Find a bass guitar instructor in Pontiac, MI

Find bass guitar instructors in Pontiac, MI

Find bass guitar instructors in Pontiac, MI

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Find bass guitar instructors in Pontiac, MI

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Top 10 bass guitar instructors in Pontiac, MI

Students agree: these Pontiac bass guitar instructors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Michael Schultz Music

Michael Schultz Music

5.0Exceptional(5)
Offers online services
13 hires on Lessons
8+ years in business
Serves Pontiac, MI
Jeff S. says, "Great process. Couldn't have worked out better " Read more
Air X Guitar

Air X Guitar

New on Lessons
29+ years in business
Serves Pontiac, MI
Available for all musical needs guitar lessons bass lessons and ukulele lessons..... All styles of guitar playing and all age levels all length of study levels.... I can take you from where u r at to whete u wanna go
Bowker Music Studio

Bowker Music Studio

5.0(1)
5 hires on Lessons
Serves Pontiac, MI
Nancy M. says, "He is nice kid, and put a handrail up on the walk up to his studio because I'm his oldest client and needed one." Read more
Red Piano Music Studio

Red Piano Music Studio

5.0(2)
6 hires on Lessons
7+ years in business
Serves Pontiac, MI
-Cora A. says, ""Miss Mackenna has a gift for working with young children. She is energetic, professional and skilled at engaging and inspiring young musicians through a wide variety of teaching techniques. I highly recommend Miss Mackenna!"" Read more
Love's Guitar & Vocal Lesson

Love's Guitar & Vocal Lesson

5.0(4)
Offers online services
12 hires on Lessons
6+ years in business
Serves Pontiac, MI
Steven B. says, "He's very friendly and we got right down to business! He really knows his stuff I would recommend him to anyone looking for lessons!" Read more

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 Pontiac bass guitar instructors

Recent success stories from people in the Pontiac area.
Steven B.
Highly recommended, he’s easy to learn from, cares and has a great passion for teaching, I got some stuff to work on until my next lesson with him, anyone looking for a great teacher come to Michael.
Michael Schultz Music
-RPMS M.
I first met Ms. Greene when my 18 month-old son started a toddler music class. I was amazed to watch Mackenna keep 2-8 toddlers engaged with instruments and songs for 30 minutes. She met each child on their level, and helped them experience music in whatever manner they were comfortable. I can’t speak highly enough of her talents both as a teacher and as a musician. A violinist for over 32 years, of paramount importance was finding a teacher who would help my kids establish a foundation for enjoying music for a lifetime. She has done that and more. And as a business owner, I have been impressed with her work-ethic, calmness under pressure, and responsible nature. She always arrives early, with a smile and ready to make music with little people.
Red Piano Music Studio
Caterina
Neil is wonderful! He was so good at inspiring my son and getting him excited about lessons when he wasn’t in the mood . Neil is so good with kids, he meets them at their level and makes lessons fun and “cool”. And he is such an amazing guitarist! I wouldn’t look further if you need guitar lessons.
Love's Guitar & Vocal Lesson
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