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Jakob L.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Jakob L.

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Everybody learns in a different manner so I strive to tailor instruction to the individual. I believe all students are highly capable with the right approach. I am experienced in most genres of music and I specialize in the art of improvisation and training ears.

About Jakob

Music has been my whole life since I was a young teen over 20 years ago. I was so interested that I taught myself music theory from various books I could get my hands on and started making home recordings when I was 15. I've been in over 50 bands across almost every genre under the sun. In addition

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Cory
So far I’ve taken a handful of lessons and Jakob has greatly improved my feel and playing a noticeable amount! He is able to hone in on what I need as a fledgling bass player. I often jam with my friends and jakob has given me advice on improve my abilities and role within a live setting. Patient, well spoken and I Can tell he cares about his students success.
Alyssa
Great instructor, started seeing improvements in my playing almost immediately. Has a wealth of music theory knowledge and is good at teaching it. Also has a very flexible schedule.
Jason
Jakob is a great teacher! He is patient, knowledgeable, and easy to work with. As an adult student, what makes Jakob great is his scheduling flexibility. I have found him approachable, eager to answer questions and thoughtful in his lessons. I very much recommend Jakob as a teacher to aspiring musicians!
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Maya M.

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Starting at $35
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Bass Department Outstanding Performer Award and Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
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Maya M.

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I meet you where you are at as a student and go from there. I like to teach methodically, building on new skills each lesson as building blocks towards bigger goals. I assign brief, targeted technical exercises as a venue to work on foundational technical skills, and incorporate these skills as much as possible into musical application. The ultimate goal is to play music and have fun, so technical practice will always be in service of playing the music you want to play. We will look at theory concepts when relevant. I will also incorporate my perspectives on tone, style, ensemble skills, practice skills, and real-world gigging.

I tailor lesson plans based on your musical background, if any, and your goals. I think of lessons as collaborative, working together to figure out what works best for you. I studied academically, and I also grew up playing in punk bands in basements, so I can offer advice and exercises from multiple perspectives. I use both approaches to music fluidly in ...

About Maya

Maya studied upright bass performance at Berklee College of Music, where she earned a Berklee Merit Scholarship and the Bass Department Outstanding Performer Award and Scholarship. She played with the Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra, with a highlight performance of Lord of the Rings Symphony

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Rachel C.

45 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rachel C.

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I have taught bass for over 10 years and believe students should get to play what they want to play! Students are asked to come up with a list of songs and/or artists they would love to play. Through teaching chords, note reading and theory, the song possibilities are endless! I also can help the aspiring singer/bass player to be able to both play and sing simultaneously.

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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David D.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Most Unique Project Studio from Pensado Awards
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David D.

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

Each student’s curriculum is individualized and adaptable to their level and interests. Songs are our greatest tool for teaching music, so students are encouraged to choose songs they love and want to learn. Besides, who wants to learn songs they don’t like?

About David

David is a multi-instrumentalist, music producer, mix engineer, and music instructor who works with artists and students at varying levels developing their skills, creativity, and music. After nearly 2 decades of studio work and live performance gigs, David has an understanding of the skillset and m

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Grace S.
great experience for my daughter. David was very knowledgeable and supportive! Highly recommend
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.
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Andrea B.

220 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Sicilian, English, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Best Filmscore from International Salunto Film Festival
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Andrea B.

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Berklee Graduate with 18 years of experience. I can teach you how to play with fingers and pick, walking bass Lines for blues or jazz, popular rock and pop songs. I studied with Regi Wooten and can teach slap very proficiently.

About Andrea

I have been teaching professionally for the past 15 years and love it! Academically, I hold two degrees (production & performance) cum laude at the prestigious Berklee College Of Music in Massachusetts and have ever since worked as a guitarist, bassist and producer. I was fortunate enough to work

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Rufus
I have been taking lessons with Andrea for over a year. I was trying to play progressive rock but did not really understand what was happening as far as theory. My technique was also lacking. Within a few lessons I was already making good progress and I can say that I am now very close to achieving my goals. Overall great teacher!
Stefano
Excellent Instructor! Friendly, kind and professional. He can play so many genres and what's most impressive is he has a strong teaching methodology for each. I have been making steady progress and it has been a pleasure to learn from him.
Lawrence
A phenomenal player and a really great person! Highly recommend!!!
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Tyler B.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Tyler B.

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Let's learn the basics and beyond on my favorite low end instrument!

About Tyler

Hi! My name is Tyler, and I'm a great resource for drum set, guitar, piano, bass, and music theory lessons in Portland, OR. Conveniently located in the Mt. Tabor neighborhood, my studio is equipped with all the instruments and lesson material needed to provide engaging, challenging, and fun lessons

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Sterling
Patient, focused, encouraging and time efficient. He was good at keeping our youngster on task and making the experience fun. Wish he was able to take our child further with piano. I don't know how much was Tyler and how much was our child, but our kiddo learned quickly from Tyler. Thank you Tyler!
Jayne
Great lesson!
Kevin
Tyler taught me how to play the drums! He was so engaging and informative, and his teaching style allowed me to learn quickly. I had so much fun and have developed a passion for the drums. I recommend highly taking lessons from him.

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The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in York 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 $300 per hour.
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Prophet C.
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"Spiros is great! I've been taking bass lessons from him for a couple of years now and thanks to him, I can actually play now! He's a good teacher, teaching both elements of theory and also how to get the "feel" of music, and he's also fun to be around. I can say that without his lessons and the music he's sent me, I would not be nearly as good as I am today, nor as motivated to learn more."
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"Jeff is the Man!

I took lessons from Jeff on and off for about 15yrs. I started off on the bass and then tried learning some guitar. I really had a great time learning how to play the bass from Jeff, he makes it really fun and relevant to your needs. Some days, I really wanted to learn a song I heard on the radio or from a favorite band, and he was instantly able to teach it to me. Jeff is a great guy and really knows how to teach guitar. I would definitely recommend taking lessons from Jeff. He will go at your pace, and you will have a blast learning how to play the guitar!"
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jeff S.
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I chose John because of his extensive experience as a professional musician and recommend him highly if you are looking for a great instructor. If his patience with this 44 year old starting musician is any indication, I'm certain he's good with anyone at any age!"
Cliff
Took Bass Guitar lessons from John N.
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"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!!!!!"
Linda
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Steven S.
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"My stepson has had two lessons thus far and his feedback regarding Joe is all positive. He said Joe is laid back and he likes Joe's teaching style."
Chris
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Joe A.
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"Joe is a terrific instructor, he's patient and a lot of fun. Joe teaches at the perfect pace for me and provides resources to reinforce the lessons he teaches. He's AWESOME!!! I'm so glad that I found this site!"
Dawn
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Joe A.
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"Greg is amazing inspiring my son for leaning ukulele and always giving fun lessons"
Betsy
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"He is a very patient teacher and really goes the extra mile when it comes to explaining things I'm having trouble with."
Adolfo
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Shawn G.
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"We were so lucky to have been referred to Tommy. Our middle school son wanted to branch out from playing the upright/classic bass, to electric bass and acoustic guitar. Tommy worked with our son for nearly 2 years. Tommy was always reliable, always prompt, always polite and 100% committed to the music and to our son's personal progress & improvement. He was always flexible, upbeat and easy to work with...with the patience of a saint...esp. for the parent who knows nothing about guitar. A huge talent!"
Jen
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Tommy W.
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