Chris Jones

Chris J.

Auburn, WA
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Lesson Details

Bass Guitar

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Students can expect a lesson that explores their specific interests, from basics to any style you like. I have been teaching bass for all styles of music for over 15 years and I am excited to share my skills with others. Let me help you learn the bass skills you want and have a fun time doing it.
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Chris teaches



Chris delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+

Teaching since:

Chris has been playing the bass since the age of ten. He loves music and sharing has enthusiasm with students. Chris has been teaching students of all ages for seventeen years and is eager to share his skills with others. He teaches upright and electric bass, as well as music theory for students of any instrument. Chris' teaching style uses individual interests to tailor student-specific lessons.

Chris studied jazz at the University of Washington and has been a part of the Seattle music scene for over 15 years, playing many styles including jazz, classical, big band, and rock. He has played in the Issaquah Village Theater's orchestra for seventeen years and currently plays weekly in the Andy Coe Band.

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Orchestra Bass
Jan 2000 - Present
Village Theater

Bass Teacher
Sep 1999 - Present

Bass Player
Jan 2004 - Jun 2007
Royal Caribbean

Jazz Studies Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Music
Sep 1999 - Jul 2003
University of Washington


Jazz Studies Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Music
Sep 1999 - Jul 2004
University of Washington


Fluent / Native Proficiency


Bag End speakers endorsement
Nov 2015
Bag End


American Federation of Musicians
Jun 2003

A labor union representing professional musicians in the United States and Canada. Founding in 1896 as the successor to the "National League of Musicians," the AFM is the largest organization in the world representing the interests of professional musicians.

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1 Review

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Sue F. Mar 8, 2017
Upright Bass · In studio

It's back to the basics for me! That is good because I am a new bass player. Lots of good feedback!

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