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Robert Henderson

Double Bass Lessons | Bass Guitar Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Qualifications: Bachelor of Music - Jazz Performance, Graduate Diploma in Primary School Teaching
  • Pricing: 50.00 per hour - negotiable
  • Styles: Jazz, Blues, Rock, Rock 'n Roll, Country/bluegrass etc, Classical
  • Suitability: Any age, beginner up


Robert is a regular player on the Wellington music scene, and has often toured the country with a variety of acts which has develop his expertise in live performance.

Studying Jazz performance at the NZSM he is well versed in Jazz styles, and consequently other genres and well suited to be able to teach those styles, as well as reading, and writing music.

Robert has a wealth of experience in teaching, and is a qualified, practicing Primary school classroom teacher at a local Wellington Intermediate.

Teaching Info

Robert will help you simply enjoy playing music and overcome any negative feelings you may have about it!

Depending on your own experience as a musician, Robert can start with the basics of how the bass works, technique, and it’s role as an instrument in different genres. Robert will help you, as a student, wield this knowledge into your playing, whether it be Double Bass, or Bass Guitar.

Robert will encourage growth in any area of bass playing that you choose to go in. He will provide the resources and guidance for you to go in this direction, and above all else, have some fun along the way!

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