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lcpierce
Last Activity:
Aug 21, 2016
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Location:
Austin, TX
Occupation:
Musician and Private Teacher

lcpierce

Female, from Austin, TX

lcpierce was last seen:
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  • About

    Gender:
    Female
    Birthday:
    May 29
    Home Page:
    http://www.laurenpiercebass.com
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Occupation:
    Musician and Private Teacher
    Current Setup:
    Guasti & Bottoni bow - Pernambuco wood
    Italian made 5/8 bass - unknown maker, ca. 1850s
    Dual Joy 3/4
    D. Muniz Bow
    Favorite Genres:
    Classical, jazz, folk, pop
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    laurenpiercebasslessons.com - Founder
    G.A.S. List:
    A low C extension!
    Influences and Teachers:
    Jeff Bradetich, Edgar Meyer, Douglas Sommer, Craig Butterfield, DaXun Zhang, Timothy Pitts
    Hobbies and Interests:
    I love anything fitness related. I'm a lifter, a runner, a yoga-er, hiker, and occasional kick boxer.
    Available for Instruction?:
    • Double Bass Instruction
    Teaching Credentials:
    Teaching Fellow to Jeffrey Bradetich, University of South Carolina String Project teacher, self-employed Private Teacher
    Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Lauren Pierce started her musical studies at the age of 7 on piano and voice. Later, she was introduced to the double bass and soon began lessons with Douglas Sommer, section bassist for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Pierce continued her studies at the University of South Carolina under the tutelage of Dr. Craig Butterfield. While at USC, Lauren was given the Presser Scholar Award, named a Magellan Scholar, and, in 2010, performed a concerto with the University of South Carolina Symphony as the winner of the USC Concerto Competition. After graduating from USC, Lauren moved to Denton, Texas to study with Jeffrey Bradetich. While there, Lauren competed in the American String Teachers Association Competition and the International Society of Bassists Competition. In 2014, she was named coordinator of the Bradetich Summer Bass Camps.

    Lauren has worked in many different genres and artistic mediums. In 2008, Lauren became a section member in the South Carolina Philharmonic. Lauren appeared as a soloist in the 2011 film “Luz,” by Los Angeles filmmaker Ellie Ann Fenton. She has recorded as a soloist on multiple albums, including singer-songwriter Collin Hauser’s debut album Collin Hauserwith Grammy-award winning recording engineer Tim Kimsey, Fall River Footman’s Mullen Road, and R&B artist Mikaela Kahn’s Milk And Honey. Currently, Lauren is living in Austin, Texas as a performer and teacher.

    Signature

    Teacher and performer in Austin, TX. Available for in-home or Skype lessons.
    laurenpiercebass.com
    Lauren Pierce - YouTube Channel