At what age did u Start Playing?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by bailstric, Oct 17, 2001.

  1. bailstric


    Aug 12, 2001
    Ontario Canada
    At what age did u Start Playing? I stared when i was 12 but im only 14 now
  2. jasonbraatz


    Oct 18, 2000
    Oakland, CA
    started at age 9, and now i'm almost 20.


  3. i started when i was 14, i'm 14 now...until jan 14
  4. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    Started at 12, now I'm 34.
  5. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    13, and I'm 32 now.
  6. Started at 13, and i'm 16 now
  7. istaticl


    Nov 29, 2000
    Prescott, AZ
    Fairly late at 17, only 18 now.
  8. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    OWNED a bass since '72(I was 14).
    Began playing sometime in my 30s(?).
  9. I started when I was 14, and wish that I had started earlier. Oh, now I am 17.

  10. Monkey

    Monkey Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Dayton, Ohio, USA
    Started at 13, I turn 40 in a month.
  11. Freakapotamus9


    Jun 20, 2001
    i started at 10 and im 14 now.
  12. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB

    Jan 28, 2001
    New York
    Started at 28,Im 34 now.
  13. Robert B

    Robert B Supporting Member

    Jan 21, 2000
    Hampton, Va USA
    Started at 16 -- that was 34 years ago!:eek:
  14. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Got a guit@# on my 7th birthday. Picked up the bass in my mid teens. I'll be 46 in December.
  15. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    I started when i was 13, 17 now.
  16. Yikes! Looks like I'm insane! I started at 43...just turned 44. :eek:

  17. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Not at all. A musical instrument is something you can enjoy for the rest of your life. My grandmother played piano in the church from my first memories of her until her death at 88 years old. My wife's grandmother has had her poetry published and she only started writing when she was 92.
  18. Tronictq


    Jan 23, 2001

    I started when i was 14, i'm 16 now. To be more exact, i've been playing 22 months. And boy oh boy.. do i wish i started when i was like 10 years old. Then, all this hard stuff i'm going through would be OVER.... right now i'm faced with a big brick wall.....

  19. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Nope, the more you know, the more you find there is to know.