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Chicago Bass Guitar Lessons

Ian's Music Lessons

Ian's Music Lessons

5.0 9 Reviews
Below is a list of just some of the things I can teach you on bass, guitar and/or ukulele: Genres: blues, rock, country, classical, metal, pop, punk, indie, funk Technique: strumming, lead playing, fingerpicking, speed-picking, sweep picking Theory: note-reading, scales/improvisation, chord construction, timing/rhythm Composition: putting it all together- songwriting! Performance: How to get ready to play for an audience and not collapse under the pressure! And this is all only the beginning. I come to each lesson with a plan, based off how I feel each student learns and what their goals are. I always make it a mission to be patient and let ... View Profile
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Altered Stage

Altered Stage

5.0 4 Reviews
Through personalized music instruction and programming, Altered Stage brings guitar lessons, bass lessons, drum lessons, and voice lessons to life. We specialize in working with absolute beginners, as well as intermediate players who want to hone their skills.It's more than just music lessons. It's a journey, tailored to your individual musical goals, tastes, and aspirations. Take what you learn in your unlimited lessons and participate with our members in jam sessions in our new studio suite, play with members at club-arranged gigs with other members, learn how to write music and record and publish through our Altered Records label.Our staff ... View Profile
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International Mansion

International Mansion

5.0 4 Reviews
Our general curriculum includes a variety of challenging courses that meet or exceed state requirements (if you are following Common Core's markers). Suitable class sizes and exceptional, qualified teachers allow The Language & Music School to offer an expert-led and inclusive educational environment, while also ensuring each student receives the individualized attention and support they need. We set you up with a one on one teacher for an 8 week session ... View Profile
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Sam Genualdi - Guitar And Music Lessons

Sam Genualdi - Guitar And Music Lessons

5.0 4 Reviews
Hi there! My name is Sam Genualdi, I've been teaching music for close to 10 years now and have a great passion for helping my students realize their musical dreams. I tailor my lessons to the skills and objectives of each individual student, with the goal of developing their own unique musical voice.  I have experience on many instruments and in many genres. I earned my Bachelor of Music Degree from the Lawrence University Conservatory of Music, and after have done a number of artist residencies pursuing my own creative work. This has included a year long fellowship to travel the globe studying musical traditions and a year long residenc ... View Profile
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Reverb Lessons

Reverb Lessons

5.0 3 Reviews
Reverb Lessons is on a mission to make learning to play, sing or create music as easy as possible. Unlike a traditional music lesson company, Reverb Lessons has designed its customer experience around you: simply sign up online, book a time with your instructor and explore your creative side. You have the choice of taking lessons online, at the instructor's location, or at your place — whatever works best for you. All payment is taken care of head of time, so no need to worry about having cash for your lesson. Reverb Lessons puts all of its teachers through a rigorous interview process, ensuring that only the best instructors help you learn t ... View Profile
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Eric Thompson Music

Eric Thompson Music

5.0 2 Reviews
I started teaching in 2000. I have been playing for 23 years. I teach most styles including rock, jazz, country and blues. I also teach ukulele and beginner bass guitar. I graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2008 with a Bachelors in Jazz Studies under a in state full tuition scholarship. I studied privately with guitarist Fareed Haque (Joe Henderson, Dave Holland, Sting, Garaj Mahal) for 5 years and with trumpeter Art Davis (Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles) for 2 years.  While in college and after graduation I performed with my own jazz groups in Chicago and Southern Wisconsin. You can expect to learn in a fun and focused environme ... View Profile
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Davo Sounds

Davo Sounds

5.0 2 Reviews
I provide a very basic and self driven service for beginners and intermediate musicians. My approach releieves the pressures of learning something by installing confidence in each student as we build a trust worthy relationship on this journey of growth.
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Bass & Guitar Lessons

Bass & Guitar Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
I started playing bass and guitar over 25 years ago and graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2003 with degrees in bass performance, arranging and composition. I’ve been teaching bass and guitar for almost 20 years. My goal is to design a program that fits your needs, centered on the music you like and want to play. We’ll cover proper technique and use songs you know to improve your performace skills.
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Personal Progress

Personal Progress

5.0 2 Reviews
Fitness & Music Fitness: Providing strength, speed, flexibility/mobility, and nutritional guidance for all ages and desired goals. Each program is designed to adjust for individual needs and gives you the skills/knowledge to continue maintaining healthy habits for years to come. Combat classes including self defense, boxing, kickboxing, wrestling and submission grappling are also available for all ages.  Music: Classical training in music theory and applied mechanics. All ages and instruments.  ... View Profile
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Gregg Mandel Music Lessons

Gregg Mandel Music Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I love bringing the gift of music to those with a passion and willingness to learn and helping them achieve the vision to playing an instrument and composing songs. I'll promise to get them sounding musical on the first lesson. 
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Matt Brown's Guitar Studio

Matt Brown's Guitar Studio

5.0 1 Review
My teaching approach: I teach all styles of music, but tend to focus on fundamental musicianship skills. I have 16 years of professional teaching experience and 17 years of professional playing experience. Over the past 16 years, I've taught over 120 students of all age and ability levels. In the past, I was a guitar instructor for JamPlay.com and Capital University's Community Music School. I'm currently the guitarist and vocalist for Chicago-based band Dead Parade. I also play various theater, wedding, and restaurant gigs around Chicago. My influences are: I listen to just about every style of music - Nirvana, Tool, Bjork, Run The Jewels, M ... View Profile
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Nicholas Davis Bass Lessons

Nicholas Davis Bass Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My name is Nicholas Davis. I am 19 years old. I have been a playing Bass Guitar and Upright Bass for years playing Jazz/Contemporary Music. I play at the Jazz Showcase frequently and local jam sessions around Chicago. I have also played with Jazz musicians like Bobby Watson and Bobby Broom through the Thelonious Monk Program. I am currently a student at Roosevelt University studying with Scott Mason to earn a Bachelors degree in Jazz and Contemporary Music Studies. I am new to teaching and would love to start with any student that is interested. ... View Profile
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The Jam Pantry

The Jam Pantry

5.0 1 Review
I have been teaching, studying, writing, and performing music for over 25 years. I specialize in guitar styles of multiple disciplines, as well as bass, ukulele, and music theory.
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Monaco Music Lessons

Monaco Music Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I believe in the power of music, not just as an art for expression but also as an art of discipline and creativity. I try to make each students lessons customized for them as a student (i.e. What they want to play and what level they want to achieve). I take the task of teaching any student seriously and really try to make every lesson an enjoyable experience.
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Garage Band U

Garage Band U

I have performed professionally for for more then 30 years, with extensive experience in upright and electric bass and guitar. I studied at DePaul University's School of Jazz Music and privately with Larry Gray, who plays bass with Ramsey Lewis. As a jobbing musician, I have done radio and television jingles, studio session work, a great deal of pit work and many orchestral performances, including Chicago's Orchestra Hall, the Chicago Children's Choir and several seasons with The Paducah Symphony Orchestra. My long-term band experience includes swing with The Riff Rockets, The Rhythm Rockets and The Rockafellers; blues with the Convulsions, ... View Profile
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Burns Music Studio/Guitar Lessons

Burns Music Studio/Guitar Lessons

I have a Masters degree from DePaul University and Doctorate in music from the University of Illinois and have been a professional guitarist for 30 years. I have my own guitar studio and initiated the Guitar Programs at Moraine Valley Community  College and Visible Music College. I have been teaching guitar at the college level for for over 20 years. I play almost all styles of guitar and have recorded with many well known artists.
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Midlothian Music

Midlothian Music

Experience matters when it comes to the role of music teacher.  Our 13 accredited instructors come from the best music colleges and are specialists in the instruments they teach. We teach traditional methods and know how to create specific lesson plans for anyone age 5 and up. Using traditional methods of teaching, Midlothian Music can take students as beginners to as far as they want to go.  Our educational roots go back to our earliest days in 1960 and a number of our former students have gone on to enjoy rewarding professional careers in the music industry. Lessons are available Monday through Saturday at our Midlothian store and ... View Profile
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Silbernik Music Academy

Silbernik Music Academy

I am a multi-talented teaching professional, committed to providing a solid education and instilling music appreciation in all my students.  I have a talent for tailoring lessons to meet each students’ diverse needs and capture their interest and imagination.  Some key strengths include: • Musicianship Skill• Individualized Lesson Plans• Student Motivation • Performance Abilities• Comfortable with private or classroom instruction• Technology Integration ... View Profile
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School Of Rock Highwood

School Of Rock Highwood

Find your place in the music at School of Rock Highwood. We have a unique approach to learning music that helps our rockers blossom in unimaginable ways. Students are not only being taught an instrument—they’re learning to deal with life situations, building confidence, and becoming better people.At School of Rock Highwood, learning music in a lesson room is just the beginning. We get students playing on stage as quickly as possible, teaching them to play as soloists and as part of a team. This immersive method motivates them to be their best, helping them learn skills faster and more thoroughly.  ... View Profile
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The Academy Of Music And Art, Inc.

The Academy Of Music And Art, Inc.

Trying to decide between a few different Music, Art and Dance Schools? If you are looking for music, art and dance you are at the right place! The Academy of Music and Art is a fun and friendly place to take lessons. We are here to help you get the most from your classes. You will fit in! You are taught in a way that is designed to build your self-esteem. Beginners & children are welcome. Classes are all about you, your interests and your goals. You can learn and have fun at the same time. Convenient after school, evening and weekend classes. Dance classes for ages 2 and up. Music lessons for ages 3 and up. ... View Profile
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Belly Dancing With Samantha

Belly Dancing With Samantha

Samantha helps YOU to develop your unique bellydance persona. With great music and extensive teaching experience, she will guide you to achieve grace, skill and beauty in you dance. Many of Samantha's students have become professional belly dancers. There are numerous performance opportunities for you when you're ready. New class starting in Chicago on Tuesday, Sept 19. Oasis Dance Studio, 4705 W Lawrence, Chicago, IL 60630 Samantha teaches at Northwestern University, she started teaching MiddleEastern Dance at Belle Plaine Studio in 1995 and has taught at studios, park districts, company programs, seminars and more. Check out her w ... View Profile
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Davi Priest

Davi Priest

                                          ResumeEducationBachelor of Music in Jazz Studies, Summa Cum Laude    Minors: Physics and PhilosophyDePaul University School of Music Has performed at:The Chicago Jazz Festival, The Jazz Showcase, The University of Chicago Logan Center for the Arts, The Center for Black Music Research, Elastic Arts, SPACE, Theater Wit, The Arts Club of Chicago, Jay Pritzker Pavillion and The Harris Theater (in Millenium Park) Currently performs with:Zac Nunnery Trio, Jimmy Bennington Color and Sound, ... View Profile
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Bass Guitar Lessons

Bass Guitar Lessons

Learn upright bass lessons and guitar techniques from an instructor who teaches all styles of music. David is among the best bass teachers who hold classes in studios or at the student's home.
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Guitar Lessons With Kevin M Buck

Guitar Lessons With Kevin M Buck

I am a professional guitarist and have been teaching guitar for over twenty years. I also have three solo albums and have written a book entitled “Guitar in Theory and Practice.” All lessons are taught at my home studio in Lockport (not far from I-355 and 159th Street), recorded, and emailed to you that night. Lessons are $25 for a half hour and $50 for an hour.
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Horse-Drawn Productions, Inc.

Horse-Drawn Productions, Inc.

We understand how important your music is, and we want to help you become the industry leader you want to be.  That is why Horse-Drawn offers lessons and classes in all major areas. These lessons can be custom tailored to your individual needs, and can put you in the driver's seat on your own project. All of our teachers have many years experience in the music industry, and have taught both private lessons and group classes to clients all over the Midwest.  We deliver both the skills you desire, and the foundation we feel you need to accelerate your music production. ... View Profile
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Evolution Music Orland Park

Evolution Music Orland Park

Your lesson program will consist of weekly 30-minute private lessons. You’ll receive guidance and direction as you learn your instrument. You’ll learn many different styles, skills and techniques required to become a successful musician. We tailor your lessons to your specific needs and goals. Got a favorite song? Your teacher can help you work toward learning it!
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Frank J Rumoro Jazz Guitar & Theory Academy

Frank J Rumoro Jazz Guitar & Theory Academy

I have been performing since the late 1960s in all areas of the music industry: Live concert, Stage Productions, Studios, Club Work-Rock,Blues,Jazz,Gospel. BA Music Composition, DePaul Universty, Advanced Degree in Music Education. Been teaching in The Fine Arts Building since mid 1970s.  Have been facultied at Depaul University Jazz Dept., University of Illinois, Jazz Dept.. I have current and former students, now professionals, playing all over the City, Country, World Read My reviews on Yelp! ... View Profile
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Ken Becker Music

Ken Becker Music

I understand that everyone has a different path in music, with different goals and visions for themselves. I provide my students with the motivation and skills to achieve their goals, and inspire them to play. I have been part of jazz ensembles, metal/rock bands, orchestras, wedding bands, among many others, along with extensive experience on tour, writing and producing music, and studying music/audio academically. Whatever it is that inspires my students, I know how to coach them to see their vision come to fruition and become the best version of their musical self possible! ... View Profile
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Santoyo Music Lessons

Santoyo Music Lessons

I strive to deliver the same positive emotional impact music has had on me to the students I teach. I've always seen music as a safe place where you are free to be as creative and expressive as you want. As they say, music is the universal language and I believe that to be 100% accurate because I've had incredible connecting experiences with others through music. I have a decades worth of experience playing and performing music. I attended Columbia College Chicago and graduated in 2017 with a degree in Audio Engineering.  ... View Profile
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Voice, Piano & Music Lessons

Voice, Piano & Music Lessons

Voice Teacher -- Musical Theatre, Pop, Rock, Country, Blues, Soul, Folk -Chest Voice, Head Voice, Mix, Belt, all styles from beginner to professional Piano Teacher -- Primary through Level 5, Chord chart studies Music General - Basic Music Theory, Coaching many instruments from Guitar, Trumpet, Cello, Etc. Scott Emerick has a Bachelor's degree in Music Vocal Performance Contemporary and Traditional Vocal Styles and Minored in Music Business from Belmont University • Teaches in your home in various neighborhoods north of Chicago • Private lesson designed for your skill level, desires, and needs • Two recitals each year and other performance ... View Profile
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