JAZZ BASSOON IS NOT AN OXYMORON
This course or workshop is designed for both the classically-trained
bassoonist and reed doublers to focus on jazz techniques and feel
which are vital and appropriate to the different jazz styles (i.e.
swing, bop, straight-eighth, funk, blues, rock etc.) and includes
exercises and a jazz listening list -discography to enhance the
education and conception of the bassoonist.
This course is designed to show the student how to take the next
step towards developing one's own conception on jazz bassoon. Through
writing out examples and composition, listening and analysis serious
students can acquire tools useful for this creative and fun pursuit. I
also assist in the proper use of the electronics and the study of how
to use the various pedals-effects and proper amps, pick-ups and
Under the direction of Tim Price, SKYPE bassoon lessons on every
level and beyond. All of this takes place in your own home via SKYPE and at
a time that works for you. This is a unique educational environment
with Tim Price that offers outstanding opportunities for creative
These lessons are suitable for all ages and levels with the primary
requirement a personal commitment to self-improvement.
TO DO THESE LESSONS...You must have a web cam, SKYPE and Pay Pal.
FEE - Contact Tim @ Timpricejazz@aol.com for most current fee info.
Email me to get started ; Timpricejazz@aol.com