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Jered J.

8 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2006
  • BA in Music and Recording Technology from University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
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Jered J.

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Picture this....you get home after a long day of work or school, you feel a little stressed out by the world, wishing you had more time to get the endless list of things done and more energy to do them.....

Instead of turning on Netflix and zoning out, you pick up your guitar and play your favorite song.

Feels pretty great right?!

Learning to play an instrument is one of life's most rewarding endeavors, that just keeps getting better the longer you pursue it.

With playing an instrument, you will have something you love to do and look forward to doing every single day, enriching your life and those around you.

If you'd like to chat or have any questions just shoot me a message and I'll get back asap :)

Thanks for checking out my profile and I hope to hear from you soon.

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🤔Picture this....you get home after a long day of work or school, you feel a little stressed out by the world, wishing you had more time to get the endless list of things done and more energy to do them..... Instead of turning on Netflix and zoning out, you pick up your guitar and play your fav

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Tammy
Jered is very laid back, encouraging and helpful! Off to a great start.
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Kurt R.
Jered was very patient and very clear. Also very methodical. The perfect teacher.

Joel H.

14 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Bachelor's of Music in Songwriting from Berklee College of Music
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Joel H.

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I teach and play bass as well!

About Joel

I’m a guitarist and songwriter in several bands in the Portland area. I graduated from Berklee College of Music with a Bachelors in Songwriting. I have taught guitar, production, and songwriting in Portland and the Rogue Valley for many years. As my student, I will work with you to map out where

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Nathan C.
Joel has been great. I'm an adult learner. I've really appreciated his patient approach. He is great at sharing new ideas just at the time I'm ready for it. Lessons are enjoyable; time flies and I'm learning a lot.
Amelia
Joel is an excellent teacher, he really knows his stuff and is very patient and kind.
William
Joel's great, I have learned a ton from him over the course of our lessons. He is very knowledgeable about a lot of different styles and techniques. Would recommend!
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Peter Q B.

12 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish, English, Spansih
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Peter Q B.

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Bass players ALWAYS have gigs.

About Peter Q

I'm a multi-instrumentalist from the Northwest with lots of love for teaching people to groove. I got my bachelor's degree in music from Whitman College with an emphasis in Jazz Performance. I can teach anyone to rock, swing or get unreasonably funky. Lessons can be casual or serious and I'm down t

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John G.
Peter is a great teacher. He finds what your level is and goes from there. Peter finds what kind of style of learning best fits you.
For me, when Peter is playing the drums or Piano after he has given me the structures/scales makes it very easy to learn. Very patient and encouraging. Ask yourself- Why aren’t YOU taking lessons with Peter?
Rami
Great teacher
Debbie P.
Perfect. He matched his lesson beautifully with the music I like and how I am likely to learn quickly. Could not ask for better.

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Patrick A.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Awarded GA Hall of Fame Talent Search Scholarship recipient from GA Music Hall of Fame
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Advanced
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Patrick A.

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I have been playing electric bass since 2014, mainly as a studio musician! I have a unique approach to the instrument and to understanding the fretboard because of my experience as a guitarist as well!

About Patrick

I am a professional guitarist, composer, and educator living in the Greater Atlanta Area. I started playing guitar while in high school at Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School. I owe a lot of my success to my time spent here as this school is consistently ranked one of the top schools in the nation. I

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Drew
He’s great! 1 lesson in and already learned some new tricks!
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Avi B.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Awarded The Mark Brunswick Composition Award from CUNY City College of New York
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Avi B.

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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

***COVID-19 UPDATE: Until authorities have deemed it safe, all of my lessons will take place online. Thank you for your cooperation and patience during this strange and important time.*** Greetings! My name’s Avi and I’m committed to getting you to rock your heart out as quickly as possible. My

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Daniel
Great first lesson with Avi! Really enjoyed it, laid back and fun!
David N.
Avi has been teaching me for four months and somehow he has turned me into a semi-decent guitar player. I didn’t think it was possible to make so much progress so fast but it’s all due to Avi. I cannot imagine a better teacher. Knowledgeable, patient, kind and just has a way to take music from a page to the student’s hands. If I could give Avi six stars, I would.
Clay B.
Awesome first lesson with Avi! Natural ability to connect with kids!
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Han B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian, Turkish, Ukrainian, Azerbaijanian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Han B.

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I've been a session and touring musician for 10+ years. And I am eager to share my experience and knowledge with you. From RnB and Pop music to Jazz and Latin. Everything you need to know about theory and harmony. As well as Middle Eastern music with odd meters and complex melismatic techniques.

About Han

Han Beyli is a bass player, singer, and composer from Ukraine based in the U.S. He performed/toured with renowned artists such as Jack De Johnette, John Medeski, David Fiuczynski and Screaming Headless Torsos, Enver Izmaylov, Erkan Ogur and many more. In 2015, He received a presidential scholarsh

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Portland, OR

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Portland is $65. 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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"Excellent for a beginning bass player. Very patient."
Cassidy
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Julian Y.
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"Alex provides very personalized lessons at a very reasonable price. He is patient and very knowledgeable as to the history and theory of music. He is passionate about his craft and it shows through his teaching. Highly recommend !"
Carlos
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Alex S.
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"Mark has been a great teacher for my first year! He's not only a bass teacher but a school music teacher also and knows many instruments. I highly recommend him!"
Steven
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Mark L.
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"Akos really knows his stuff! I wanted to audition for a jazz program and he worked really hard with me, and I got into the program!"
Andor
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Akos F.
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"Great instruction the ultimate in patience. He has a way of teaching that really challenged and put me on a great path of learning. I highly recommend him as a teacher."
Jesse
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jason M.
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"I've known Shon for many years and I'll first say he's a man of great character and an awesome guy just to be around. His mastery of the bass guitar is second to none. I've had the great fortune of learning from him on and off throughout the years and his instruction, knowledge of music and the instrument has always benefited me as the learner and helped take my bass playing to new levels. He has everyone from the beginners to the most experienced players covered. Give him a chance.....you'll benefit for sure!!"
Jeff
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Shon M.
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"I was nervous about a new instructor because I am learning bass as an adult, but Matthew totally made me feel comfortable right from the start. He's flexible and able to tailor lessons to my interest and to work on the things I would like to learn. I would definitely recommend Matthew as a teacher!"
Melissa
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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"Analysis of your technique is made swift in a non-judgmental manner of speaking."
Sara Ann
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Joe A.
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"Eric is the best! He’s extremely knowledgeable, patient and fun to learn from. I’m a bit shy and anxious and he’s so understanding. Looking forward to continuing my bass journey with him!"
Kate
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"Greg has been great! He is extremely patient, as I am a beginner and I make many mistakes. He is ever encouraging through it all. His energy and passion is uplifting. I have learned a lot from him and will continue to do so! Thanks Greg!"
Cheyenne Clark
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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