Price: tuition; scholarships available
Availability: throughout school year
Styles: classical, jazz integrated with more current styles
Instruments taught: Acoustic, electric (frets, no frets, 4, 5, 6 strings)
Levels: beginner to graduate music major
Texts required: as needed, depending on student's direction
Experience: 10 years professional orchestral experience, including principal bass of the Wichita Symphony and section bass with Rochester Philharmonic, Buffalo Philharmonic, and Indianapolis Symphony, among others. Also extensive free-lance jazz and many rock CD projects. Currently professor of Bass at the Wichita State University School of Music.
Influences: The great string players of the classical tradition. Also Dave Holland, Gary Peacock, Charlie Haden, Jaco, and Tony Levin. Teachers include: Lawrence Hurst (Indiana University, DM), James VanDemark (The Eastman School of Music, MM), James Clute (University of Minnesota, BM).
Venue: Wichita State University: http://www.twsu.edu
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