Keith White Musician and Instructor Fretted, Fretless, Midi and Upright basses and guitar [email protected] Home 770.436.7099 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 770.436.7099 end_of_the_skype_highlighting begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 770.436.7099 end_of_the_skype_highlighting Cell 678.427.0266
Looking for touring, session, teaching, writing or other musician type work.
My musical journey:
1968-70: Kings Springs Elementary, Smyrna, GA Studied trombone
1970-75: Begins guitar and bass studies (self taught) Lands first gig as a musician (school dances)
1974-76: Campbell High School, Smyrna, GA Begins study of music theory under the guidance of band director Mickey Driver
1976-78: GA State University, Atlanta, GA Continues theory studies and begins upright study with Tom Thoresen of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
1979-99: Long string of club, corporate and private party dates playing dance or jazz music as both a leader and sideman.
2000-01: Begins teaching @ the East Cobb School of Music, Marietta, GA
2003-present Begins teaching privately @ home
Electric right and left hand technique Upright pizz and arco technique Fretless intonation Music theory and Jazz music theory Scales and modes Creating bass lines Walking bass lines Advanced solo techniques The importance of groove and rhythm Music as language Styles Reading A host of other outside-the-box musical concepts not normally taught