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Location Lawrenceville, GA, United States
Introduction Teaching experience: 2 Years at Music Authority 2 years at Ken Stanton Music 2 years at Braswell Music 1 year at Music Matters Education: Certificate from Atlanta Institute of Music, Bass Performance Private instruction on upright bass from Bruce Gertz, head of Bass Department at Berklee School of Music and Scott Smith, Jazz Program at Georgia State Private instruction on Electric bass from John Curtis, Alan Barnes, Gary Wilkins and Russ Rogers. I've been playing bass for 11 years, and teaching 25+ students a week for the last 5 years. I play 4, 5 and 6 string bass, guitar and upright bass. My main private focus has been on Jazz study and performance, but I am proficient in Country, Blues, Reggae and Rock. I have performed for countless bands and artists in and around the Southeast. John Tirone Bass Lessons