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Comprehensive Bass Guitar Tuition For Beginner to Advanced players.

Bass guitar tuition for all levels from beginner to advanced covering...
Technique: (Left/Right hand coordination etc)
Advanced Technique: (Slap, Tapping, Harmonics, Chord Melody)
Stylistic Studies: (Soul, R&B, Funk, Rock, Pop, Latin, Caribbean, Jazz, Fusion)
Music Theory: (Harmony, Chords/scales, Sight Reading)
Performance: (Stage craft, confidence etc).

Extra information

A bass can be provided for students unable to bring their own.

Location

At teacher's location: Finsbury Park, London, UK

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General info

Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

My name is Alan. I am a professional Bassist/teacher with over 20 years of live playing, studio recording and teaching experience.
I teach from my studio in north London and deliver relaxed lessons based on the students self motivation and desire to improve.
If you're an aspiring bassist or a professional looking to improve in certain areas, get in touch and get inspired!

Education

I hold an A Level in Music
A BMus (Bachelor of Music) degree in popular music performance and also have a level 1 PTTLLS (Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector) teaching qualification.
I also have a Musicians Union Child protection certificate.

Experience / Qualifications

As a teacher at ICMP (formerly Guitar Institute) I helped design and deliver the countries first ever degree in popular music performance.
As a player I've recorded and performed with a variety of artists including Jocelyn Brown, Alexander O'Neal, The Drifters, The Blues Brothers from the world of soul and Emma Bunton, Liberty X, S Club 7 and Shapeshifters from the pop world as well as Jazz legends Wynton Marsalis, Barry Harris, Ian Carr.

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