Joe Hubbard picture holding bass

Event Details

Event date: 
11 December 2014
Event time: 
Venue Address: 
The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance

A masterclass particularly aimed at bass players, but also beneficial for other musicians.

This class with focus on Melody, Harmony and Rhythm, showing students:
• How to come up with your own bass lines and solos; intelligently over a given harmonic progression
• How rhythm is the missing link in music education
• How to react to a musical stimulus by hearing an idea first and then translating that idea through your instrument

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from one of the top bass teachers in the UK. Attendees will also have the chance to win one of Joe’s Vanishing Point CDs.

To register visit the Events Page on the VLE.

Joe Hubbard’s professional background is represented by a collective body of experience that spans over more than three decades as an internationally acclaimed bass guitarist, teacher/clinician and contemporary jazz fusion recording artist. 

Aside from working with some of the top jazz musicians on the planet including Jim Mullen, Frank Gambale, Mose Allison, George Benson, Ian Carr’s Nucleus, Dave Garabali (Tower of Power) and Dave Weckl, Joe is also a well-known recording artist where he has written, arranged and co-produced three internationally recognised jazz fusion CDs: Hubbard’s Cubbard, Nip It In The Bud and Vanishing Point.

Joe has also been acknowledged by music business insiders as the premier bass guitar teacher in the UK having taught some of the most prestigious bass players in the business including Pino Paladino, Paul Turner (Jamiroquai), Mike Mondesir (Billy Cobham), Dave Swift (Jules Holland) and many more!