Bass Guitar Lessons London

We provide bass guitar lessons in London and the surrounding areas.Our fantastic bass guitar teachers visit or host students anywhere in London.

Our bass guitar lessons are for students of all ages and abilities.

Absolute beginners don’t be shy!

Our Bass Guitar Lessons in London

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We provide bass guitar lessons in London – Our bass guitar teachers cover all parts of the city and the surrounding Greater London area. The bass guitar is a fantastic, essential and undeniably cool musical instrument, which plays a key role in all styles of modern music. The bass guitar often takes a prominent role in Rock, Funk, Jazz, Metal, Pop, R’n’B and many, many more genres.

Our London bass guitar teachers are specialist, expert professional bass guitarists who are trained to teach you all aspects of good bass guitar playing. From great, solid bass guitar technique, to developing a strong repertoire, to nurturing creativity and studying improvisation, music theory, songwriting and more – We will ensure your bass guitar development is both thorough, and enjoyable.

At Bruce Music, our London bass guitar teachers travel to your home, office or other chosen London location for your convenience, but can also host your bass guitar lessons if preferred. We have several teachers, each covering a different London area, meaning we’ve got you covered wherever you are.

Bass Guitar Lesson Content

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Your dedicated, qualified, friendly bass guitar teacher will tailor your bass guitar lessons to your ability level, aims, and musical tastes. This means you’ll be making quick progress, while playing all the songs you love.You’ll develop great playing technique, and have a lot of fun in your lessons too. We offer home visits across London as standard, or alternatively you can visit one of our bass guitar teachers if you prefer.Beginners Bass Guitar Lessons London

  • Learn all the fundamentals of bass guitar
  • Play your first basslines and riffs
  • Start learning some of your favourite songs
  • Develop the basics of various styles – Pop, Rock, Funk and Jazz
  • The essentials of ‘jamming’ and the bass guitar’s role in a band

Intermediate Bass Guitar Lessons London

  • Confidently grow your song repertoire – Learn all of your favourites
  • Learn to play chords and pieces for solo bass guitar
  • Gain an understanding of the ‘rhythm section’ – Playing with a drummer
  • How to improvise, play bass solos and jam in a range of musical genres
  • Chances to perform, record or compose if you like

Advanced Bass Guitar Lessons London

  • Learn advanced repertoire tailored to your high level
  • Ongoing musicianship training – Theory, aural, improvisation, rhythm and solos
  • Help with music technology and recording your creative ideas
  • Virtuoso style specialism – From Funk improvisation to free Jazz to Death Metal!
  • Guidance on your musical future – From bands to further study to composing
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Studying Bass Guitar Grade Exams

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If you wish to work towards grade qualifications in your bass guitar lessons, we can absolutely help you to do so. Our bass guitar teachers in London are experienced, dedicated and thorough when it comes to preparing students for bass guitar grade exams with all the major exam boards offering bass guitar qualifications.

At Bruce Music, we take great pride in our students’ 100% pass rate across all instruments in all grade exams. This includes very many students earning merits and distinctions as a result of their hard work under the guidance of our teachers.

For bass guitar students who don’t want to study grades, our teachers will offer guidance through other routes of progression too. This could mean playing along with songs and backing tracks, assistance in starting or joining a band, showing you how to record your creative ideas and arrange them into song demos, or any number of other things.

Your teacher is there to make sure you maximise the skills learned in your bass guitar lessons. This is something we understand means different things to different people, so we always ensure we offer multiple routes of development

Our Bass Guitar Teachers in London

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We are extremely selective about the bass guitar teachers we employ at Bruce Music. We only hire expert, professional, virtuoso bass guitarists actively working in London’s vibrant music scene.Our bass guitar teachers are not simply electric guitarists turning their hand to bass guitar on the side, as can so often be the case. All the fantastic musicians offering bass guitar lessons with Bruce Music are experienced bass guitarists with a thorough, specialist understanding of bass technique, practice, performance and maintenance.Our teachers will oversee your development to ensure that you become the best bass guitarist you can be. At Bruce Music, it is our assurance to our students that the teacher providing their London bass guitar lessons will be:

  • A graduate in music with specialism in bass guitar
  • Qualified, experienced, reliable
  • DBS checked
  • An in-demand musician from sessions, to touring to recording
  • Very friendly and personable – Able to encourage and motivate

Our bass guitar teachers’ profiles can be viewed on our ‘london bass guitar teachers’ page.

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Bass Guitar Lessons London – For All Ages

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Our Bass guitar lessons in London are for students of all ages and all ability levels. So absolute beginners don’t be shy! Around half the students who come to Bruce Music for lessons are absolute beginners.

It is fundamental to our ethos at Bruce Music that our bass guitar lessons are for anybody who wants them – this is something we demonstrate in our offering of lesson lengths/packages, musical styles and teaching approaches that we have on offer.

At Bruce Music we have given bass guitar lessons to everyone from young children to people in their 80’s, and everyone else imaginable in between. Every bass guitar student’s path of development and progress is different, so we do not offer generic, one-size-fits-all-lessons. Every student’s development is something unique and our bass guitar teaching has to be tailored and bespoke to ensure we are giving students the best possible bass guitar lessons.

We ensure our bass guitar teachers have the expertise, training and interpersonal skills necessary for us to provide our London bass guitar lessons service to students of all ages and abilities.

We offer home visits throughout London and the surrounding areas as standard, or you can visit one of our bass guitar teachers if you prefer. Between our teachers, we have all of the London area covered, so we can reach you wherever you are.

Skype/Facetime Bass Guitar Lessons

At Bruce Music we also offer bass guitar lessons to students anywhere in the world on Skype, Facetime or any other video call software. Here are some of the reasons students choose to take Skype or Facetime bass guitar lessons with Bruce Music:

  • A fantastic alternative to lesson cancellation during busy or difficult times
  • On relocating elsewhere from London, but wanting to retain their London bass teacher
  • Refresher lessons, mock tests, preparation and motivational help before exams and gigs
  • Living elsewhere but wanting the benefit of bass lessons with one of our London teachers due to their high-level industry experience

Why Choose Bruce Music?

  • The highest quality bass guitar lessons – Expert, DBS checked, friendly teachers
  • All styles of music – Rock, Pop, Funk, Jazz, Blues, Folk, Country, Metal and more!
  • Our bass teachers visit you – Or you visit them if preferred
  • 100% pass rate in grade exams – And many students gigging, recording, composing
  • High student satisfaction – Read our ‘google reviews’
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