Find a bass guitar instructor in Carol Stream, IL

Find bass guitar instructors in Carol Stream, IL

Find bass guitar instructors in Carol Stream, IL

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Find bass guitar instructors in Carol Stream, IL

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Top 10 bass guitar instructors in Carol Stream, IL

Students agree: these Carol Stream bass guitar instructors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Guitar Lessons And More With Matt O'Brien

Guitar Lessons And More With Matt O'Brien

5.0Exceptional(43)
Top Pro
Offers online services
7 hires on Lessons
27+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
Emily O. says, "Matt is a wonderful instructor. He is patient and easy to get along with. His lessons are catered specifically to each individual student and he always sends a lesson follow up. I find this helpful for my individual practice. Matt is a well-versed and talented musician. I highly recommend him for lessons." Read more
Jerry Evans School Of Music

Jerry Evans School Of Music

New on Lessons
22+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
At the JESM, we offer a top-tier music education, allowing you to play the music you love while learning proper fundamentals. All of our teachers are highly qualified with their degrees in music. At the JESM, we enjoy impacting students' lives and impacting our community. We enjoy helping our students reach their potential and become the best musicians they can be. In addition, we were listed as a 2018 Best of Wheaton Nominee!
Great Time Guitar Lessons

Great Time Guitar Lessons

New on Lessons
Offers online services
3+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
Here at Great Time Guitar, we pride ourselves not only on fast results but enjoying the process of learning. Often we get so caught up in trying to be like our favorite guitarists' now or trying to learn that one really complicated song in one sitting and we get frustrated, but the beauty in learning ( especially the guitar) is that each time you try you get a little better. With Great time Guitar, you'll not only get to where you want to be fast, but you'll enjoy the way there. Our interactive lessons and personalized feedback will identify how you can get better before you try the same riff one hundred times so you don't practice the wrong ...
Audio Art Productions

Audio Art Productions

5.0(2)
Offers online services
5 hires on Lessons
10+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
Fred M. says, "The details of the lessons progression. The breakdown of segments. Ease of communication with instructor." Read more
Personal Progress

Personal Progress

5.0(2)
Offers online services
2 hires on Lessons
12+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
Ian G. says, "Improves my technique and always gets me into better shape for the season. It is also a great way for me to get an intense workout without losing much time in my schedule. " Read more
Claire Arias-Kim 🎻VIOLIN🎻

Claire Arias-Kim 🎻VIOLIN🎻

New on Lessons
Offers online services
2+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
Hi there! Offering ONLINE LESSONS: I take beginners and violinists with all levels of experience!! I approach the violin holistically and will help you find different ways to tap into and support your own unique voice. I am passionate about the different techniques that can be acquired in order to best express yourself and will use an intuitive and intellectual approach to best help my students unlock their abilities. ABOUT ME : I graduated from the Juilliard school this spring and have been playing the violin for 19 years. I’ve made multiple solo appearances with orchestra and have worked with students over the summers. I am dedicated to
Jason W

Jason W

New on Lessons
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
Hey there! I'm Jason W, and I'm your go-to guy for music lessons in Schaumburg, IL. Whether you're into guitar, piano, drums, or bass guitar, I've got you covered. With a personalized approach to teaching, I focus on your strengths and goals to help you master your instrument. Let's make music together and take your skills to the next level!
Protege Arts, LLC

Protege Arts, LLC

New on Lessons
9+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
We offer high quality music lessons in Chicago, Milwaukee, Madison & surrounding suburbs and you need not leave the house-we come to you! We try to impart our love of music to students. We try to design lessons around student needs and goals, there's so much reward in passing on the passion for music.
Garage Band U

Garage Band U

New on Lessons
34+ years in business
Serves Carol Stream, IL
Garage Band U, founded in 2000, is more than a music school. Located in Downers Grove, Illinois, they provide a unique, hands-on group performance experience that is unmatched by individual study. Musicians of all ages are encouraged to develop their skills in a fun and supportive environment, performing as members of a functioning rock band. Their semesters, lasting 6 to 12 weeks, offer open enrollment, small class sizes, and a commitment to ensure every student plays their principal instrument at all times. Garage Band U empowers students with musical confidence, teamwork, and a sense of achievement.
Blazek Guitar Lessons

Blazek Guitar Lessons

New on Lessons
Offers online services
Serves Carol Stream, IL
Hello, my name is Buddy! I've been playing guitar and bass for 16 years with roughly 10 years experience performing live with a variety of bands ranging from reggae to death metal. My teaching primarily focuses on entry level playing and music theory but can be useful to intermediate players as well. Some topics you can expect to learn about are the chromatic scale, chord and scale construction, reading tablature and modes.

Your Bass Guitar Lessons questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much do bass guitar lessons cost near me?

Bass guitar lessons cost $35 to $70 for sessions from 30 to 60 minutes long. Private classes have prices between $45 to $70 per hour to give you that personalized edge. Cheaper group lessons are $25 to $35 per session but give you less personal feedback.

  • Online lessons cost $35 to $55 per hour for remote learning at home.
  • Most monthly subscriptions for ongoing lessons range from $170 to $315.

Are bass guitar lessons worth it?

Bass guitar lessons are worth it to master those frets faster so that you can get confident enough to play for others.

A bass guitar teacher understands how to help you:

  • Focus on rhythm to set a solid foundation for other instruments in a band
  • Put less emphasis on chords and more on single notes and scales
  • Master your key genres like jazz, rock, pop, and funk

What age is good to start bass guitar lessons?

You can start bass guitar lessons for kids from the ages of 6 to 10 years old or whenever they can hold the instrument with enough hand strength to press on the strings. Any age is good for adults to start bass guitar with the right assistance and regular practice.

How many bass guitar lessons do I need?

The number of bass guitar lessons you need varies a lot according to what you want to achieve and how hard you practice. You could expect to play a simple song after 2 to 6 months. However, mastering the guitar professionally typically takes 4 to 10 years.

How do I find the best bass guitar lessons near me?

To find the best bass guitar lessons for you, look at the list of teachers nearby on the Lessons website. You might also find guitar lessons at local music stores.

Before choosing a guitar teacher, remember to:

  • Compare prices from 3 different teachers and ask what their lessons cover.
  • Look at what people have said about them on Google and Lessons.
  • Request a list of other students they've taught to check their experience.
  • Ask other parents how their children feel about the teacher.
  • Ensure you have a written schedule and agreement before the first lesson.
  • Pay in small amounts at first to make sure the teacher is right for you before committing to a full month.

What questions do I ask when choosing a bass guitar teacher?

To ensure you choose the best guitar teacher, consider asking these questions:

  • What's your educational background in music?
  • How many years of experience do you have in teaching bass guitar?
  • Do you offer a complimentary initial lesson?
  • What are the typical ages of your students?
  • Which model of bass guitar is best for my practice?
  • Do you know where I can rent equipment?
  • Will you assign finger workout exercises as homework?
  • How frequently should I practice on my own?
  • Which textbooks do I need?
  • How many genres of guitar music can you teach?
  • Can you modify your teaching approach if I'm finding it hard to grasp?
  • What items should I bring to each lesson, and how long does it last?
  • Can I have a written copy of our schedule, contract, and payment details?
  • What is your policy if I have to cancel a lesson suddenly?
  • Can I incorporate my favorite songs into the learning process?

Reviews for Carol Stream bass guitar instructors

Recent success stories from people in the Carol Stream area.
Victoria S.
Matt is a phenomenal guitar teacher! He has the formal education and the passion necessary to be a truly effective instructor. After every lesson, he e-mails me a summary of what I need to work on. He makes learning guitar fun but also holds me accountable. And he teaches all ages. Lessons with Matt are the highlight of my week!
Guitar Lessons and More with Matt O'Brien
Gary A.
Great teacher who really works with the student to personalize the lessons to the individual. Highly reasonable rates and flexible schedule. I recommend giving this teacher a try.
Audio Art Productions
Becca A.
Coach Joshua has been outstanding with our family! Started with general fitness for my husband and I but ended up teaching our son boxing aswell. It's been such encouraging experience and coach has really surpassed expectations.
Personal Progress
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