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Walking Bass Vol. 1 6-Week Masterclass: 5/9/12 - 6/13/12

Discussion in 'Ask Adam Nitti' started by adamnitti, Apr 20, 2012.

  1. adamnitti


    Nov 29, 2001
    Hey, Nashville-area bassists-

    Registration is now open for my latest 6 week masterclass, WALKING BASS VOL. 1, starting on Wednesday, May 9th.

    What: Walking Bass Vol. 1 - A 6 week masterclass taught by Adam Nitti

    When: This class meets weekly on Wednesday nights from 7pm-8:30pm, and runs from May 9th, 2012 through June 13th, 2012. ***Pre-registration required to attend. See registration/payment link below-

    Location: MusicDojo Nashville, 1226 Lakeview Drive, Ste. F, Franklin, TN 37067

    Course Description: Walking Bass Vol. 1:

    An introduction to walking bass line performance and composition. Introduces the concepts of 2 feel and 4 feel basslines primarily in the jazz idiom. This course focuses on solid walking line construction through the use of chord tones and scale tones, and also presents concepts for developing solid phrasing and performance. Recommended for the beginning to intermediate jazz player or improviser.

    Topics covered include:

    as '2 feel' and '4 feel' walking lines
    triads and 7th chords
    chord tone permutations
    walking line contour
    harmonic analysis of tunes
    foundational harmony and theory.

    For more information or to register online, click HERE.

    Space is very limited, so be sure to register soon! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us:

    MusicDojo Nashville
    (615) 763-3865
  2. ajwolfcale


    Aug 7, 2011
    Really wish I could have done this but I play 6-10 downtown every Wednesday.