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Bill Noertker – Acoustic/Electric Bass

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Music Theory



Learn to improvise, read music, create bass lines, read chord charts, and be creative with scales and modes.

Learn to apply music theory to your own playing situations.

Learn how to practice your instrument.

I offer long-term lessons as well as short-term, project-based lessons. Project-based lessons can prepare you for auditions, recording sessions, and gigs.

I’ve been teaching bass lessons for 22 years.

I teach electric bass, fretless electric bass, and upright bass.

All levels, ages, and interests can benefit from my teaching method.

My students range in age from 12 to 60 years old.

I have enjoyed success with people who are just beginning to play, and have also helped professional bassists fine tune their skills.

Every student is different and I personalize each lesson to fit the interests and goals of each individual student. I have professional experience playing a wide variety of musical styles, including jazz, blues, classic rock, indie rock, and soul music.

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