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Benjamin Y.

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Upright Bass
Starting at $30
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • 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, bow technique, constructing bass lines, and overall bass playing (accompanying)

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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Isaac L.

(3)
Upright Bass
Starting at $50
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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My primary goal with all of my students is to help them make great music that is true to themselves. I also try to stick with a sound-before-symbol approach to learning music. What this means for my teaching is a focus on training both the ears and technique. I always prefer a more personalized approach to teaching, working with students to find repertoire that speaks to them and improves their musicality and technique.

About Isaac

My Values As I’ve developed my teaching style over the last ten years, I’ve found myself zeroing in on a few key qualities I want to cultivate in my students and in my self including great ears, a high proficiency on the instrument, and a strong and interactive sense of musicality. At the center o

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November 16, 2019
Jeffrey
Isaac knows his stuff. He has been great in teaching music theory and piano. Easy to get in contact with and flexible in scheduling.
June 6, 2017
Greg A.
Isaac is an excellent teacher and is highly recommended. His method is not centered on drills, music reading or repetition, but rather on getting an understanding of how the notes, chords work together. In so doing, the student gets a great understanding of theory and it opens the door to improvisation. In addition he's very patient with folks such as myself who don't come to class with a deep understanding of music theory.
January 27, 2016
Victoria Danberg
I have just begun lessons with Isaac. He is an excellent teacher; attuned to my needs, very good at explaining things, patient, very good at getting me to understand what I need to know. I look forward to learning upright bass with him!
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Sean H.

(12)
Upright Bass
Starting at $30
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  • Awarded Louis Armstrong Jazz Award from Saint Augustine High School
  • Jazz Studies from San Diego State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I am one of San Diego's top call jazz bassists, and strive to give my students the best possible instruction so that they can achieve their musical goals.

About Sean

Hello! My name is Sean H, and I am very passionate about helping my students accomplish their musical goals. I have been teaching for over six years and also have extensive experience as a performer. I have received several musical awards, including the prestigious Louis Armstrong Jazz Award and ha

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August 21, 2019
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February 6, 2019
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January 17, 2019
Branson J.
Sean was really on the spot with us. I am a beginning strings instructor, and my son didn't want to take lessons from anyone but me. Not only did Sean win me over with his pedagogy, but he won my son over as well.

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Lisa H.

(3)
Upright Bass
Starting at $75
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish, German, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2009
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Online Upright Bass Teacher

Have you been dreaming about playing the double bass, but have been intimidated by its size and the lack of frets?
I will walk you through all the specifics of the instrument, step by step, while setting up a realistic and satisfying practice routine for you.
We will explore the role of the bass in the rhythm section (and in music generally) and build a strong foundation in technique, rhythm & time feel, practical music theory, sight-reading and improvisation. All levels & ages welcome!

About Lisa

Hi there! My name is Lisa and I'm a professional bassist, composer and touring artist, working in the field of jazz/improvised music as well as in popular/contemporary music. I have 10+ years of teaching experience and hold a master’s degree in both music pedagogy and music performance from Bern Un

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September 13, 2019
Caroline
Lisa is the best!!! I came to her as a complete beginner, having tried both guitar and piano but always having been drawn to electric & upright bass, and a bit daunted on how to jump in. She was the perfect person to start with - warm, supportive, and encouraging. She is a super badass musician and the way she plays is inspiring! But more importantly, she knows how to make whatever we're learning interesting and fun. From Peter Gabriel songs to Pink Floyd to Gershwin, I can't recommend her enough.
September 13, 2019
Natalie
Lisa has given me a better insight on the double bass and how to physically approach the instrument in a healthy way. Furthermore her creativity and fun with music has been a great push to expand my creativity through the instrument. I would definitely recommend lessons with her as she provides you with a strong foundation.
September 12, 2019
Vanessa
I love working with Lisa. She's a very professional and lively teacher who makes music accessible and enjoyable. She is always on time and with good attitude. HIghly recommend it!
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Alfred S.

(8)
Upright Bass
Starting at $45
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
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Proper posture for playing the bass in a standing position. Scale progressions. Solo techniques, hand exercises to improve playing
Ability. Difference in hand position for using a French or German bow.

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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Annabel I.

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Upright Bass
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Online Upright Bass Teacher

I was an Orchestra Teacher for over 10 years and taught many children how to play the bass from beginners to advanced players. I know how to make corrections verbally because these were instructions I had to make orally in class. I will help you develop your technique and improve your facility on the instrument.

About Annabel

Annabel Ibanez (Spanish/American, 1983). I speak English and Spanish. I graduated from Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts with a Bachelor’s Degree Cum Laude in Music Education/Violin in January of 2007. I studied with Dana Mazurkevich. I worked for 4 years as a teacher for the I

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Average Cost of Upright Bass Lessons in Rock Tavern, NY

The average cost of 60-minute upright bass lessons in Rock Tavern is $73. 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 $151 per hour.
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"He seemed very knowledgeable and encouraging throughout the lesson. Abby really liked him."
- Abby
Took Upright Bass lessons from Sean H.
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"Just had my first lesson with Rachel and really enjoyed it. She is a very good teacher and I look forward to many more lessons with her."
- Jason Hime
Took Upright Bass lessons from Rachel C.
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"Steven is an excellent teacher. He had a lot of helpful information and made a great effort to assess my needs. I’m looking forward to more lessons!"
- Brad
Took Upright Bass lessons from Steven F.
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"I am not a bass player, but I am composing for the double bass. And so Dr. Norman's expertise in both the bass and composition makes him uniquely qualified for my purposes. He certainly knows both musical endeavors extremely well. I am particularly pleased with his enthusiasm and interest, and his willingness to follow the lesson with additional resources he sends me. In addition, he is a good guy and easy to make friends with."
- Al
Took Upright Bass lessons from Dr. Norman L.
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"Sean was really on the spot with us. I am a beginning strings instructor, and my son didn't want to take lessons from anyone but me. Not only did Sean win me over with his pedagogy, but he won my son over as well."
- Branson
Took Upright Bass lessons from Sean H.
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"He was great! Maggy is learning so much! So glad we found Mark"
- Maggy
Took Upright Bass lessons from Mark L.
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"You could not possibly be disappointed/displeased with the instruction from Edna."
- Wanda
Took Upright Bass lessons from Edna B.
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"Michael was very patient, took the time to explain theory which helped put thing in a better perspective. He is also very knowledgeable and an awesome musician."
- richard
Took Upright Bass lessons from Michael R.
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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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