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Geoff A.

10 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Geoff A.

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From your first notes to learning groove, chords and scales and how they work, to interpreting songs in your own way, using clear and clean materials; from Blues to Jazz to whatever you want, it will all be in reach!

About Geoff

I am a professional musician with a career spanning over 40 years (touring and studio work), and 30+ years teaching music, including college level classes. What do you want to learn? How far you go is up to you! *** Lesson Details *** BEGINNING students start with the fundamentals, what you m

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Michael
I took lessons about 40 years ago from other teachers, not sure what I was expecting. However Geoff far exceeded whatever they were. Very knowledgeable, an excellent teacher.
Jay
My son had a great first lesson with Geoff. He was kind and patient but also very knowledgeable.
Ethan
"It was kind of hard but fun!" My 9 year old left saying, "now I finally know how to learn how to play from sheet music!" Geoff is patient and knowledgeable.
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Raymond A.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $27
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 to 57
  • Teaching since 1984
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Raymond A.

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Hello, my name is Ray and I enjoy working with students from ages 8 and up. I have been teaching for 25+ years and my passion for music instruction and development has only grown stronger with age. My background in music covers jazz, Latin, pop, rock, R&B, funk, gospel, and blues. I look forward to the opportunity of working with you or your child!

About Raymond

Hello everyone. I have a classical and jazz piano background. I have performed in various ensembles to include, concert bands, big bands, jazz combos, R&B, Pop, Rock, country, Latin, and worship music. I teach beginners, intermediate and advanced levels in various piano styles as well as improvisati

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Cam’ron
You learn a lot from him.
Sara
Ray is truly a fantastic teacher. I'm learning jazz after having a background in classical piano and he is incredibly knowledgeable in both, and has been an amazing resource for theory and concepts and how to apply them in a structured and consistent way. I am so glad to have found him, he's one of the best piano teachers I've ever had.
Arlissa
Very knowledgeable teacher. Was able to quickly identify what I needed to work on/start off with. Created a plan to keep moving forward and taught me what I need to get to that next step. I had been teaching myself and he was able to add onto that next step and pick up where I left off. Can't wait to get practicing and continue my progress.
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Gustaf C.

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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2019
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Gustaf C.

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With a background in music production and touring, you will learn how to play the bass like the pros. My approach is to use songs to teach about music theory, songwriting, and tone. You will learn the songs and acquire these skills through osmosis. I can also work in ear training and sheet music lessons for those that are interested.

About Gustaf

I’m a professional bassist for a well known nationally touring band, music producer, and songwriter. I graduated from Berklee college of music with a Bachelors degree in Music Production & Engineering. I can teach a broad range of styles ranging from samba to funk to progressive metal or anythi

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Geoff B.

8 Reviews
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  • Speaks some Spanish, English
  • Awarded 4 Year Full Scholarship, Outstanding Musician Award from Manhattan School of Music, De Anza Community College
  • Teaching since 1978
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Geoff B.

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I began playing Bass Guitar in 1970 taking interest learning from recordings with Jack Bruce, John Entwistle, Stanley Clarke and Jaco Pastorius. In college Charlie Parker and John Coltrane doing their charts by myself and with combos. I still to this keep up with many Jazz Fusion Groups. I teach Technical Studies, Scales and Arps., Right and Left Hand Technique as well as ReadingSkills.Let' s get playing!

About Geoff

Hi, my name is Geoff and I play Double Bass, Bass Guitar, Cello and Piano. I played full time in a Symphony orchestra for 20 yrs., began playing Piano in 1963, Bass Guitar 1970, Double Bass 1977 and Cello 1982. I prescribe lessons complete with Solo, Ensemble, and Technical Playing and Reading Skill

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Ron E.
I've taken lessons from a number of double bass teachers. I've never found an instructor who gave me exactly what I needed until Geoff. He's the consummate professional double bass player and teacher. Geoff is intelligent, courteous, patient, humorous and above all knowledgeable. So, if you're a serious upright bass student, I would, without hesitation, recommend Geoff Bowater.
terri
Patient and Kind. Explains theory well!
Daria S.
My daughter had few lessons with Geoff, so far it seems like her skills has improved.
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Oliver H.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Oliver H.

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I am here to demystify the music world--with my teaching methods any student can accomplish their dreams! First, we will start with simple techniques to embark on your musical journey and work our way towards our lofty musical goals together.

I focus heavily on time, attitude, technique and determination in my lessons. Being a bass player is arguably one of the most important parts of a band without taking the spotlight. I'll be sure to make sure you sound good in any situation!

About Oliver

I specialize in upright bass, jazz bass, funk bass, bass technique, and rhythm. I will inspire a positive attitude and good practice habits that will help any student succeed. I’ve extensively studied jazz, latin jazz, funk, rock music, hip hop, bluegrass, folk, and composition. I can also tea

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Brookelynn C.
Amazing first experience. Oliver made me super comfortable and shared a lot of knowledgable resources
Benjamin
My son is very happy with Oliver as his teacher. They seem to have a good rapport and he (my son) is enthusiastic about his lessons.
Brittany W.
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John L.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks french, spanish, French
  • Jazz Performance from San Diego State University
  • Awarded Most Valuable Soloist from Berkely Jazz Fest 1995
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John L.

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College Performance Degree in Bass
Diploma from Grove School of Music in Bass
20 years professional experience of Bass Playing

About John

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to inquire about studying music with me. Music and studying music has always been a passionate experience for me. I have been so blessed with the teachers and fellow musicians in my life. You should realize that your study of music may start with me,

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Emily C.
The first lesson was great. John is a great communicator .
Jeremiah
John is good teacher, I completely satisfied.
Aidan
Very comfortable atmosphere. John asked my son what his goals were and tgen taylored instruction to help him meet those goals..We were very pleased! We highly recommend him.

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"Steve is more than just a good upright bass teacher, he’s a good music teacher and an upbeat guy to take lessons with."
Tom
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Steve M.
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"Really enjoying learning to read music and more!"
Steven
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Mark L.
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"There is no finer teacher anywhere than Greg!
Having never played any instrument before , Greg took away any worries or anxiety I might have had. His patience and vast expertise with stringed instruments is truly amazing. Students learn at their own pace not the instructors. Greg has students making actual music very early in the process. Being able to actually play something right away is highly motivating and more importantly Fun !
Greg’s personality and his amazing talent makes it very easy to engage in the process . Having taken Bass Guitar lessons for several years with Greg , I can’t imagine what it might have been like with another teacher. Greg is an amazing instructor !
You won’t be disappointed!"
Bob
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Wonderful and patient teacher. Emphasis on playing what you want or need to play. I highly recommend Eric."
Nicole Rider
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Eric J.
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"A dedicated instructor with regard to a person achieving their musical goals/advancement."
Bill
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Joe is easily relatable and thoroughly knowledgeable of the instrument. His instructions are clear and he's more than willing to clarify when they may not be. I think he and I are going to get along famously once we can get Skype to work!"
Ollie
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Joe A.
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"Akos is a great teacher, I learned a lot from him. Would recommend him if you want to learn some funky bass lines!"
Amanda
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Akos F.
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"First lesson went great; looking forward to more."
Tommie
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Stephen B.
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"My lessons with Mr. Akers were awesome' He made learning the bass fun and interesting, but was very professional at the same time. Lesson material was clear and concise and easy to understand, because he taught at a pace that was manageable for me. Mr. Akers is an excellent instructor'"
Ciane F.
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Raymond A.
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"As someone who came in with little to no experience playing an instrument, Jimmy was the perfect start for my musical journey. He taught me not only the fundamentals of the bass guitar, but also the fundamentals of music in general, which I can carry with me as I develop as a musician. Highly reccomended."
Kevin
Took Bass Guitar lessons from James R.
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