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Bass & Guitar: Individual Instrument Lessons

Making waves in the Wellington Jazz Scene, Makura Tomoana is an acoustic and electric bass player known for his versatility and knowledge.

Makura Tomoana

Having played music for over 20 years, Makura is an experienced musician with a wealth of musical knowledge ranging from classical piano to, reggae, funk, soul and jazz bass.

Since beginning his jazz degree in bass at the New Zealand School of in early 2010, Makura has played with and studied under many of Wellington’s top musicians including Roger Fox, Paul Dyne, Sam Manzanza and Myele Manzanza to name a few.

Makura has also had the pleasure of playing alongside many international acts with his original band Tunes of I; Names which include The Original Wailers, UB40, Australia’s Sticky Fingers and Ocean Alley.

Makura is an adept bass player and due to his jazz training is proficient in both electric and acoustic bass.”

Take Bass lessons with Makura Tomoana here at the Rata Studios School of Music in Wellington, New Zealand.  Find more details and register online below.

Timetable and Enrolment

Start: 5th May
Finish: 7th July NB No class on 2nd June
Saturdays afternoons (actual times tbc)
Scots College Creative and Performing Arts Centre Music Rooms
Makura Tomoana
Target Market
all ages from 5 years
(incl GST)
$360 for half hour lessons for 9 weeks Term 2 or pro-rata if term started already
(longer lessons will be charged accordingly)
enrol online


Our Location

Rata Studios
Based at Scots College
1 Monorgan Road
Wellington 6022
Rata Studios
Based at Scots College
PO Box 15064
Wellington 6243