Find a bass guitar instructor in Baltimore, MD

Find bass guitar instructors in Baltimore, MD

Find bass guitar instructors in Baltimore, MD

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Find bass guitar instructors in Baltimore, MD

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Top 10 bass guitar instructors in Baltimore, MD

Students agree: these Baltimore bass guitar instructors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Ron Turner Guitar Lessons

Ron Turner Guitar Lessons

Offers online services
7 hires on Lessons
16+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
Rick A. says, "Extremely knowledgeable and very patient!" Read more
Zarbo Music Lessons

Zarbo Music Lessons

1 hire on Lessons
20+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
Molly A. says, "I've been working with Joshua for 8 months - he is an exceptional teacher. He has an extensive knowledge of music and music theory and works to tailor his lessons to each student based on their interests and skill level. He is friendly, encouraging, patient, flexible with scheduling, and responsive between lessons to all questions. I would highly recommend!" Read more
Inner Sound Music Lessons & More

Inner Sound Music Lessons & More

Top Pro
Offers online services
21+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
JoAnne says, "Staff are professional and knowledgeable. Janice is a skilled educator with a knack for out of the box thinking!" Read more
Maryland Conservatory Of Music

Maryland Conservatory Of Music

New on Lessons
22+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
We focus on inspired private lessons and give students many opportunities to share their music with audiences. Our teachers have degrees from highly acredited colleges/universities in music performance.


New on Lessons
34+ years in business
Serves Baltimore, MD
I always start from the basics...including reading and knowing your positions ,scales and modes and chords and of course playing along with others as well as singing and playing..from there you can become the musician you want to be
Play Maker Music Lessons

Play Maker Music Lessons

New on Lessons
Offers online services
Serves Baltimore, MD
Lessons for all ages and all levels from a professional musician nurturing improvement of excellent musical performance. Students may have performance opportunities.

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 Baltimore bass guitar instructors

Recent success stories from people in the Baltimore area.
Jim M.
I have been working with Ron for over 10 years. He is a great teacher and I have improved my skills in all areas. Ron is great to work with with vast knowledge and skills. He has the ability to help you understand even the most difficult skills and styles.
Ron Turner Guitar Lessons
John T.
They communicate well, very reasonably priced, great and knowledgeable instructors! A quality, life enriching experience!
Inner Sound Music Lessons & More
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