to work with — we couldn’t be more thrilled!
Brian
Our kids have loved working with Chris. He picks songs they're excited to play, teaches them patiently, and has a lot of fun with them. They've made a ton of progress since they started with Chris, and they're always excited to see him!
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Adam W.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance from Eastern Illinois University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
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Adam W.

6 Reviews
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I've been playing for twenty years in a variety of styles and truly love the bass. I have a music degree for both jazz and classical music. I've played professionally as a freelance bassist for the last ten years. I have a wealth of lessons that are geared toward students individual needs and learning styles. My focus on fundamentals stretches across skill levels and ties technique to theory in easily understandable ways so that not only can my students play, but they understand what they're playing and how that interacts with the music they're playing to. Additionally, I'm a professionally trained Life Coach which means I have a particular set of skills that directly effect motivation and accountability.

About Adam

I've been playing and a teaching professional bassist for over 20 years and have a deep love for the bass. I enjoy working with all ages and focus on what brings my students the most joy. I'm classically trained, but have spent my career playing and teaching many styles and techniques. My goal is t

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Kate
My daughter began taking in-home lessons with Adam in the winter and we’ve continued with online lessons during the pandemic. He is professional, knowledgeable, warm, and makes it fun for my daughter. He’s engaging and has ignited a love of music in her and I’d recommend his services to kids and adults alike.
Jordan
Adam was a great tutor, he tailored our lessons to elements of bass playing that I was most interested in. He walked the tight line between helping me learn and pushing me to make discoveries for myself in my bass education with him.
Andy M.
Adam is my favorite teacher ever! In my experience many teachers out there are fantastic musicians but lacking when it comes to the actual teaching skill set to communicate knowledge and craft. Adam has the rare ability to listen to you, understand where you’re coming from, and help you get where you’re trying to go—in addition to being a fantastic musician! Highly recommended.

Tim M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Tim M.

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customized lessons based on what you want to learn, at any level, focusing on using songs to teach technique and theory

About Tim

I'm a multi instrumentalist with a decade of performing and teaching experience on the bass, guitar, piano, cello, sitar, and more. Ive performed on the Grammys, toured internationally, and studied music in a multitude of styles on many instruments, including a bachelors degree from University o

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"Fantastic Teacher!

Alex is an awesome teacher! His ability to communicate information in a way that is easily understood no matter the complexity is a rare thing. Alex is obviously extremely passionate about teaching and music. Alex goes above the expected level of effort from a teacher, making sure every lesson has new and interesting material to be covered, as well as staying in contact as needed outside of lessons to answer any questions that may arise while practicing. If you are looking for someone who is dedicated to your learning process, as well as doing everything they can to keep material interesting and fun, I would suggest Alex."
Evan
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Alexander A.
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Very knowledgeable. Clearly been teaching for a long time as the lesson plan is very fluid and very efficient. Makes fantastic metaphor comparisons to make musical theory make sense. Will definitely return for extensive lessons."
Italo
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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"Great teacher! I learn so much more in my lessons with David than I think I ever would anywhere else. He is very patient and breaks down music theory so it is easy to understand. Bass is tricky for me and he helps me understand my place more and provides context. He also instills a lot of confidence in my abilities and gives great feedback. And he's a lot of fun!"
Chloe
Took Bass Guitar lessons from David B.
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"You will never find a better bass teacher

Joel is a great teacher. He has patience, keeps on track, gives good feedback, and knows all kinds of music. He has taught me bass, and vocals. I am a lead in my school musical and I owe it all to what he has taught me! I would recommend Joel for anyone who wants to learn about music. He is a very good, reliable, professional... all the stuff you look for in a teacher."
Denine
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Joel M.
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"Akos is patient, explains well and teaches mostly with songs instead of exercises. Definitely worth it!"
Bryce
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Akos F.
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"Robert was a pleasure, caring and patient. we will be working together for a while I hope."
Don
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Robert D.
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"very good first lesson. I look forward to the next one. Thanks."
Chuck
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Rob R.
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"I am really lucky to have found Al. I am just learning my instrument as an adult and have tried three different teachers (as well as self-managed lessons) before Al. Why I am enjoying my lessons with Al so much is because he brings energy to the session, he encourages questions, he's ready (even excited) to dig deeper into the why of what I'm learning. He challenges you to get the basics and get them right, but he's also willing to indulge in a student's curiosity and let me take the lesson where I want to do as well. All this means I am developing a lot faster than I did when I tried to learn on my own. I'd highly recommend giving Al a try."
Steve
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Al P.
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"He is so friendly and professional. I really enjoy his lesson."
Josh
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Gabriel H.
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