Stan Poplin - Tuesday, October 04 7:00 PM
Master Class Series – Free
Stan Poplin: Insights into Jazz Bass – Tuesday, October 4, 7:00 pm
This workshop will be a presentation of techniques and concepts for bass players to utilize in jazz settings and beyond. Topics to covered in this class: fundamental bass playing technique, constructing bass lines, understanding the rhythmic role of the bass, developing a melodic concept used in playing melodies and solos, interaction with the rhythm section and soloist along with tips for effective practice. The class will include a live performance to demonstrate the bass’s role in varied settings from solo to bass ensemble. Students of all levels are invited to attend. Stan Poplin is a local musician and educator who has performed with major name artists since the 1970s.