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Anthony H.

5 Reviews
Plano, TX
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Japanese
  • Theatre from Oklahoma State University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Anthony H.

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Want to learn bass guitar? Ever thought about being that guy laying down that sweet funky bass line? Today is when you start. My approach starts with basic music theory and ear training which I find helps the students better understand chords and structure. From there it becomes about what you want and need. So if you're looking for bass instruction bassed (lol) on your wants and needs sign up today.

About Anthony

I am a professional vocalist, instrumentalist ( guitar, mandolin, piano, bass, ukulele), actor, writer and string theorist with a degree in Theatre from Oklahoma State University. I sing, act and play instruments for professional theatres in the Dallas area and have music directed community and c

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Shelby
So far we are very happy with Anthony. My children were nervous at first but soon after we leave they are immediately looking forward to the next lesson. His style of teaching and techniques are great!
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Sebastian W.
Anthony is patient and kind and taught my 4 year old quite a bit during his first session.
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Michael E.

33 Reviews
Dallas, TX
Starting at $30
  • Piano Lessons from Stonewall Jackson Elementary
  • Teaching since 1972
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Michael E.

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Nothing can beat seeing an experienced person playing the bass, except being able to ask that person questions and get answers. One on one private lessons are what I offer in a comfortable, relaxed environment. I can show you exactly how to make all the moves for playing correctly. This makes progress exponentially faster. We also get into theory, which is WHY you are playing the notes you play in songs.

About Michael

My name is Mike E. I am a resident of Lake Highlands. I played by ear for eleven years before starting training on music and how to teach by Mr. Terrill Gardner. Terrill took me through music from the Rolling Stones all the way through "Modern Method for Guitar" books I, II, and III from Berklee Co

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Susan
Michael used creative examples to quickly explain certain topics I had never quite grasped before. I can’t wait to go back next week!
Dan
A really cool instructor with friendly patience with someone ignorant like me. Nice Guy!
Steve
Great guy! Really simplifies things for ya. I've been playing almost 20 years and I learned something integral to my becoming a better musician. Highly recommend.

Riley W.

5 Reviews
Frisco, TX
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Awarded Best of 2012 award- One Man Band category from www.gigmasters.com
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Riley W.

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About Riley

Since 1985, Riley has been one of the nation's premier guitar and bass teachers. He's been a working professional guitarist/singer since 1972, teaching since 1985 and a writer since 1987. You're read his work in "Electronic Musician," "Gig," "Guitar World," "Guitar School," "Real to Reel" and "Vint

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Brent P.
Great 1st lesson and covered a lot in only 45 minutes. Very knowledgeable and professional. Looking forward to some practice time and my next lesson with Riley.
Sharla
Event after more than 13 years of guitar instruction with Riley, there is always a new technique or song structure lesson to learn. He knows an incredible amount about music, performance, and (to be honest) living a good life. He is an inspiration to me both musically and personally, and his enthusiasm for both is unmatched.
Eric
In my opinion, I have very little natural talent for music. I hadn't played an instrument with any proficiency in the past. Well, I had played air guitar and guitar hero before, but neither of them really prepared me for actually playing a guitar. Sometimes I'd sing in the safety of my commute to work, but that's about it.

Riley helped me pick a guitar, gave me a book, and play along recordings. He had me playing classic chords in about two lessons. I can now read guitar music and have come up with some of my own tunes. I wasnt a very good student at first, but I showed up for my lessons. Just that took me a long way until I actually wanted to practice and really started to enjoy my guitar.

I was missing something in my life - all I did was work, eat, and sleep. I hadn't considered music as an outlet. My wife just signed me up one night and then told me I was going to learn something new. I was kind of mad at her at first (and hence my resistance to practicing), but I'm really glad she did that for me - and I thank her every time I play guitar.

Riley is great - he has a ton of patience with me. Considering that he went to one of the best guitar schools in the country (MIT/GIT), and can pretty much play wherever he wants, this really shows how much he loves to teach. Riley can play the obscure tune, pop, metal, classical guitar (he's got me on Beethoven now), and he even played yngvei with serious proficiency. The man has mastered the guitar and wants to teach. He is a working musician, and has had gigs every week that I've known him. He understands the music business, so he can give sound advice if you want a music career. So far as lessons go, it's just a matter of practicing what he tells you. There is no guitar, amp, or pick that can make you sound better. But Riley can.

I wish I (or my wife) had signed me up a long time ago. Best money I spend each month. Anyway, I better get back to practicing.

Meet Online Bass Guitar Teachers Serving Plano, TX

Ashley W.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 60
  • Teaching since 2007
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Ashley W.

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Whether you’re laying down a solid groove or mastering the fretboard, these lessons are sure to give you all the techniques you’d need to be a well rounded bassist.

About Ashley

Ashley is a multi-instrumentalist with a deep love for both music and teaching. She strongly believes that the arts help further one's skills in nearly every discipline. Primarily, Ashley is a saxophonist. She also plays the bass, cello, and pitched percussion' as well as sings. All of her music le

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Thomas M.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music (Minors in Religion and Philosophy) from Bucknell University
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Thomas M.

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I never had picked up a Bass Guitar until I was in College. My first month I met two guys who had known eachother from high school and wanted to start a band. They both played Guitar (my main instrument at the time) so I lied through my teeth and told them I played the Bass but I didn't have room to bring it so I'd have to borrow their's. I was currently in my first semester of Music Theory and the tuning is the same as the bottom four strings of a Guitar so I just went for it. They liked me and I was hooked! I was in that band for over 7 years!

I began teaching Bass in 2005 when I joined The School of Rock in Downingtown, Pennsylvania and haven't stopped since! My teaching method uses a lot of Music Theory and popular, noteworthy Bass songs to teach students how to be rock solid as the backbone of a band. I am an expert at figuring songs out by ear so pick your favorite tunes and we can learn to play them! From 'never played before' to 'I wanna learn a Jaco tune (if you don't know

About Thomas

I LOVE to teach and I am looking for a few more motivated students online and at my home studio on Merritt Island, Florida. Lessons are fun and motivating! Beginning students learn songs that they love while also learning basic theory and instrument technique. Advanced students will have their mind

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Jason
Tom taught my daughter for almost 3 years before moving back East. We were very sad, he is the best! My daughter always left her lessons happy and I could definitely hear her progress over time which was awesome! Highly recommend!
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Jim B.
I really enjoy learning guitar theory from Thomas. He is very enthusiastic and fun.
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Zachary W.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
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Zachary W.

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The bass is the rhythmic and harmonic core of any band and requires a solid sense of where the one is. Learn all the necessary skills to be the foundation of any band you participate in. I specialize in blues, rock and funk guitar on both the electric and acoustic, I also teach the electric bass and the banjo. I will teach-the fundamentals of music, ie. rhythm, melody and harmony, and then assist you on your journey to finding your own unique musical styling. I believe that music is the ultimate form of SELF expression so it is important that you tell me what inspires YOU and what your personal music goals are. Their are multiple ways to conceptualize the music and i will be your ally in finding what ways work best for you. i will customize lesson plans based on your personal music journey and where you want to get in your playing. whether you want to compose your own symphonies, write your own concept album, play some covers on the weekends, or just better yourself as a human being ...

About Zachary

I have been playing the guitar since my teenage years and it has been an integral part of me maturing into a responsible adult. The dedication and patience that learning an instrument have taught me are skills that i have applied to my academic and professional life. I hope to be able to impart not

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Average Cost of Bass Guitar Lessons in Plano, TX

The average cost of 60-minute bass guitar lessons in Plano is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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"Honestly , these classes has help me tremendously in the sense , I get to play what I want when I want and how I want. Isn’t that what everyone wants ?!?"
- Luis
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Caleb F.
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"Great Bass lessons for all levels

Andrew is an amazing musician and bassist. He can instruct in all components of bass playing: music theory, technique, ear training and more. I have been playing for many years and get great benefit from Andrew's lessons."
- Robert
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Andrew C.
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"Rachel is one awesome teacher. There is no one else that I would take my lesson from. I plan on getting back to lesson in about 12 weeks."
- Bob Jackson
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Rachel H.
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"John is a cool dude with a rude 'tude. He was very positive and encouraging for my first lesson."
- Arta
Took Bass Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Brian is a very talented Bass musician and an excellent instructor. He has been teaching our son the bass guitar for several years, and we are very happy with the results. Now, our daughter is taking piano lessons with Brian as well!"
- Morris
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Brian V.
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"My lesson with Jack was money well spent. He really took the time to explain some music theory to me that I've been struggling to understand for years. Great patience and an all round nice guy."
- Daryl
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jack R.
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"Inspirational! I love working with Paul. He is patient, fun, and incredibly talented and versatile.

I have improved so much working with him-- and he's also a really great person and all around cool guy."
- Robyn
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Paul S.
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"I have been working professionally with Dan Brown for a few years now and I have to say, he is the finest bassist I've ever worked with. Primarily, he is a brilliant musician and a master of his instrument. But more than that, he has a clear understanding of the music and can communicate musical concepts in a simple, straightforward way. I've learned a great deal from Dan since we began collaborating and couldn't recommend him more highly as an instructor."
- Dan
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Daniel B.
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"As a music instructor, Greg is among the best in the business. He combines decades of musical knowledge with years of real world playing experience. He is a dedicated instructor with a real passion for teaching, and I highly recommend his music teaching services."
- Cliff
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Aaron has a lot of experience and is willing and excited to share it with his students."
- Diego
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Aaron B.
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