Riley Hagan is a bass guitar instructor located in Irvine California. He is a Berklee College of Music Alumni, and started teaching electric bass at the age of 14. His performances include the Berklee Bass Lines Concert, the New Hampshire Bass Fest, and the EM&T Music Academy of Sao Paulo Brazil .
Riley has performed and studied with world-renowned solo artist Michael Manring (“Bassist of the Year” Bass Player Magazine 1994), Felix Pastorius (YellowJackets, Maclemore), Les Claypool (Primus), Berklee professor Jim Stinnett (Instructor of Mike Gordon from Phish), Steve Bailey (Chair of the Berklee School of Music BassDept., Dizzy Gillespie, Victor Wooten) touring bassist Marshall Wood (Tony Bennett), Joe Hunt (Stan Getz, Bill Evans), Jeff Haas and many others.
Often invited to perform for Berklee classes and events, Riley is an accomplished instructor and performer who offers both bass lessons in Irvine and online bass lessons. His goal is to make the learning of music as enjoyable as possible!