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University Place Bass Guitar Lessons

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Scott Paul Johnson
5.0
from 45 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Susan E.
Verified review

I am an new musician and an adult learner. I am taking bass guitar lessons from Scott. He is my second instructor, and I plan to take lessons from him for a long time as I grow as a musician. Scott is amazing!!! He has met me where I am in my knowledge, and breaks it all down in understandable manageable pieces. I love theory, and he thorough understanding is evidenced in his easy to follow delivery. I am improving quickly and I definitely credit Scott for my improvement. Scott is certainly as competent and more fun than any college professor I have had. I love him and recommend him for classes. But... my time slot is reserved and taken. Enjoy.

Seattle Guitar Mentor
4.9
from 26 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 61 hires on Thumbtack
Beth D.
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I always wanted to learn to play guitar, and tried several times to teach myself without success. The idea of taking guitar lessons was super intimidating to me, but I decided to give it a shot, and I'm so glad I did. Ryan is an amazing instructor. His passion for teaching is obvious, and I feel like I learned so much from him in a short amount of time. He addresses all the things any new player faces such as a lack of confidence and bad habits. Right away I felt comfortable and encouraged, and I looked forward to lessons every week. The lessons motivated me to want to practice and work through everything I was learning, and they were always fun. Ryan has a great sense of humor and a knack for using pizza metaphors to explain music theory :) I can't say enough great things about my experience, and I encourage anyone considering lessons with Ryan to definitely go for it. You won't be disappointed.

Lessons In Your Home
4.7
from 25 reviews
  • 21 years in business
  • 96 hires on Thumbtack
Jason W.
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Started guitar lessons a couple of months ago and couldn't be happier. I was self taught and played by ear. Didn't feel I had time for lessons. But, I was missing a lot of the fundamentals. The lessons have started to fill in the gaps and I'm learning a lot faster than before. I wish I started these lessons a couple of years ago. And way too easy taking these lessons at my place. Highly recommended!

Jonny Akamu
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Ben N.
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Jonny is a talented guitar player and a great teacher. His lessons have encouraged me to continue learning how to play bass guitar.

Match Anderson Guitars
5.0
from 16 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
Tessa B.
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Taking guitar lessons with Matt was a great experience. He had extraordinary patience with me as I slowly learned, and had great advice to encourage me through the process. Matt recognized when I wasn’t grasping a concept, and used creative strategies to help me along. He is a very talented guitar player, and just as great of a teacher. I would highly recommend him.

Jacob Hessburg
5.0
from 14 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Collette K.
Verified review

Outstanding guitar instructor! Jacob is very patient and easy to get along with. He's a fantastic musician and sincerely works to make sure that I stay interested and continue to get better. I would highly recommend him as a guitar, bass or drum teacher to anyone looking for music lessons!

  • 16 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Amy H.
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My 11-year-old son has taken 2 1/2 years of guitar lessons with Bob, and he's still as excited as when he started, if not more so. Bob balances what my son would like to learn with what he needs to learn--blending fun and cool with theory and practice in a way that challenges but doesn't overwhelm. Plus he's a delightful person. We've had an excellent experience with Bob and highly recommend him.

bluehelixmusic LLC
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Titus N.
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Sami has musical knowledge well beyond his years in singing, guitar, drums, and much more. Working with him for 2+ years has made him one of my closets friends.

  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Reni R.
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David teaches me classical guitar. He is kind, encouraging, and patient. He gently instructs me on the importance of finger positioning and rhythm. David is well-grounded in musical theory and can discuss the history of musicology. Each lesson has been a positive and enlightening experience. Thanks to my teacher, I have rediscovered my love of classical guitar!

Edgar Haimerl - Lessons
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Owen L.
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Great first lesson as a new guitar player. Edgar is professional and talented. I'd definitely recommend working with him if you're in the market for a guitar teacher.

Benjamin Simonson
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Darcy M.
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Ben's been great at getting me over my trepidation with learning guitar. After my fourth lesson I've been able to pick up the basics. He's patient, helpful, good humored, and inspires me to keep going. Thanks, Ben.

RL's Music School
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Nick E.
Verified review

RL has been a fantastic guitar teacher for our 15 year old son. He is professional yet fun and our son really looks forward to his lesson each week. Recommend him highly.

Mystro Music
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 48 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Caitlin B.
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Friendly and knowledgable, Larry was my piano teacher for over 5 years, but together we dabbled in voice, sax, guitar, and even a bit of drums. He tailored lessons to exactly what I wanted to do and how I wanted to do it. He can stick to the standard lesson plans, or adapt them to exactly what you want to learn. He's a good guy and a good teacher who gave me all the foundations to be confident in just about every aspect of music.

  • 23 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Liza M.
Verified review

I am pleasantly surprised that I found such a good teacher, Ken Jacobsen, who even lives close to me. I have complete confidence in his ability to take my classical guitar training to the next level.

Evan's Bass Lessons
4.7
from 3 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Mark H.
Verified review

Great guy ... will be taking more lessons

Kickaxe Guitar Lessons
5.0
from 1 review
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
David D.
Verified review

Exactly who and what I’m looking for in a guitar teacher, lessons, and a friend.

Bob Neale Bass Lessons
5.0
from 1 review
  • New on Thumbtack
Austin K.
Verified review

When bob taught me about triads it helped me learn about music theory and get my fingers used to playing in a four finger position.

About

I teach beginning to intermediate guitar lessons in the comfort of your home. It can be for 30 min., 45 min. or a full 60 min for afternoons and weekends only. Bring your own guitar or use the house guitar.

  • 6 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
About

I let the students lead the lesson, I'll teach them the songs they want to learn and what you can take away from the song to make you a better musician.

  • 10 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
About

I aim to teach students how to be a relevant musician. My lessons are focused on the progress of music itself.

About

I teach acoustic and electric guitar from beginner to advanced levels to players of a variety of styles. I specialize in blues, rock, and metal but am well versed in other genres and styles. I like to incorporate music theory in my lessons and am willing to go at your pace. Music is a fun and enriching hobby, and I do my best to ensure that my students feel comfortable and have fun during their lessons!

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Need guitar lessons

Lakewood, WA

  • Student age
    18-25
  • Guitar type
    Acoustic
  • Can read the following musical notation:
    No, I cannot read music
  • Interested in the following musical style(s)
    Other (pop music)
  • Frequency of lessons
  • Lesson length
  • Day preference
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Time preference
    Morning (9am-noon), Early afternoon (noon-3pm), Late afternoon (3-6pm), Evening (after 6pm)
  • Details
    I'm an International college student from China and my English level is not very high. I hope the teacher could be patient.
  • $28.33
    Average price
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