Jim Bennett

Address 2828 gorge vale place
Nanaimo, Canada
URL http://www.mp3.com/basslessons
Email groovedocto@hotmail.com
Phone # (250) 751-1206
Instruments Bass Guitar, Recording, Theory, Ear Training, Composition
Musical Styles Jazz, Funk/R&B, Blues, Slapping, Tapping
Skill Levels All levels

Personal Statement

Well bassically I am into all kinds of music, whether it's jazz or experimental electronic. I really dig funk, like Uzed, and Soulive. Um not too much else to say. I have a relativley good concept of what the bass can do, and I hope to expand it's possibilities.

Teaching Details

Teaching Location I teach either over the internet or at home, wich ever is easiest.
Lesson Rates $10 per 1/2 Hour.
Cancellation Policy 24 hours notice is required
Teaching Hours
Sunday: 7:00 am 10:00 Pm
Saturday: 7:00 am 10:00 pm
Musical Influences Too many to list, but off the top I'd say, All the wootens, Michael Manring, Adam Nitti, Gary Peacock, Jaco P, Christian Mcbride, Charles Mingus, and so on.
Performing Experience I am constantly playing jazz gigs in restaurants, and bar gigs, doing funk r&b and many other styles.
Education & Training I have been playing jazz for three years, and have been playing bass for 7. I am currently in my second year at Malaspina University studying jazz, bass, piano, theory.