This hands-on course will teach you the essential skills a bass player needs to know in order to confidently solo over common jazz chord progressions found in Jazzschool performance ensembles and beyond. Prerequisites: facility on upright or electric bass and some knowledge of jazz harmony.
Tuesdays 8:15 – 9:45 pm
9/19 – 11/28 (10 weeks) no class 11/21
Glenn Richman • $395
COURSE TITLE: Jazz Bass Soloing
Glenn Richman (bass)
Mannes School of Music (1 yr); Berklee College of Music (2 yrs). Advisor, Jazzschool Bass Program; student of Buster Williams, George Mraz and Mike Longo; performed with Bobby Hutcherson, Jon Hendricks, Dave Liebman, Chet Baker, Benny Green, Dakota Staton, Chris Connor, Tom Harrell, Eddie Henderson, John Hicks, Mike Clark, Jack Wilkins, Billy Hart, Larry Willis, George Coleman and Mickey Roker; faculty, Brubeck Institute, UC Berkeley and Chabot College.