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Christopher G.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christopher G.

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As a New York State Public School Music teacher with over 21 years of experience, I have taught thousands of students how to play the Bass. My students have been highly successful and accepted into county and state-wide music Festivals.

About Christopher

I am a New York State Certified Public School Music teacher with over 21 years of experience. I pride myself on teaching with compassion, humor and making learning fun. My students become part of my family. I also know how to prepare you for any musical adventure you want. You want to prepare for a

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Valerie
Mr. Greer did a fantastic job teaching my daughter Clarinet. He is very professional and she got a perfect score on all of her NYSSMA solos that she worked on with him. I highly recommend Mr. Greer for private lessons.
Stu
Worked with my daughter and she really enjoyed the lesson. She asked me if she could continue to take lessons with Christopher. He seemed to be able to easily have her gain confidence.
Jim
He is an amazing teacher. He helped me tremendously with my embouchure issues and my sound. His friendly style and energy really motivated me to practice more. Can't wait to get back to school and audition for first chair in band.
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Rachel C.

45 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Education (Orchestra) from Bowling Green State University
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Rachel C.

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I have played upright bass for over 20 years and am classically trained. My methods will help you achieve your goals, ranging anywhere from working on orchestral or jazz repertoire, solo pieces, and any other musical interest you would like to learn about. You can even learn how to sing while playing the upright bass! Students of mine have gone on to advance to audition-only groups.

About Rachel

Hello there! I'm Rachel C., a bass player and singer on the stage who also enjoys playing and teaching all stringed instruments. I have a degree from Bowling Green State University (Ohio) in Music Education. I've taught lessons for over 10 years and truly love working with eager students of all ages

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Todd
Rachel's amazing. She is definitely teaching an old dog new tricks.
Peter W.
Best instructor ever. Very patient. Knows how to handle an old guy like me. My playing doesn't really deserve someone as good, but I'm thankful to have her.
Julie
We love Rachel!!! She is patient and kind. She carefully explains what my daughter can do to improve her technique and tone. She is intentional in her instruction, making sure the basics are solid. She is an excellent bass instructor. Thanks Rachel!
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Stephen M.

1 Review
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Starting at $42
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Stephen M.

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I have a firm believe that music is one of the purest forms of self expression, and aiding people in discovering their talents and passions is one way that I can share my love of music. As a child I took piano lessons in the hopes of learning to play jazz. Unfortunately I found myself with a teacher with whom I could not communicate, and was not able to adapt to the styles of music that I found stimulating. I was left apathetic, so I quit. Only in later years did I try again, and through teaching myself, found that I, in fact, love the instrument! This is one of the reasons why I really want to teach; I recognize how integral the role is to inspiring and instilling a sense of worth and passion of all kinds of music to my students.

Name is Stephen Menold, and I am a musician. My major instrument is the Contrabass/bass guitar, although I do play Piano and Guitar. I am currently a Masters student studying both jazz and classical styles at Loyola University in New Orleans. I ...

About Stephen

Hello! My Name is Stephen Menold, I’m a music teacher, My main instrument is Upright bass, but I have been composing and teaching on piano as well for the past 6/7 years. I’m Originally from Canada and I’m glad to be in the USA to bring music to people. I like to tailor my lessons to your

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Eric
I've worked with Stephen for years.
He's patient, precise, flexible and competent.
I would recommend him to anyone, especially that we can so easily do it online nowadays.
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Kellen H.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kellen H.

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I have studied upright bass for 20 years. I am classically trained and studied under Barry Lieberman, former assistant principal of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. I went on to study jazz at the prestigious William Paterson University. I then spent the next 13 years gigging and teaching in a variety of situations in New York City and now Los Angeles. I have played a full spectrum of music on the upright and love to impart that knowledge to my students!

About Kellen

I believe this is a great time to be a musician. I have come of age as a musician in a time when music making and the music industry have shifted dramatically. There are many positives in this shift, with new oppurtinites opening up for musicians. I also see these changes not being addressed in m

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Andrew
Kellen has been a fantastic and knowledgeable bass teacher. I came into this with no background in music whatsoever but his teaching process is very simple and easy to grasp. He got a feel for what I did and didn’t know within 15 minutes on the first day & jumped right into improving the relevant skills I needed to learn next. Every lesson I learn something completely new and there is no wasted time. If you want to be pushed to become a better bass player in a very easygoing and welcoming environment, Kellen is the teacher for you.
Fred Z.
Kellen is a gifted instructor. As an adult learner I wasn't sure what to expect, but I was impressed with his structured and thoughtful approach to creating an excellent foundation and building skills.
Sylvia
Great teacher! Kellen has made me really excited about the guitar again.
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Charles B.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Español
  • Awarded Outstanding Bass Soloist from Wynton Marsalis & Essentially Ellington
  • Teaching since 2006
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Charles B.

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I'll teach you to sound like whomever or whatever you'd like!

-Jazz (Walking basslines, the Blues, Rhythm Changes)
-Latin (Tumbao, Salsa, Samba)
-Style (Ray Brown, Mingus, Bill Black, Lee Rocker)
-Arco/Bow (Classical & Ballads)
-Theory (What is a: I, IV, V, or a ii, V7, I ?)
-Reading (Important for school and the studio!)

Try with me!

About Charles

Charles is here to get you playing as soon as possible, while giving you the best understanding and functionalities of music!

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Harley F.
I just had my first upright bass lesson with Charles. Playing an instrument, when you know how, is one of the most fun things you can do, But getting lessons can be stressful. This was relaxing, pleasant and fun. Stress free. And I learned a lot. I can't wait to get back on that bass and practice this stuff.
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Phillip S.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Awarded Laurette Goldberg Award for Lifetime Achievement in Early Music Outreach from Early Music America
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Phillip S.

7 Reviews
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Comfortable working with students from beginner to college-aged students to adults - from solo literature to orchestral excerpts to advanced extended techniques!

About Phillip

Double bassist and violist da gamba Phillip is an active and enthusiastic performer of contemporary, solo, orchestral, and chamber repertoires. As a double bassist, Phillip has performed with EChO – the Evanston Chamber Opera Company, the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, Illinois Symphony, Lake Fo

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Laura
Dr. Serna is such a kind, patient, and super funny teacher. I took viola da gamba lessons from him for a few months during the height of the pandemic as kind of a passion project, and it was awesome! Highly recommend.
Andrew
Dr. Serna is a masterful musician and teacher who is easy going and tailors the lessons to your needs. He had a vast wealth of knowledge in music and history and could not be a kinder person. You will advance quickly under the tutelage of Dr. Serna and have fun doing it.
Jennette
Dr Serna has instructed my daughter on the Double Bass for a few years now. He has come to her school for weekly lessons and in-home. She has improved immensely with his instruction. Dr Serna is knowledgeable, personable and is very good at what he does.

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Average Cost of Upright Bass Lessons in Upper Marlboro, MD

The average cost of 60-minute upright bass lessons in Upper Marlboro is $58. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $27 and $130 per hour.
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"Matthew is very dedicated to his craft and an excellent instructor."
Syd
Took Upright Bass lessons from Matthew F.
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"This man is very patient with me who is a guy with somewhat limited talent. He knows his stuff and communicates very well."
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Took Upright Bass lessons from Cory P.
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"Steve is a very talented teacher and bassist with great teaching capacity."
john
Took Upright Bass lessons from Steven F.
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"He has a lot of knowledge, and have passion for music. He is very nice and fun to talk. He speaks Japanese pretty well."
Lauren
Took Upright Bass lessons from Shawn G.
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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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"David provided instant feedback and is very knowledgeable."
Lee
Took Upright Bass lessons from David L.
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"Super intelligent guy, very patient and easy to work with."
Fred
Took Upright Bass lessons from Steven F.
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"Peter provides me with challenging material to practice that fits both my ability and my interest. Often the music he provides is material that he hand writes. He has a knack for pushing past where I'm comfortable without overwhelming me. I would recommend him to anyone."
Glenn
Took Upright Bass lessons from Peter B.
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"Great beginning. Look forward to many more classes."
Indrajit
Took Upright Bass lessons from Benjamin Y.
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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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