Jazz Masters of the Bass

PSBS-341
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
ET-211 or ET-231, and bass private instruction level 4
Electable by: 
Bass principals
Required of: 
PERF majors
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

Students will transcribe and perform solos and lines of major bass players in jazz. Projects chosen to reflect many different styles found throughout the history of jazz. Emphasis on major innovators including Pops Foster, Walter Page, Slam Stewart, Jimmy Blanton, Charles Mingus, Oscar Pettiford, Paul Chambers, and Scott LaFaro.

Department: 
BASS
Course chair: 
Steve Bailey
Taught By