COURSE OVERVIEW

Electric Bass Guitar: Level 1

Level:
Beginner - No previous learning is required, however a passion for bass guitar is essential!

Overview:
This course provides an introduction to the bass guitar, its role in music and the basic technical skills needed to play songs. On this course your tutor will guide you through the fundamentals of theory, technique and concepts, making reference to contemporary music examples.

By completing this course, you will:

  • Be able to play basic root note bass lines
  • Develop timekeeping skills
  • Be able to play major and minor scales
  • Be able to play triads
  • Develop a small song repertoire
  • Be able to perform competently as part of a band 

Course length
10 Weeks

Start date
TBC

Day/Time
Sessions are held on Wednesday evenings between 7 pm and 9 pm at our campus in Kilburn.

Cost
£199 (includes student materials pack, supporting audio and course tuition)

Apply for this course

 

Electric Bass Guitar: Level 2

Level:
Next Step - Minimum 3 months playing experience together with the ability to play a selection of chords and a small repertoire is required. This course is an ideal progression from Electric Guitar Level 1.

Overview:
The next step for aspiring bass players, this course introduces new concepts, patterns and theories to expand your vocabulary and repertoire on the bass guitar. You’ll learn to perform in a variety of styles such as blues, rock, funk and soul, building upon your performance techniques.

By completing this course, you will:

  • Be able to play simple basslines in a variety of genres such as Motown and Soul
  • Be able to play 4 types of triads over two octaves
  • Develop a basic understanding of Slap technique
  • Develop a deeper understanding of technical concepts
  • Perform with confidence as part of a band.

Course length
10 Weeks

Start date
TBC

Day/Time
Sessions are held on Tuesday evenings between 7 pm and 9 pm at our campus in Kilburn.

Cost:
 £199 (includes student materials pack, supporting audio and course tuition)

Apply for this course
 

Should you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to contact us on
020 7328 0222 or enquiries@icmp.ac.uk

Key facts

  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Location: Kilburn, London
  • Start Dates: TBC
  • Day/Time (Level 1): Wednesday evenings 7- 9pm.
  • Day/Time (Level 2): Tuesday evenings 7- 9pm.
  • Cost: £199 (includes student materials pack, supporting audio and course tuition)

WHY CHOOSE ICMP

ENVIRONMENT & PEOPLE

We continually invest in a world class, industry-standard learning environment, with cutting-edge equipment and technology to support learning

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Electric Bass Guitar: Level 1

Ability Level: Beginner - no previous experience is required.

Electric Bass Guitar: Level 2

Ability Level: Next Step - minimum 3 months playing experience together with the ability to play a selection of chords and a small repertoire is required. This course is an ideal progression from Electric Bass Guitar Level 1.

HOW TO APPLY

If you need help, or further advice about our part-time music courses in London, just contact our Admissions team who will be happy to assist you. 



By phone:
020 7328 0222

By email:
enquiries@icmp.ac.uk

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