Bass Guitar Classes



Learn to hold down the bottom end.

Our group classes focus specifically on the fretted electric bass - a perfect place to comfortably gather crucial basic skills. Beginners can jump right in at level one. During the course of your study, one can expect to cover fundamentals like tone, rhythm, theory and groove. Learn to be able to add a solid bottom to a wide variety of musical styles from blues and bluegrass to rock and pop.

Crash Bass Course for Guitarists »

You play a little guitar and now you want to pick up the bass. Well take 8 solid weeks of this crash bass course and start calling yourself a multi-instrumentalist

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Learn Classic Rock Bass Lines »

Develop your own style by a serious study of the masters of classic rock bass: McCartney , Dunn, Kaye, Jones, Entwistle,

Bruce, Oakley, Lesh, Wyman and others. Harlan has played all over the world with many great and is just the man to guide you through the changes needed to make folks say "Who's that bass player?"

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List of All Bass Guitar Courses for Adults (9 found)

Bass Guitar 1

Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Sunday with Harlan Terson

4 strings that hold everything together.

Bass Guitar 2

Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Sunday with Harlan Terson

Bass is the glue of ensemble music

Bass Guitar 3

Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Sunday with Harlan Terson

Begin to apply general music theory and expand your techniques and vocabulary.

Bass Guitar 4

Group ClassAdvanced

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

If you would like to be contacted when this class runs again, please email Guitar Program Manager Jimmy Tomasello with your contact information.

Crash Bass for Guitarists

Group ClassBeginner

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Monday with Harlan Terson

A course designed for those who already play another stringed instrument.

Bass Lab

Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

If you would like to be contacted when this class runs again, please email Guitar Program Manager Jimmy Tomasello with your contact information.

How to Build Bass Lines

Group ClassIntermediateNew!

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Monday with Harlan Terson

Discover the tools that will put your playing a cut above.

Learn Classic Rock Bass Lines

Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Saturday with Harlan Terson

Learn the standards of Classic Rock and make requests as well.

Learn Classic Soul Bass Lines

Group ClassIntermediate

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

If you would like to be contacted when this class runs again, please email Guitar Program Manager Jimmy Tomasello with your contact information.

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