James Lockwood

Double Bass, Guitar lessons online and in Melbourne

Contact Information
James Lockwood
Overview
Biography

James is a professional upright bassist and bass guitarist working in a wide variety of genres and performance environments. A teacher with many years of experience, James specialises in providing lessons for the upright bass, bass guitar, fretless bass guitar, and six-string bass guitar, in addition to teaching music theory, jazz and improvisation, and composition.

As a graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts, James has had the opportunity to study and work with many of Australia’s finest musicians, and uses this knowledge to create a dynamic, insightful learning environment that equips students with the knowledge they need to succeed in all musical pursuits.

James’ approach to teaching emphasises a performance-first approach, aiming to prepare students of all ages and abilities for performance opportunities by developing essential instrumental and theoretical abilities, in addition to broad contextual and stylistic knowledge.

Teaching Since
2016
Qualifications
Bachelor of Jazz and Improvisation (Honours)
Music Teaching Services
Instruments
Double Bass, Guitar Bass
Specialities
Adult Learning, Auditions, Composition, Harmony, Improvisation, Jazz Theory
Features
Child Checked, Group Lessons, School Instrumental, Comes To You
Styles
Contemporary, Funk, Jazz, Latin
Areas Serviced
Regions
Online, Inner Melbourne, Inner East Melbourne, North Melbourne, North East Melbourne, North West Melbourne
Suburbs
Ascot Vale, Brunswick, Carlton, Coburg, Essendon, Fawkner, Fitzroy, Hawthorn, Heidelberg, Ivanhoe, Kew, Moonee Ponds, Northcote, Parkville, Pascoe Vale, Preston, Richmond, Thornbury
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