Loren Acosta

Loren A.

Arcata, CA
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Lesson Details

Music Theory

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Expect to learn about Counterpoint, Functional Harmony, Atonal Harmony, Set Theory, Jazz Theory, and Sheet Music Notation.
No previous knowledge of Music Theory required, but an open mind and access to sheet music and a pencil.
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Loren teaches



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

Teaching since:
August 2017

Want to learn how to play bass ? Maybe your looking to up your production chops on Ableton? Maybe your curious to learn more about music theory or musicianship?
Hello My name is Loren, I have a Bachelors of Arts in Music Studies with an emphasis in Contrabass. I play and am able to perform on Contrabass, Elec. Bass, and Piano. I am well versed in a variety of music including jazz, classical, world music, and more. I enjoy discussing and teaching music and hope to share my passion with you. I enjoy incorporating technology into music via Digital Audio Workstations, Audio Interfaces, and Recording technology. I am here to help expand your knowledge and facility of music in general!


Teacher Assistant
Aug 2018 - Present
Humboldt State University

Leading a sectional for AM Jazz Band.

Nov 2017 - Present
Mass Productions

Artist on an electronic music based label.


Bachelors of Arts Music
Jan 2017 - Present
Humboldt State University
Associates Of The Arts : Music-Jazz Studies
Aug 2012 - Dec 2016
Cuesta College


Certificate of Recording Arts
Jan 2014
Cuesta College

Certification of Recording and Audio Equipment. Proficiency in Audio/Recording Equipment as well as Digital Audio Workstations.


Outstanding Musicianship
Apr 2018
University of Reno

Photos & Videos

Got to see Zen Raynor, one of my best friends and musicians I know at the Reno Jazz Festival.

An original composition of mine written for Steel pan in a small group context. I am playing Piano in this performance.
This is an original composition I wrote alongside a friend, Matt Wardynski. I'm performing on upright bass.
My Graduation Day!

Live Performance with Seaweed Vipers on Upright Bass.

Live Performance with Panga on Elec. Bass
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Zen Jan 19, 2018
Bass Guitar · In home

Top of the line for musicianship! Hands down the best bass instructor i've ever had.

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