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Avi B.

(8)
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $50
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA in Music from CUNY City College of New York
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The bass guitar doesn't get a lot of love. That's unfortunate, because playing bass is an incredible feeling. It's a foundational instrument and bringing that sense of stability to a song can make it go from sounding okay to sounding like real music you hear on the radio.

My bass students are taught the foundational skills and techniques, but also the rhythm and feel of playing bass. An instrument with a fairly low barrier to entry, bass is one of the best ways to get playing quickly. Will you pick up the bass today?

About Avi

Greetings! My name’s Avi and I’m committed to getting you to rock your heart out as quickly as possible. My goal is to guide my students and cultivate their interest in music into a life-long passion. Learning to embrace our creativity through music won’t just get you playing and having fun; but ca

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November 18, 2019
Isabella
First lesson with Avi was great! I have been playing guitar for about 6 months self-taught and could feel myself plateauing, in need of a teacher. He made things really easy by listening to what I want to improve upon and learn, immediately giving some useful tips on things I had been struggling with, and going over what we could do to achieve my goals. He's very good at explaining things in a way that is clear and doesn't make them seem intimidating, even if it's something I typically have a hard time with. Also, it was a great mix of physical guitar stuff (such as helping me improve barre chords), basic theory to begin with (such as how to form a chord), and also breaking down mental barriers which had previously kept me intimidated by songwriting. I am already much more confident and ready to try new things! Overall, if you are looking to improve at guitar or start for the first time, I recommend Avi.
July 18, 2017
Theresa
Avi works with my 8 year old son once a week. He is prompt, friendly and my son looks forward to seeing Avi every week. My husband and I could not be happier with this experience.
January 13, 2017
Dylan
My son loved the first lesson. He is very excited for his next lesson.
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Benjamin Y.

(6)
New York, NY
Starting at $30
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Bass Performance from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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I will work on technique,improvisation in jazz and other styles,classical repertoire, playing different grooves,constructing bass lines, and overall bass playing (accompanying)

I will also work on styles such as RnB, Soul, Rock, Pop, Fusion, and Country.

I will mainly focus on learning new music and applying new techniques to new songs.

About Benjamin

Benjamin is a musician in the NYC area. He has been studying music since the age of 3. His background includes Violin, Cello, Percussion, Drum Set, Voice, Electric Bass, and Upright Bass. He is a graduate of Berklee College of Music where he majored in Upright Bass Performance. He has studied with

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January 20, 2019
Indrajit
Great beginning. Look forward to many more classes.
September 25, 2018
Robert F.
I had my first lesson with Benjamin last night, and I’m already playing better!! Clear, concise, and you can tell he really loves to teach - can’t wait for my next lesson!!
April 18, 2018
Patrick
Very knowledgeable and engaged, delivering the content I needed at a level that made sense to me.
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Eric J.

(331)
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $47
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded 2013-2015 Endorsed Artist from Elixir Guitar Strings
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Eric J.

Brooklyn, NY

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Private Bass Guitar Teacher

Right hand: finger style, pick & slapping/popping
Groove, rhythms and playing time
Time signatures, walking bass lines, arpeggios, chords
Double stops, chords & improvising.

Chord/Music theory and bass line construction/development

About Eric

Every great artist needs a great coach, I'll help you to be the best! I began my partnership with takelessons in 2013 and teach my students at my home teaching studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. My studio is comfortable and creative. As a highly experienced online music instructor (Takelesson

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November 15, 2019
Julia
Eric is the greatest. I enjoyed the experience working with him, how he took me to the another level with my voice. He is a great musician and teacher. Looking forward to working with him again.
November 8, 2019
Chelsea
Overall I had a good experience with Eric. I was hoping to learn more technical skills about the voice and breathing tips and tricks which I feel like I didn't get much of. For me, that was a miss but he has some really great warm-ups that I have still been utilizing. I feel that most of the lesson was just about getting through songs versus understanding areas of difficulty within the voice and why that issue is occurring.
October 8, 2019
Gigi
I found Eric Jayk through the group online classes and wow, what a great Teacher. I’ve taken several of the classes with many different Teachers but after taking one class with Eric J I keep coming back to his Classroom. He is practically a musical genius. You can tell he is very talented yet he has a unique way of making you feel at ease which is the key to learning to singing well. He really knows how to get you to where you want to go in the quickest time. I have struggled with vocal nodules many years ago and after taking classes with him I now know why. I am learning how to place my voice correctly in the mask and also how to properly use my breath so as to control everything. He is the best Teacher I’ve come across thus far for singing. He sends recap videos afterwards for you to use in practice as well. Love his classes and how kind, patient and professional he is. He’s not limited to one type of music. He teaches you so that you can sing ANYTHING. Thanks alot.

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Kimberly A.

(34)
Bass Guitar
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded Departmental award-Studio Guitar from USC
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I have taught all levels of bass for the last 15 years. I specialize in walking lines, reading, and improv. I teach all pop styles...rock, R&B, blues, jazz, country, funk and slap.

I can teach reading, theory and technique.

I am very patient and adjust areas of study to fit my students goals.

About Kimberly

I started playing music around the Kansas City area twenty five years ago. I graduated from The University of Southern California with a degree in studio/jazz guitar (cum laude). While at USC, I received a merit scholarship and an award for professional leadership and service within her department

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November 30, 2018
Belinda L.
I really like Kimberly because she lets me pick my own songs to learn and is really nice in general. She makes music sheets for me to take home and study and I’ve learned a lot from her since my first lesson. I think she is a great music teacher and I hope anybody who wants to take guitar lessons will give her a shot.
October 19, 2018
Katherine J.
September 20, 2018
Cary B.
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Alfred S.

(8)
Bass Guitar
Starting at $45
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 18 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1988
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Online Bass Guitar Teacher

How to position fingers on the fret board to optimize smooth fingering of notes from the first position (first fret) to the twelfth position
(12th fret).

About Alfred

I play professionally, I have over 43 years of music experience I started at a very early age enjoying music, i have played recitals at the high school level on cello. I have been a featured soloist on the 4,5,6,string electric bass as well as the acoustic double bass, I have a CD out that show

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December 30, 2017
Jesse
Take it from me a former student. Alfred is a fantastic teacher and a amazing player.
December 22, 2017
Dixie Pottie
alfred shorter jr is a major force to be reckoned with on the bass scene. His clear cut technique for bass comes from years of playing and experimenting with various approach’s to find new ways to open up bass playing to the masses. Book a lessons with him you will not be disappointed. -
October 8, 2015
Darren S.
Today was my first lesson with Alfred. I am very impress with his knowledge and skill set. We work on some hand and finger exercises and ended the lesson with playing some bass groves. I am looking forward to my next lesson with him.
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Rick P.

(29)
Bass Guitar
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Online Bass Guitar Teacher

My Bass Lessons are comprehensive and are tailored to all ages.Whether you are a beginning bass student looking to learn the fundamentals and basics of the bass or an intermediate bassist seeking to expand you vocabulary and techniques.I can help You meet your goals.We can learn whatever you would like to learn.

About Rick

I been playing the guitar professionally for over 20 years. In that time I had the good fortune to perform and record with some really good musicians. I've played in various bands ranging from rock to jazz and flamenco. I received my bachelor's degree in recording engineer and record producer fro

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December 27, 2018
Hannah
September 6, 2018
Dara
August 30, 2018
Mark D.
My lesson was great. I’ve struggled for years to really get everything to come together, and I’m already starting to see and feel how Rick is, and will continue to, make that happen.

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in South Orange, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in South Orange is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $30 and $134 per hour.
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$52 average
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"We are so happy we found Al. My son really enjoys his lessons (bass, beginner), he is totally engaged & learning. Al is knowledgeable & easy to work with, very highly recommend!"
- Mali Singh
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Al P.
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"My son was very happy with Jonathan's approach and is excited to learn the proper way to play bass."
- Aaron
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jonathan H.
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"if patience is a virtue ... Andrew is a saint. encouraging, but firm. inspires student to explore creative and fun aspects of playing while still focusing on the technical. upbeat even on the difficult days so struggles don't make you feel like giving up but push you to succeed."
- Denise
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Andrew C.
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"I have two children taking guitar lessons with Raymond. They have been with him for several months and we have been very impressed with his teaching ability. He is very patient and encouraging and both of my children are learning at a steady pace."
- Katherine
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"I had played bass for a few years, and decided I wanted to take lessons when I felt stuck. It was fun, but I didn't really have a focus on bass I was excited about. I found that with Kellen. He really focused on rhythm and grooving with the drummer and I got hooked. I highly recommend him, especially if you need to work on your groove!"
- Barry
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Kellen H.
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"Great first lesson - looking forward to the next one."
- Kerry
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Tyler J.
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"John is so encouraging, and he was able to read my abilities and needs in just a few moments. I'm looking forward to more lessons!"
- Curtis
Took Bass Guitar lessons from John B.
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"I’ve never played a string instrument before but only after 4 lessons with Caleb I was able to play the bass guitar and i continue to learn and improve my craft with the notes and tips he’s left me"
- Andy
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Caleb F.
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"I’m a drummer, and my experience with Greg is playing worship together.
He’s one of the best bassists I’ve ever played with.
He’s got a fantastic ear and great musical knowledge.
I would definitely recommend taking lessons from him if you’re looking to pick up a new instrument or are wanting to improve on what you already know."
- Paul
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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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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