Find professional bass teachers able to help you to progress your playing ability by searching the international teacher database. Complete beginners to advanced bassists welcome, with almost all musical styles taught.
All Styles Taught
The teachers within this community are able to help you learn many different styles of bass guitar, from jazz, pop, rock and funk, to alternative, folk and soul. Across these genres there are an array of different techniques and approaches to playing bass, with different members in our bass teaching community specialising in them.
Many of our students start as complete beginners, including those who have never played the bass before their first lesson. For intermediate and advanced bass players we have courses of lessons that really help them push on, developing skills like improvisation, composition and stagecraft. We offer both in-person and lessons online to students based around the world.
Reach that next level on bass
The bass teachers we work with are often experienced performers, having honed their craft over many years. This ability to play more complex bass lines will under the pressure of performing online or being in the recording studio is an area that we can help you to improve upon, paving the way to enable you to develop as an active musician in your own right.
Composition and improvisation are also areas that we focus on when helping to develop advanced bass players. Bassists who are able to draw upon a wide range of musical genres to create riffs that add to the overall musical composition.
We are able to help students who are interested in undertaking graded exams to progress through a variety of syllables, depending on the students preferred exam board. These graded exams are certainly not compulsory, with many students simply learning to play the bass for their own enjoyment or as a hobby.
Whatever your goals for learning to play the bass or the level you are currently playing at, there are teachers within this music community who will enable you to reach that next level on the bass. Giving you the confidence and technical ability to perform at the highest-level and explore building a career in playing music should that be your ambition. Equality, your teacher will build courses of lessons for you to really enjoy playing the bass as a past-time purely for your own enjoyment if that is your prefer goal.
Are you a bass teacher?
I work with bass teachers across the world, helping them to find new bass students to teach either online or in-person. We have a really active community of professional bass tutors, enabling peer support to earlier stage bass teachers enabling them to develop their teaching ability and for more experienced bass teachers to help mentor earlier stage teachers.
Across the bass teachers in this community, we teach almost every musical genre, reflecting the variety of interest from bass students in terms of the styles of bass music that they want to learn. If you are interested in teaching more bass students simply fill out the Teacher Application Form.
As well as searching through the teacher database you can also find one of our regional music hubs, where you will be able to find information about a professional bass teacher in your area.
Bass Centres in the United Kingdom
Acton: Dave Troke is a professional bass teacher located in Acton, London. He is able to help students across a wide range of different learning abilities to progress their bass playing, to find out more about his bass tuition simply visit Bass Lessons Acton.
Birmingham: Zaid Crowe is a a professional bass guitar tutor located in Birmingham. He teaches bass guitar to ages 6+ in a wide range of genres and styles. His lessons are based around the music and musical styles that you love.
Bristol: Ross Millar offers bass lessons to students in Bristol, England. He brings wealth of performance and teaching experience, as well as significant academic studies having completed a degree in BA Music and Philosophy at the University of Southampton. You can find out more about his bass tuition by visiting Bass Lessons Bristol.
Brixton: Nick Morgan is a professional bassist and bass teacher located in Brixton, London. He is able to help students of all learning abilities, including complete beginners. To find out more visit the Bass Lessons Brixton page.
Cambridge: Matt Duduryn is an experienced bassist who offers professional bass lessons to students from complete beginners upwards. His friendly approach to teaching, letting the students select the styles of music that they wish to learn, has enabled him to develop a thriving music teaching practice. To find out more about Matt’s lessons visit Bass Lessons Cambridge.
Colchester: Craig Tyler is an experienced bassist, having performed many concerts over the years. He would be delighted to help you to improve your bass playing, whether you are a complete beginner or a more advanced bassist. You can read more about his personalised tuition by visiting Bass Lessons Colchester.
Edgware: Marco Rasola provides high quality bass tuition, through carefully planned one-to-one classed in London. He is based in the Edgware area of London, offering lessons suited to both beginners and more experienced players. You can find out more about Marco’s lessons here at Bass Lessons Edgware.
Glasgow: With great student reviews Giancarlo Tammaro is the perfect bass teacher for students located in and around Glasgow. He is able to tutor students from complete beginner, helping them to learn the music that inspired them to pick up the bass in the first place. You can find out more about his lessons by visiting Bass Lessons Glasgow.
Greenwich: Flo Moore is an experienced bassist and bass teacher able to offer lessons in Greenwich, London. She welcomes students of all ages and learning abilities, teaching them through carefully planned lessons to help them rapidly learn the bass. To find out more about Flo’s lessons visit Bass Lessons Greenwich.
Leeds: Sam Quintana is a bass teacher located in Leeds, England. He has bee teaching privately since graduating from Leeds College of Music in 2014, working with a range of students to help them achieve their personal goals on their instrument. You can find out more about Sam’s bass tuition by visiting Bass Lessons Leeds.
Leicester: Jacob Mayhew is a musician who is able to offer bass lessons in Leicester, helping students to learn to play their favourite songs through individually planned lessons. You can read more about his tuition by visiting Bass Lessons Leicester.
Leyton: Edwin Ireland is a bass teacher located in Leyton, London. He has many years performing and tuition experience, helping his students learn the fundamentals of how to play the bass. You can read more about his lessons by visiting Bass Lessons Leyton.
Liverpool: Paul Davies is a bass teacher located in Liverpool, helping students of all ages to rapidly progress on the bass guitar. He covers a wide range of different musical genres, focusing his lessons on helping students learn by playing the music that inspires them. You can find out more by visiting Bass Lessons Liverpool.
London: Sam Becker is a bass teacher located in the heart of London, welcoming students of all learning abilities to individually tailored lessons. His focus on helping students to develop their playing ability through learning the songs that they are passionate about means his lessons are carefully crafted to the requirements and goals of each student. You can find out more about his lessons by visiting Bass Lessons London.
Manchester: Jakob Scoffield is a bass teacher offering lessons in Manchester, England. He has many years playing, performing and teaching experience, working closely with each student to help them to progress their playing. You can find out more about Jakob’s bass lessons by going to the Bass Lessons Manchester page.
Peterborough: Tom Marshall-Andrews is a mobile bass teacher, able to help students in and around Peterborough to develop their playing ability. He teaches complete beginners, working with his students to ensure they learn by playing the music that they are passionate about. To find out more about Tom’s bass tuition visit Bass Lessons Peterborough.
Richmond: Stephen Field is an experienced professional bass player who offers mobile bass lessons to student located in Richmond. He welcomes students of all ages, abilities and musical interests, building courses of lessons suited to each individual pupil.
Southampton: Kit Rivington is a musician with a passion for helping students to learn the bass guitar. He can help students of all learning abilities, including complete beginners. To find out more, visit Bass Lessons Southampton.
Swindon: Paul Madden is an experienced bass teacher able to offer mobile bass lessons in Swindon. He has been playing music for many years, across a wide range of different musical genres. He brings this experience to his bass lessons, helping students of all levels to progress their bass playing.
Wokingham: Robert Jacques is a high quality bass tutor located in Wokingham, England. He has many years teaching experience and will work closely with you to find the best course of lessons, ensuring that you improve your playing. You can read more about Robert’s lessons by visiting Bass Lessons Wokingham.
York: Georgia Johnson is an experienced bassist and bass teacher offering lessons to students from complete beginners upwards. Her lessons are logically laid out and thoughtfully presented, ensuring that students rapidly learn the core skills of how to play the bass. You can find out more about Georgia’s lessons by visiting Bass Lessons York.
Online Bass Lessons
Zoom: Matt Fry has been teaching bass since 2016, helping students of all learning abilities to progress their playing ability through individually tailored lessons. He now teaches Zoom bass lessons to students around the world