Welcome to the world of Jazz Bass. We are so glad you have found your way to the Jazz Bass be it Up-Right or Electric because it can be a lifetime companion and a great way to find focus and beauty in this complex modern world.
For Houston Music Academy, the Jazz Bass represents an oprtunity for exploration and experimentation. From Scott LaFaro, Charles Mingus, Charlie Haden, Jaco Pastorius, Ron Carter, these greats provide shining beacons of light and whose styles are all available to explore here at Houston Music Academy.
In the beginning, there might seem to be a lot of information and small mountains to climb, but it’s worth it. Know that even the simplest sounding of a string is a technique that can be explored for decades and there is no finish line that we are striving for. Rather, you will enjoy little revelations on a regular basis whether it be with beginner technique or advanced repertoire.