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Bass Guitar

Hourly Fee
Beginner £40.00
Intermediate £40.00
Advanced £40.00
Expert £40.00
Casual £40.00

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PETER B. Mus (Honours) PGCE
Pete began playing electric bass in 1988, self-taught for the first two years, he learned to play by ear on a fretless 4 string bass. It was not long afterwards that he progressed to 5 and 6 string fretted and fretless basses as well as double bass.
Pete studied music at Bass-Tech Acton with Rob Burns (BBC session player – Red Dwarf, Black Adder etc.), Musician's Institute Wapping with Rufus Philpot and finally orchestral double bass with Dominic Black (L.S.O.) at Goldsmiths University of London, where Pete studied for his music degree (BMus, Honours).
During his time at Goldsmiths, Pete also studied composition with internationally renowned composers such as Sadie Harrison and Rodger Redgate - learning much from their craft, and applying it to his own compositions, including a string quartet performed by the Kreutzer quartet.

Tutoring Experience:

Pete stayed on at Goldsmiths to study for his PGCE, achieving fully qualified teacher status in 2004, leading to various music teaching positions in secondary schools across London and Hampshire, up to GCSE and A level.
Pete has been teaching electric bass (4 – 6 string) and double bass for 25 years - covering everything from various left- and right-hand techniques in all styles, improvising, sight-reading, chord-chart reading, soloing, music theory and memory techniques.

Tutoring Approach:

Learn bass guitar fast with a fully qualified expert teacher with over 25 years’ experience.
My mission is to inspire a passion for music in students and to help them grow as a person, as a musician, and as a bass player.
Whether you are a beginner, or a more advanced student, I am able to offer you online bass lessons that are Individually tailored to fit you as an individual.
These lessons will help you find the motivation to discover your own personal vision for music, reach your goals and potential quickly with accelerated learning techniques that will Improve your musical skills with rapid results.
As a fully qualified music teacher with a PGCE, I use classroom proven focus, learning and memory techniques that will allow you to learn how to learn by understanding, and using your own biology to your own advantage. Teaching you to teach yourself in fact.

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Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • Goldsmiths (2006) - Induction (QTS) (✔ On File)
  • Goldsmiths (2004) - PGCE (PGCE) (✔ On File)
  • Goldsmiths (2004) - QTS (QTS) (✔ On File)
  • Goldsmiths (2003) - Degree (Bachelors) (✔ On File)

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