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Richard W.

18 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $26
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Richard W.

18 Reviews
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I focus on teaching bass-lines from the popular music canon, and the improvisatory walking bass technique. I have played bass for local bands Victoria and The Mad Ripple.

About Richard

Rick's been teaching Guitar, Banjo, and Ukulele at his home, and at the Mount Olivet School of Music in South Minneapolis, ever since graduating with a degree in Music from the University of Minnesota Duluth in 2003. He plays around town in 3 bands and also does the occasional Pit Orchestra and Wed

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Jordan G.
Richard is awesome! Really knows his stuff and funny too!
Andrea
As an adult learner, I was put at ease and able to work on songs I was interested in right away. Wonderful teaching style.
Nathan
I've had a great experience with Rick so far. He quickly identified my level of play and has provided good content for me to learn as well as new styles. Very knowledgeable on banjo, I would recommend to anyone looking to improve their banjo skills.
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Chris D.

11 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $37
  • Bachelor of Arts: Music (Performance and Pedagogy) from North Central University
  • Teaching since 2003
  • 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!

Yasmin B.

7 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish (Argentine)
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • B.A. World History and Literature from University of Bridgeport, Connecticut
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Yasmin B.

7 Reviews
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Keeping time, understanding the fret board, music notation, lead sheets, chord symbols.

About Yasmin

I studied classical piano and theory with Sr. Cecile Amore, jazz theory and mellophone with be-bop saxophonist John Mastroianni, jazz piano with Noreen Grey, and jazz history with the late Bill Finegan- big-band leader and acclaimed arranger for Tommy Dorsey and Glenn Miller. I enjoy playing cla

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Samuel Cole
Yasmin's lessons at her in-home location can be chaotic at times due to young children, however if you can work past this she offers wonderful piano lessons. She is a very kind instructor with lots of patience and knowledge on the subject of piano technique and music theory.
Suzanne
She is very passionate about music and does a nice job with keeping you motivated.
Benjamin B.
SIMPLY AWESOME!!

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Speedy B.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelors degree in Business Management from University of Redlands
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1964
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Speedy B.

13 Reviews
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Online Bass Guitar Teacher

I teach beginning and intermediate Bass Guitar. The bass guitar is tuned the same as the four bottom strings of the guitar only one octave below. The fingering is the same as the guitar. I've played bass guitar in rock and pop bands and in country bands. Playing bass is a fun experience.

About Speedy

I have been teaching music for over fifty years. I have taught many professional teachers and students over the years. I have played professionally in Many Classical and Jazz groups. My quick start method gets beginners playing music right away. I studied classical violin from Don Samuleson, Prof

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Dvorah C.
Very patient man.
Erin Walker
Speedy is very patient and kind. As an adult learner, I appreciated the great learning environment.
David
I had a lot of fun and am learning a lot.
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Kellen H.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music- Jazz Studies from William Paterson University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kellen H.

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I knew I wanted to play bass when I was 12 and heard the bassline for Bob Marley's Stir It Up. I've been playing ever since then. The primary attraction to bass for me is the groove, and that's what I like to emphasize (which I think is severely neglected in standard music education). I have studied theory and composition extensively and like to tie those elements in and show where the bass fits into any situation harmonically and rhythmically. Most importantly teaching is a fun and rewarding experience for me and my students. I love to teach and get my bass students grooving!

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

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Sylvia
Great teacher! Kellen has made me really excited about the guitar again.
Jon
Kellen is a great instructor. He explains musical ideas in an way that I qet quickly. I'll show him a song and he'll pick it up and teach it to me right away. I would definitely recommend him!
Susan
I had been playing guitar for a while, mostly learning songs and chord changes on my own. I wanted to take lessons to work on composing my own songs, and this is where Kellen really helped me. He had a lot of ideas and suggestions that were really helpful in trying to create a unique composing style. He's a trained musician, and it shows when he helps me with music theory and exposing me to lots of different styles of music.

BILLY T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Greek, English
  • Music Performance/ Composition/ Arranging from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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BILLY T.

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Online Bass Guitar Teacher

I can teach you how to be a solid bassist playing for the song and creating your own bass lines as well as learning your favorite songs. Music notation or tab.

About BILLY

Hello, i am a professional guitarist, composer and recording artist with a music degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston along with additional music studies from the Trinity College of Music, London.With my many years of experience performing , recording and teaching, i make the lesso

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Longfellow

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Longfellow is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $60 and $70 per hour.
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"I had my first lesson with Theresa today. I am very impressed. She's very friendly and has a deep knowledge of bass and music in general - she showed me some finger exercises for flexibility, we discusses various picking/plucking techniques and went over general bass playing basics (scales, metronome work) for me to practice. We also had a discussion about how great we think John Entwistle is :)

I am very pleased and look forward to growing as a musician under her tutelage."
charles
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Theresa S.
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"Greg lessons where very individualized and personal. He used music the student was interested and involved with. Also worked very successfully in helping student purchases and understand the bass guitar. Greg’s way of stretching the students skills by preforming with him and demonstrating advanced techniques builds desire and appreciation for learning. Appreciate Greg’s talents and desire to share his knowledge with His students"
Diane
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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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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"In the words of my son ... it was amazing. Thank you Andrew!"
Magnus
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Andrew C.
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"Rob is incredibly knowledgable and was able to hone in immediately on both what I needed AND what I was asking for. I look forward to more lessons in the future."
Anderson
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Rob R.
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"Greg is a fantastic teacher! He meets his students at their level and is positive, enthusiastic and flexible to each student's needs. He taught both of my sons, who are very different personalities, and they still love to use the talents he brought out of them. I highly recommend Greg's lessons."
Doug
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Really knowledgeable teacher. He helped me out improving my technique and improvisation."
Ben
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Fabrizio S.
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"I started as an intermediate bass player. Mark was very helpful in advancing my skills in a very short amount of time. He is very patient and easy to work with. I highly recommend him."
David Hagen
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Mark H.
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"Jeff is a great teacher. Jeff made the lessons super fun and meaningful for my son. He has a unique way of teaching that really helps anyone in any level understand. I highly recommend Jeff!"
Natalie
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jeffrey S.
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"I am so thankful to have found Marcus as my bass instructor; he is the exact type of teacher I was looking for. His training and love for music were evident upon first meeting him. I have learned so much in the short time I have been taking lessons. He is a very patient and passionate teacher."
Diana
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Marcus B.
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