Bass Fusion
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SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other.

ABOUT

An extensive background in Bass playing in Jazz, Blues, Fusion, Gospel, Rock, & Reggae. 1 year of Double Bass Instruction at Temple College of Music. Self taught Bass player & sight reader at 14 years of age. Attended Temple College of Music ( 1975 -1976). Teacher from years of 1986 to present.
Methods of teaching:

a.) Fingerboard & note memorization
b.) Rhythm exercises
c.) Scale ( Major/Minor ) Modes; Chord/Double-stop concepts
d.) Arpeggio exercises and improvisation methods ( Jazz, Praise Music )
e.) Melodic/soloing concepts
f.) Harmonics
g.) Slapping
h.) Composition of Music
i.) Transcribing of notes/rhythm with ear training

Screen name:
Bass Fusion
Member since:
Oct 29 2005
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Committed

Influences

James Jamerson
Marcus Miller
Jaco Pastorius
Larry Grahm
John Patitucci

EQUIPMENT

Fender Jazz Bass ( Fretless/Fretted)
Washburn 6-String
Ovation Acoustic Guitar