Music

Bass Guitar Weekly Camp ~ An Intro to Bass Guitar!

In this 4-week course, students will learn bass guitar basics, how to play and learn songs on the bass, and music theory fundamentals.
41 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 4 learners
Class

50 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 4 weeks

9-13

year olds

2-10

learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

How Outschool Works

Available Times

Pacific Time

Mon Jun 13

Jun 13 - Jul 4 (4 weeks)
Mondays
8pm - 8:50pm
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Description

Class Experience

This course is primarily for beginning musicians. No previous music lessons or bass guitar experience is needed.
I will be teaching students basic music theory, ear training, proper bass technique, and rhythm playing so that students will be able to effectively learn any song on their own once they finish this course. We will learn everything together, so students can expect me to model, use visuals, and play along with them constantly in order for concepts to be fully grasped. I also find that when students feel the rhythm and beats of songs, it is easier for them to internalize it - be prepared to clap, tap your foot, or even jump in place during lessons.
4-string electric Bass Guitar (If you have questions about which type of beginner bass to buy feel free to message me)
Tuner (a Tuning app will also suffice. Fender has a great app!)
Amplifier and cable (recommended but not required)
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Songs that we learn together in class will not have swear words. 

To tune your learner's bass guitar you can use the Fender Tune app listed in 'External Resources.'
Download the app and play each string for the app to hear if it's in tune or not.

Teacher

Monica Maldonado
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Music and Art Educator
41 total reviews
36 completed classes

About Me

Hi, I'm Teacher Monica (they/them or she/her) - a musician and artist. I am passionate about teaching, traveling the world, and painting surreal artworks.

As an experienced educator, I believe that every child can become a musician and artist.... 
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