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Mr. Josh M.

specializes in Music Tutoring, specializing in Theory and Electric/Upright Bass · male

"I am a lifelong bassist with 26+ years of experience in many different types of musical situations. Throughout my years at college, I was a tutor for many music theory students. For the last decade, I have been employed by several different cruise lines, where I played bass with some of the best musicians the world has to offer.

I currently reside in Fargo, ND, where I have a few bass students and more...

"I am a lifelong bassist with 26+ years of experience in many different types of musical situations. Throughout my years at college, I was a tutor for many music theory students. For the last decade, I have been employed by several different cruise lines, where I played bass with some of the best musicians the world has to offer.

I currently reside in Fargo, ND, where I have a few bass students and a handful of music theory students. I am looking to expand my repertoire of strategies for teaching, and look forward to working with different people to reach their goals, whether it's a foundational understanding of basic concepts or more direct help with specific ideas (in order to succeed at school, etc.). I also run a small business out of my apartment, where I teach students and render recording and production services for a number of clients.

26+ years experience as a bassist in orchestras, bands, churches, cruise ships, and many other different kinds of ensembles. I have helped many college students excel in their theory courses, and have also helped non-students/non-musicians understand the basic concepts of music theory for their own use. My recording/production business has been servicing the local music community for the last 2.5 years, with several satisfied clients coming through my process.

No matter where you are in your musical process of discovery, learning the fundamentals of music theory is usually a crucial way to getting out of a rut. Learning chords becomes easier no matter what instrument you play, and improvising melodies over chord progressions becomes more engaging and inspiring when you learn how to string lines together with your theory concepts. There are countless ways in which learning theory will help, even if you're only trying to learn music production.

Basically, when it comes to music, I am a HUGE nerd! As a bassist/producer, my life revolves around this art form, and my many years of experience in these specialized areas have helped me succeed, not only in my" less...

Details

fee: $50 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 10 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

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website: on file

Education and Qualifications

certified: Josh M. is a certified tutor

Minnesota State University - Moorhead, Music Performance

Fargo, ND 58103

Subjects Tutored

Music Theory - General Music - Music Production