Find a bass guitar instructor in Memphis, TN

Find bass guitar instructors in Memphis, TN

Find bass guitar instructors in Memphis, TN

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Find bass guitar instructors in Memphis, TN

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Top 10 bass guitar instructors in Memphis, TN

Students agree: these Memphis bass guitar instructors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Island 20 Productions

Island 20 Productions

New on Lessons
Serves Memphis, TN
Hello, I've been a musician nearly all my life. I grew up playing the piano for churches and received my formal piano and voice training at Millikin University in Decatur, IL. I won two major piano competitions when I still just a student in High School. Currently I play keyboards and sing in a Memphis cover band, Sassy Jones. Piano is my main axe and I would be able to give advanced instruction on this instrument. I can also teach voice, trumpet, guitar, bass guitar, and drums up to an intermediate level. I also teach improvisation and production skills. I have taught for 10 years or more in the West Tennessee area and I can help you become ...
Music With Mr. Dave

Music With Mr. Dave

6+ years in business
Serves Memphis, TN
Emma L. says, "Mr. Dave continues to be such a positive figure in my son’s childhood! We have been taking music classes with him since my son was barely 2 years old. Dave’s uplifting energy and compassionate understand of young children’s emotional development has given us a warm and loving start to our musical journey." Read more
Easy Method Guitar Lessons

Easy Method Guitar Lessons

22+ years in business
Serves Memphis, TN
Gina L. says, "I never worked with him but have heard him many times playing, what an awesome an great friend " Read more
Bacca Bass & Guitar

Bacca Bass & Guitar

New on Lessons
Offers online services
28+ years in business
Serves Memphis, TN
Allowing the musician to learn to experience the freedom music offers through simple instrustion. Also open jam avaialble. Making it up as I go.
Farmhouse Recording Studio

Farmhouse Recording Studio

New on Lessons
Offers online services
17+ years in business
Serves Memphis, TN
Farmhouse Studio offers Recording, Mixing & Mastering services. In addition, Farmhouse Studio offers lessons and instruction for Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Songwriting and Guitar! Instruction is available through Private Lessons, Group Lessons, Workshops and Courses. Farmhouse Studio is a state of the art recording studio located in Moscow TN (about 45 miles east of Memphis). The studio consists of a 500 square-foot main room, two 100+ square-foot isolation rooms & a 350 square-foot control room. The control room includes a Toft ATB 16 console, JBL full range monitors, a broad range of analog outboard gear, & Pro Tools Ultimate with UAD, S...

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 Memphis bass guitar instructors

Recent success stories from people in the Memphis area.
Andrea W.
He makes music class so much fun for these little guys. He’s amazing.
Music with Mr. Dave
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