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Popular Upright Bass Teachers in Rockville, MD

Daniel B.

16 Reviews
Chantilly, VA
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Barry McDonald Scholarship from University of Tennessee
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Daniel B.

16 Reviews
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With or without a bow, upright bass students that study with me can learn a variety of styles (classical, jazz, bluegrass, etc.). Lessons include focus on intonation, dexterity, and rhythmic independence with special attention to having a comfortable approach to the instrument. Students will always have tangible representations of their work through recordings and personalized musical guides.

About Daniel

Hello! My name is Daniel and I have been playing and teaching guitar and bass (electric and upright) in all styles for over 15 years. I even have a Masters Degree and a Bachelors in music to show for it. My students have the benefit of highly customized lessons based on their interests and goals

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Eric
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.
Rohan
Good experience definitely would recommend! Encouraging teacher who is committed to helping you learn what you want to learn.
Warren G.
Daniel covered all the basics of playing the double bass very clearly and extended the lesson a little to allow me to work on a couple of songs,
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Nathan R.

24 Reviews
Hanover, MD
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Masters Degree from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Awarded Peabody Merit-based Scholarship from Peabody Institute
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Nathan R.

24 Reviews
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The main focus is on technique (bowing, fingerings) while covering any classical repertoire. I can also cover jazz, rock/pop if the student wishes.

About Nathan

I have been teaching private lessons for close to 10 years and have been an active performer for even longer, playing in all different types of groups, from rock bands and jazz groups to orchestras and brass bands. I studied music at Frostburg State University (Bachelors) and the Peabody Conservat

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Joshua V.
Very pleasant teacher. First lesson went well. Thank you
Twila
Nathan is kind and encouraging. My son is enjoying the lessons and making progress towards playing tapas and reveille. He sounds good!! Online classes are convenient to add into a busy schedule.
Jonas L.
This is the first lesson I got to listen to of my son working with Nathan. Usually I'm not home from work. I am really impressed with how much he was able to help my son improve so quickly. I wish we had started this much sooner.
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Jessica P.

20 Reviews
Chevy Chase, MD
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Doctor of Musical Arts from Stony Brook University
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Jessica P.

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Classical music-focused, fun and relaxed environment, experienced teacher with top conservatory background

About Jessica

Jessica moved to the Chevy Chase/Bethesda area in 2009, having grown up and gone to school in New York and Ohio. She loves the area, and she and her husband are thrilled to be putting down roots in the community. As a performer, Jessica has traveled around the world, but throughout her career teach

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Zarya N.
She is an amazing teacher and you should have her as your instructor she taught me all I know about classical piano so I thank her for that.
Les
I had a great first lesson with Jessica. The lesson took place in a comfortable studio in her house. We discussed my goals and then reviewed where I am currently. She paid carefully attention to my body position with the bow and had several great suggestions on exercises to improve it. I'm already looking forward to the next lesson.
Gagnon P.
Jessica is very nice!

Meet Online Upright Bass Teachers Serving Rockville, MD

Nevena K.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, Slavic Languages, Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, English
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Nevena K.

4 Reviews
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As both a school teacher and a private instructor, I have had the opportunity to tailor my knowledge of different teaching methods based on my student’s needs.
My extensive background in music theory sets a good foundation for students to successfully begin understanding and connecting musical concepts.
Very often, my versatile teaching and performing experience in different genres helps me easily adjust to students’ interests and learning pace.
I am looking forward to playing and enjoying music with you!

About Nevena

As both a school teacher and a private instructor, I have had the opportunity to tailor my knowledge of different teaching methods based on my student’s needs. My extensive background in music theory sets a good foundation for students to successfully begin understanding and connecting musical co

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Jorge
I have been taking piano lessons with Nevena for three months and I highly recommend her as a teacher. I'm 46 years old with no musical background and no sense of rhythm, if she can teach me she can teach anybody.

She is a very patient instructor. We use a book for lessons but also individualizes lessons depending on how your are progressing.

We recently had to switch to having our classes through Skype and she has been very effective continuing to teach in that format.
Reynold
Nevena is an amazing Piano instructor. Not only was she receptive to my piano goals but she also ensured that I received an adequate foundation in understanding music and how to practice.

I highly recommend hiring Nevena as your Piano instructor. She has helped me rediscover the joy of listening to music, playing music and creating music! I'm sure she can do the same for you
Alejandro
Great and inspiring teacher! I've learned so much in little time, would recommend .
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Mitchell P.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mitchell P.

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Students can expect to learn Classical and Jazz fundamentals.

About Mitchell

I am 48 years old and I’ve been playing the bass since 9 years of age. I started performing professionally at age 14. I play the String Bass as well as Electric Bass and have performed with several Symphony Orchestras as well as bands. I am currently a resident artist at the legendary Preservation

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Bruce
I had the honor to work with Mitch over the course of 2 years. He was so patient with me, taking his time to not only teach me how to play the bass but to cultivate a deeper understanding of music theory. He always made me feel comfortable with the level I was at and it was awesome to see him perform on a weekly basis with some of NOLA's jazz greats. I'm looking forward to working with Mitch again!

Alexandra L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Alexandra L.

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I am a recent graduate from The Boston Conservatory at Berklee. I earned both my Master's of Music and Bachelor's of Music while studying under some of the best musician's in Boston. I am classically trained and have been playing since the 4th grade. I specialize in beginner and intermediate levels with focus on orchestral works and solo works. Together we can create a plan to further your double bass expertise!

About Alexandra

As a recent graduate in music performance, I have a passion for teaching double bass to everyone around me! I hold both my Master's in Music and Bachelor's in Music from The Boston Conservatory at Berklee. I have studied under some of Boston's best musician's and I am classically trained. I special

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Average Cost of Upright Bass Lessons in Rockville, MD

The average cost of 60-minute upright bass lessons in Rockville is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $130 per hour.
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"I definitely have the right guy for a teacher,, i'm on my way to learning how to play,,,"
Travis
Took Upright Bass lessons from Oliver H.
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"Maggie has expert knowledge about the double bass from studying with members of the best orchestras in the US. Her teaching lead me to achieve things on the instrument that I didn't know I could do. I highly recommend her as a teacher!"
Paul
Took Upright Bass lessons from Maggie L.
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"Daniel is a great teacher! He is very thorough and has taken the time to understand my son's musical interests. He is also very patient and explains skills in a very relatable way. My son has learned so much from Daniel and enjoys every lesson."
Melissa Weaver
Took Upright Bass lessons from Daniel B.
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"Alex is the best music teacher ever!!!

Alex is an excellent teacher. He is great with kids and their parents. He is very patient and makes learning the bass fun. Alex provides feedback to the students and their parents which is helpful in the learning process. Our experience with Alex has been wonderful and we would recommend him to others."
Rayann
Took Upright Bass lessons from Alexander A.
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"I had a great first lesson with Jessica. The lesson took place in a comfortable studio in her house. We discussed my goals and then reviewed where I am currently. She paid carefully attention to my body position with the bow and had several great suggestions on exercises to improve it. I'm already looking forward to the next lesson."
Les
Took Upright Bass lessons from Jessica P.
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"I've just started with Martin and I couldn't be happier. He is very knowledgeable and attentive to details in our lessons. He posseses all of the basic qualities of a good teacher. I'm excited that I'm finally playing upright bass."
Joseph Occhiogrosso
Took Upright Bass lessons from Martin N.
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"This is the first lesson I got to listen to of my son working with Nathan. Usually I'm not home from work. I am really impressed with how much he was able to help my son improve so quickly. I wish we had started this much sooner."
Jonas
Took Upright Bass lessons from Nathan R.
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"My son Austin loved his first lesson with Oliver. In fact, he had been considering qutting the upright bass, but after his first lesson, he had renewed enthusiasm and wants to continue to learn. That makes mom happy since I just recently bought him a bass!"
Austin
Took Upright Bass lessons from Oliver H.
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"Marcelo is great. He is very patient and flexible.
Recommended."
Rafael
Took Upright Bass lessons from Marcelo M.
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"He's very knowledgeable and able to adapt to the student's needs. I highly recommend him."
Alex
Took Upright Bass lessons from Chris B.
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