Russ Rodgers Bass Guitar Instruction

The Very Best In Live Online Bass Guitar Instruction!!

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Derwood, MD, United States

Bass Guitar

Youth, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Master

Theory, Swing, Samba, Salsa, Rock & Roll, Reggae, R&B, Merengue, Jazz, Fusion, Funk, Disco, Country, Bebop, Afro-Cuban Rhythm, Acid Jazz

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About Russ Rodgers Bass Guitar Instruction

Russ Rodgers has been playing and teaching bass guitar professionally for over 30 years and has studied with Kevin Bales, Jimi Haslip of the Yellow Jackets, Oteil Burbridge, Anthony Wellington, John Patitucci, Trip Wamsley, Corey Christiansen and Ted Howe. Russ founded the Bass Program at The Atlanta Institute of Music in 1985 and served as Bass Director for its 1st eight years. After leaving AIM in 1993 because of a busy performance schedule, Russ returned and taught classes and private lessons from 2001 - 2013. From 2006 to 2013, Russ was the house bass player at The Ritz Carlton Hotel in Atlanta, GA with jazz vocalist, Theresa Hightower. In 2014 Russ relocated to Washington DC and now teaches live online private instruction using Zoom with students from all over the world as well as teaching privately at his personal studio in the Washington DC area. For more information on Russ’s credentials, teaching locations, video performances and some free video sample lessons, check out his website at and at his YouTube channel


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Location: 7716 Polara Pl, Derwood, MD 20855, United States

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