Gary Kendall

Wednesday Minor: Bass Fundamentals in Band Work
Bass players will be working with the instructors and students of Workshop drummer, the Workshop piano player and one of the Workshop’s rhythm guitarists

Indispensable Bass Instruction for Majors and Minors:
1) 12 Bars, 8 Bars, Turnarounds, Sitting on The One & Minor Blues
A complete look at the most common blues song structures (the basics)
2) The Shuffle, The Walk, The Peddle, Slow Blues, The Funky Blues
and, The 1/5 The blues grooves…………
3) Learning a song with chord charts and the numbers method
4) Laying The Bass Foundation
Supporting the vocalist
Supporting the soloist
5) Discussions and examples of the bassist’s role in a band