The Role of Bass in the Jazz Combo

Level: 1|2|3
Instructor: Chris Symer
Day: Monday
Time: 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM

Using discussion, illustrative listening, demonstration, and exercises, this class will advance students' knowledge of and ability with: 
  • Understanding and fulfilling the bassist's role in an ensemble 
  • Real-time listening skills (of ensemble-mates and self) 
  • Time & feel 
  • Sound production 
  • Note selection 
  • Jazz bassist icons 
    • Zoom Video Conferencing free account required for this class. Further instructions upon purchase. 
    • I-Real Pro is highly recommended

    This is a 10 week course, meeting online once a week for 90 minutes. Instructors will live stream via Zoom Video Conferencing at the scheduled meeting times. We appreciate your patience as we are quickly putting together online learning in this time of constant change. We recognize that there will likely be a learning curve with this technology (for both students and staff), and will do our best to provide technical support throughout this process.