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Bass on the Lake

Bass on the Lake is my new week long "intensive" bass course, focusing on learning bass and music using the concepts of language. Up-to-date information can be found on the Bass on the Lake webpage.


  1. Getting Started
  2. Playing Scales - Part 1 - Techniques to learn how to play scales better while increasing mastery of the basic vocabulary of music and knowledge of the instrument.
  3. Playing Scales - Part 2 - Getting deeper inside the scales
  4. The Drummer's Right Hand - Part 1 - Applying Drummers' Rudiments to Bassists' Slap Technique
  5. The Drummer's Right Hand - Part 2 - Applying Double Thumbing/Popping to the Drummers' Rudiments from Part 1


Reviews of some materials I've used in my teaching