Bass Guitar Lessons in South Charlotte and Waxhaw, North Carolina

Since 2007, Musicians in Motion has helped musicians of all levels hone their bass guitar playing skills. Whether you want to learn to play bass or need to brush up on your skills, Musicians in Motion makes your lesson informative and fun. 

With several professional guitar teachers on staff, we offer bass lessons for 9 and above.  This flexibility combined with extensive knowledge of a wide range of musical genres, from classical to jazz, makes us the top choice for guitar lessons in Charlotte, North Carolina as well as guitar lessons in Matthews, North Carolina.

Learning how to play the bass will provide you with an invaluable skill, and it will strengthen your appreciation for music, instilling in you a sense of pride. Our bass teachers provide challenging music lessons for all skill levels, helping you grow as a musician no matter your previous level of experience.

Contact us to connect with one of our teachers today. We also offer in-home lessons and look forward to helping you develop your musical skills. 



Thomas S. has been playing the guitar for over 25 years. He has taught numerous styles using different techniques and approaches for over 18 years. His writing/playing styles span from Blues, Rock, Jazz, Folk, Pop, R&B, Classical to Latin. This artist is a self taught guitarist, composer and writer, who mainly works in Charlotte, NC.

Thomas’s performance and compositional belt notches were derived from his appearances and performances playing with bands in NYC like The Albatross and Velvet Soul from 2000-2002. He has also played with soulful folkish bands like Eddie Kane and Melodic from 2010-2011. He was a regular on local TV shows in Charlotte such as The Modern Renaissance Man and The Johnny Millwater Show on Access 21 TV. He was also invited to play The Harvard Alumni Club in the summer of 2011. In his earlier years he played in various school plays from 2004-2005. 

Thomas’s passion for the arts has proven to be a worthwhile adversary to his list of students over the years. His unique methods of reaching his audience no matter what culture or age range is a God Given gift. Those who have opened their hearts and minds have allowed themselves to experience a teacher who has dedicated his mind, body and soul to each individual person.



After being heavily involved in the music scene, Jake has seen the practice and experience it takes to be great. His goal is to teach you through fun, interactive lessons, how to be an accomplished musician. Whether you want to play guitar like Jimi Hendrix, drums like Neil Peart, bass like Flea, piano like Elton John, or sing like your favorite artists, he aims to help you harness your potential, and teach you everything I know to help you become the best.

Some of his credits include: Songwriting Award for Pinellas County, Walkers Scholarship for Music, and 8+ years of vocal lessons. He has been in various bands from Metal to Poppunk, and is currently the bassist and keyboard player for Harvest, as well as participating in multiple US tours and tour managed a band signed to Imagen Records.


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