Jazzschool Events

December 21, 2013

The Doubling Bassist with Mike Sweetland

The Doubling Bassist

The Doubling Bassist SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21, 4:30 PM

Bassist Mike Sweetland demonstrates various right and left hand techniques for upright and electric bass. Printed technique exercises and instructional book recommendations are distributed to workshop participants. The presentation is followed by a Q & A period and a performance featuring Marcos Silva, piano; Mike Sweetland, bass; Dillon Vado, drums, percussion, marimba; and Jay Lane, drums.

Start: December 21, 2013 4:30 pm
End: December 21, 2013 6:00 pm
Venue: Jazzschool
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States

Mike Sweetland Quartet and Sulu y Sus Rebeldes

Mike Sweetland

Mike Sweetland SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21, 8 PM

Mike Sweetland Quartet
Join bassist and composer Mike Sweetland as he celebrates his latest release Real Life Reel Time. A groove centric album with roots from East Bay funk to Brazilian chorro to jazz. It’s a groove-centric blend that features the great drummer Jay Lane (of Primus, Charlie Hunter & Bob Weir fame), Grammy award winning composer and pianist Marcos Silva and percussionist and marimba maestro Dillon Vado.

Sulu y Sus Rebeldes
This group of Jazzschool Institute rising stars draws from many rich traditions, including Brazilian, Afro-Cuban and Latin music. Featuring  Alejandra Carasco-Zanini; vocals/percussion; Sue Jewell, piano/vocals;  Lu Salcedo, guitar; Mike Sweetland, bass; and Kevin Coleman, drums.

Start: December 21, 2013 8:00 pm
End: December 21, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Jazzschool
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States
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