Noel Wentworth at the Upbeat Music Academy Kelowna in Glenmore is an experienced musician and passionate teacher who has been teaching students from all over Kelowna for over 10 years. He offers both in-person and online Bass lessons for adults and children.
In your lessons, you'll expand your skills by learning how to play your favourite songs, read TAB (Tablature) and music notation through Rockschool (UK equivalent to RCM but in popular music). You'll learn left and right Hand finger placement, Bass scales and modes, Slap Bass, Walking Bass lines, Pentatonic and Blues Scales, Improvisation and so much more.
As additional value, students can get extra high school credit by preparing and passing Rockschool Bass exams using popular music.
Noel has also successfully prepared many students for post secondary music school prep exams while teaching what the student wants to learn so they stay engaged and motivated!
See Noel's lesson policies here
For students under the Age of 9, please consider Piano lessons with Lora Wentworth first to prepare your fingers or we can discuss Ukulele lessons(age 7+).
Noel has decades of experience as a professional musician playing bars, nightclubs, special events and touring.
He has been a Private Guitar Teacher and Bass teacher for over 30 years, holds his Diploma in Music performance as well as his Licentiate in Music education.
After you meet Noel, it won't be hard to see why he is known for being one of the best Guitar and Bass teachers in Kelowna.