Bespoke bass guitar and music theory & harmony lessons for young students and adults in a friendly environment by a professional bass player.
Whether you're a Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced player, I can give you the proper tools to take your bass playing to the next level. I provide tailored lessons to the individual that are specifically designed to enhance the right skills and to help you achieve your goals as a player and a musician.
Musical Subjects Being Taught:
• Bass Technique and Fretboard Knowledge
• Sight Reading
• Music Theory & Harmony
• Ear Training
• Styles & Bassline Creation
• Groove, Feel & Timing
• Bass Gear & Tone Tips
• Exam Preparation
Vassilis Lazouras is a professional bass player and music tutor that has dedicated his life’s works to music and performance.
He got involved with music at young age and he is now working in London as a professional musician and a freelance bassist, after graduating from the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance. Over the last years, he has performed live at many different venues in venues in London such as the 100 Club, The Borderline, the O2 Kentish Town, the O2 Academy Islington, the Tramp Members Club, the Albert’s Members Club and many more. By recording and playing with many artists he became able to adapt in a variety of different styles of music. Most recently he had the opportunity to work with well known music producers/engineers such as Sam Miller (Paloma Faith, Christina Aguilera, PJ Harvey, The Temperance Movement, One Direction, Razorlight, The Magic Numbers) and Steve Lyon (Depeche Mode, The Cure, Paul McCartney, George Best, Laura Pausini) and to perform next to great musicians such as the session guitarist Joon Switon (The Roots, Compton, Les Nubians, Ayo, Eric Roberson and more), the L.A. based jazz singer Tricia Tahara (Patrice Rushen, Alphonso Johnson, Lenny White, Nungu Chancler), percussionist João Caetano (Incognito, Chaka Khan, Mario Biondi, Omar, PB Underground) and guitarist Tolis Zavaliaris (Pete Lockett, Laurence Cottle, Neil Angilley, Vanessa Mae). In addition, he also had the chance to open for artists such as LP, Steve Cradock (Paul Weller, Ocean Colour Scene) and Finley Quaye.
He is now continuing to work in London as a professional musician and his aim is to become a versatile bassist and to gain as much experience as possible.