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Alex M.

21 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Music Performance - Guitar from University of St. Thomas
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Alex M.

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I've been playing bass since 2003, tackling everything from metal to jazz to chamber orchestral & band music. When teaching bass, I like to cover as many areas as I can to ensure my students are as well-rounded as they would like to be (& then some). We will discuss proper bass techniques, writing walking bass lines, reading chord changes, how to achieve good bass tones & gear, etc.

About Alex

Hey, my name is Alex. I'm a multi-instrumentalist (guitar, bass, Oud, bouzouki, keyboards, voice, drums, flute, etc.), composer, performer, recording artist, arranger/orchestrator/transcriber, recording engineer/producer & music educator. I graduated from the University of St. Thomas "Cum Laude

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Ron P.
Alex was awesome- I really enjoyed the time and learned a lot Alex has a great skill of being able to connect with people.
Cathleen
Alex is a terrific teacher. He really connects with my son and introduces new musical ideas to him. My son is always happy after his lessons with Alex whether they meet in person or streaming.
Richard B.
One cannot do better than lessons with Alex. He is extremely knowledgeable and explains the most difficult concepts in a clear and perceptive ways.
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Eric C.

38 Reviews
Saint Paul, MN
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Eric C.

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Whether you are just getting started or have been playing for years and have found yourself in a rut, or would like to develop more knowledge, bass guitar lessons can help you to get grooving the way you want to.

About Eric

Performing and recording musician with several groups for over 15 years. I have been teaching private lessons and classes in community education to students of all ages since 2007. I have also taught music in early childhood education, St. Paul Public Schools as well as music therapy programs at

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Mackenzie
Instructor was well prepared and very clear on what is expected.
River G.
Eric is very patient and personable.
Burnam
Always great!
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Chris D.

11 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $37
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • 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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Brandon T.

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  • Teaching since 2007
  • Bachelors Degree of Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Brandon T.

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*** Specialties *** I specialize in singing, all styles. I have a large acting and musical theater background as well, over 40 musicals with many lead roles and ensemble roles. I can teach all levels of music theory and songwriting, encouraging students to have a deep understanding of music in

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Justin S.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Justin S.

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I've been playing bass guitar professionally for 9 years. Every lesson comes with resources to improve so that you stay engaged with your bass guitar throughout the week. I make the learning process fun and identify ways to help you learn your instrument effectively. My aim is for you to reach your goals and become a better musician!

First, I ask you questions about your goals as a bass guitar student (maybe you want to focus on learning songs, or you want to work on rhythm, learning the notes on each fret, or something else). If you don't have any idea, we simply start with the basics (tuning, plucking, knowing the notes of each string and parts of the bass guitar, etc.), and then move on to more complicated topics, such as progressions and scales. What's most important to me is that we orient each lesson to what you are trying to accomplish.

Please note that I teach beginner bass guitar and do not teach music theory or sight-reading. Let me know if you’re interested, and we’ll

About Justin

I am a professional guitarist and bass guitarist with a passion for helping beginner musicians hone their craft. I've toured in China, and have played with some of the best musicians in Austin, TX. I've developed students of all ages to excel musically with individually-tailored development plans.

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Liam
Justin is a fantastic teacher! He did a great job on providing insightful guidance on how to transform from a beginner to a proficient guitarist. Great teacher, and fun person to be around. Highly recommend!
Eric
Justin is both knowledgeable but also professional when it comes to teaching, leading, and playing the guitar. He is patient and will work with you in all situations.
Evan
Justin has always proven himself to be hard working, professional, and dedicated to his craft. He’s always prepared, motivated, and he has awesome leadership qualities. 10/10 definitely recommend Justin!

Jonathan G.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance plus a minor in Jazz Studies from Virginia Commonwealth University
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Jonathan G.

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I've played both Fretted and Fretless Electric Bass since I was 16. I even got to study Double Bass with Clarence Seay at VCU and I specialize in songs from the Great American Songbook (show tunes movie themes, etc) plus improvisation for working musicians.

About Jonathan

Professional musician since age 11 in NYC. Specializing in online lessons. Worked with the Coasters, Drifters, O'Jays, Platters & Temptations plus the Ringling Bros/Barnum & Bailey Circus before the age of 30. Earned a Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance with a minor in Jazz Studies from VCU in

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Daniel
He has a good ear and can help quickly with transcriptions. More importantly, he also gave some practical advice.
Ami K.
My son enjoys his music lessons with Jonathan, who is infinitely patient teaching what can be a challenging instrument. My son responds well to Jonathan's instruction, and he appreciates having access to a professional performer as a teacher. Jonathan encourages my son to learn a variety of music, including both challenging classical pieces and more recognizable popular and jazz pieces, which helps to sustain his interest in the lessons.
Shiloh
This instructor is very helpful when learning new concepts and adjusts his lessons to match your skill level.

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Maple Grove, MN

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Maple Grove is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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"Excellent teacher for students of all ages and experience

Robert has been assisting me with my bass guitar and acoustic guitar education. He has expertly weaved music theory into my lessons and has given me a huge boost to my musical confidence. I used to think some things would be too difficult and perhaps insurmountable but with his encouragement I feel a lot more confident. I have been helped because his lessons have been tailored to my needs and weaknesses. Robert is a very friendly music teacher who would be able to assist anyone of any age. I cannot recommend him enough."
Nigel
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Robert M.
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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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"Wonderful, talented, supportive teacher! Choose him!

Jesse is, by far, the best music teacher I have ever had. He is able to effectively leverage my existing knowledge in order to quickly teach me new ideas and concepts of both creating and playing music. I wanted a flexible and talented teacher who could reinforce theory on bass guitar, piano and voice. Jesse has seamlessly done this, and more! Some teachers play or dictate a lesson. Jesse "watches & listens" attentively and finds ways for the student to "connect" to the lesson. I have been playing music for over 30 years. I highly recommend Jesse to anyone: from novice to advanced artist. Choose him!"
Andre
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jesse M.
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"If you are looking for someone to teach bass by reading of sheet music, stop now and get back some of your precocious tim.

Matt teaches how you how to play by ear. I have yet to see a chord chart or any sheet music. He emphasizes timing, counting and not getting in the way of the train. if you want to become a musician who can sit in with others, have a good time playing, be ready for the stage, this is the place."
John
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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"Mark is a terrific teacher. He knows and loves music. He is an awesome guitar player. He is patient and fits the lessons to your ability and tastes. He is also quite funny which helps make the lessons be enjoyable. His home studio is a great place to have the lessons."
Marc
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Mark B.
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"Great first lesson! Moa is very cool and patient! Can't wait for the next one."
Bob
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Moa M.
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"David quickly assesssed my skill level, and has shown and given me both excersizes and songs to play. Said plainly, he's a great instructor."
Glenn
Took Bass Guitar lessons from David E.
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"As a music instructor, Greg is among the best in the business. He combines decades of musical knowledge with years of real world playing experience. He is a dedicated instructor with a real passion for teaching, and I highly recommend his music teaching services."
Cliff
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"My son looks forward to his lessons with Rene. Rene is extremely patient and knowledgeable. My son is getting a strong sense of the fundementals and love for the bass. We are thankful for his transfer of knowledge to my son for the lasting gift of music."
Breean
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Rene T.
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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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