Get off to a strong start learning your instrument in this class covering the “bass”ics of what it takes to be an effective bassist in any genre. From jazz to funk and everything in between, this class focuses on topics including, right and left-hand technique, finger dexterity, neck memorization, the parts of the bass, theory, reading, transcription and much more! Perfect for new musicians as well as seasoned instrumentalists with the desire to learn more. Prerequisites: None. Open to all! Students must bring a bass to class.
Thursdays 6:30 – 8 pm
1/10 – 3/14 (10 weeks)
Daniel Parenti • $390
Daniel Lucca Parenti (bass)
Performance experience with many jazz legends including Concord Jazz Recording Artists Rosemary Clooney, Michael Brecker, and Lionel Hampton. With Rosemary Clooney, Daniel participated on Two Grammy Nominated Albums. He has released seven full-length original albums under his Original Project D-Lucca. He continues to perform with many well-known Bay Area Artists including Sheila E, Pete Escovedo, Tommy Igoe, Rodney Franklin, and more. Daniel teaches -String Bass – Fretted and Fretless Electric Bass – Piccolo Bass – Music Business