Hermosa Beach, CA, 90254
Subjects Taught Bass Guitar, Guitar, Piano, Music Performance, Music Theory, Songwriting, Upright Bass
I am an LA based jazz bassist and composer with five years of private teaching experience. I am very active in the LA jazz scene and I perform several times a week, including at some of the top jazz venues: Catalina Jazz Club, Jazz Bakery, and The Blue Whale.
I love inspiring music in others and with my time away from performing, I am passionate about teaching. I specialize in jazz music and theory, although I also have a great time performing funk, rock, and classical music. I appreciate and teach all levels of music theory and performance. I am an upright and electric bass player at heart so my expertise lies here, but I am also skilled and experienced at teaching guitar and piano.
I graduated from the Herb Alpert school of music at UCLA where I obtained a degree in Ethnomusicology/Bass performance. I have completed music education courses at UCLA and have five years of private teaching experience. From 2009-2011, I taught at the Fernando Pullum Performing Arts school...