Find a bass guitar instructor in Charlotte, NC

Find bass guitar instructors in Charlotte, NC

Find bass guitar instructors in Charlotte, NC

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Find bass guitar instructors in Charlotte, NC

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Top 10 bass guitar instructors in Charlotte, NC

Students agree: these Charlotte bass guitar instructors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Lessons With Clayton

Lessons With Clayton

New on Lessons
Offers online services
8 hires on Lessons
19+ years in business
Serves Charlotte, NC
Making music is so much fun and joyful, and that's what my teaching focus is. Anyone can play notes on a page whatever the instrument, but are they making music? Learning an instrument takes patience and dedication, so it also helps with life skills. I focus the lessons at the student's pace, so that learning doesn't create pressure or stress. You will learn music theory ( what music is) and we will play duets, so you learn to play with others. Teaching is my passion and my joy. I have been playing over 40 years. The joy of teaching and helping people achieve their musical goals as well as enjoying many styles of music....
Mike Graci Music Lessons In Matthews, NC

Mike Graci Music Lessons In Matthews, NC

10 hires on Lessons
14+ years in business
Serves Charlotte, NC
Lexi A. says, "So far I have worked with a woman named Jennifer. She has been wonderful. She has an overtly welcoming and helpful energy. My nerves quickly subsided after spending a few minutes talking with her and once I got the first few notes out. She was open to listening to the artists I like and gave me attainable goals to work on over the next so I would not be overwhelmed. This place is exactly what I’ve been needing to satiate my itch for music. " Read more
Music People Studios

Music People Studios

New on Lessons
6 hires on Lessons
39+ years in business
Serves Charlotte, NC
"Creative Education in Music" At Music People Studios we instruct all popular instruments and Voice. What makes our studio stand out the most is we teach music writing as well as music reading with an emphasis on originality and creativity. Once the student gets through the basics we begin to record the students performances in our fully professional recording studio for sharing with family, friends, to document the students progress and often to publish on iTunes and SoundCloud. I love to see the "ah-ha" moment when students realize they can be proficient, creative and effective doing something they enjoy. Residually they pick up so much abo...
Create Music Now

Create Music Now

Offers online services
1 hire on Lessons
8+ years in business
Serves Charlotte, NC
Jim R. says, "Stephen is very knowledgeable about both music and guitar. He cares about your progress and is able to answer your questions. His demeanor is very calm and he provides an atmosphere that is very pleasant to learn in. He stresses having fun as you learn. You can tell that he is passionate about music and teaching it. Great guitar player. I highly recommend him as an instructor. Jim Rhodes" Read more
Gifted Fingers

Gifted Fingers

3 hires on Lessons
Serves Charlotte, NC
Hi, my name is Reggie Graves and I’ been playing the guitar over 35 yrs now. I’m a self taught musician, I learned my craft through being around some of the most incredibly gifted musicians you ever wanted to meet & that to me is priceless. And of course studying all the music books I could find to sharpen my skills as well. I’ve been teaching the guitar for about 18 yrs now! My passion for this instrument is endless. I knew at the age of 16 that I would be making a living playing the guitar. Over the years I’ve recorded with several national & local artist, toured the world with if you’re interested in becoming a songwriter I can help you in...

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 Charlotte bass guitar instructors

Recent success stories from people in the Charlotte area.
Russ S.
Stephen Is a great teacher Sometimes a bit unorthodox we talk about everything from meditation to the outdoors but it always relates to music. He is an inspiring musician. Very Talented multi-instrumentalist as well.
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