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Charles Carey

Charles Carey, Assistant Professor

Contact Information Memorial Hall 006 Phone Number: 308-432-6321 Fax Number: 308-432-6071

Education/Background MM, Florida International University BM, Florida Atlantic University AA, Musical Arts, Palm Beach Community College Presently pursuing Doctoral Degree at North Central University

Teaching Areas Music Fundamentals Elements of Music Improvisation Guitar and Bass Studies Jazz Studies

Professional Activities and Awards Endorser for Heritage Guitars and the Buzz Feiten Tuning system Led the groups CountItOff and The Swing City Wise Guys

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Charles Carey is an instrumental guitarist from Florida, and half of the strings on the fantastic new album, Room 237, by Charles and monster bassist Robert Rimmington’s new band ‘CountItOff’. The sound of CountItOff is a fusion of traditional bebop study combined with influences ranging from funk to blues to hard rock. (Dave B. -
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Chadron, NE

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.


1984-present taught guitar and bass students at various music schools and music stores. 1995-2008 - Taught theory, jazz studies, improvisation, jazz combo, jazz guitar, classical guitar, and electric bass at Palm Beach Community College in Lake Worth, FL. 2000-2008 - Taught jazz studies, jazz guitar, and electric bass at Lynn University (Formerly Harrid Conservatory) in Boca Raton, FL. 2008-present - Assistant professor of music at Chadron State College, NE. Teach Music History, Elements of Music, Fundamentals of Music, Jazz Combo, Guitar Ensemble, Improvisation, Classical Guitar, Jazz Guitar, and Electric Bass.

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