Playing Bass in a Big Band



Ari Roland shows you how to get a fuller, more percussive sound on your bass in order to project fully when playing in a big band’s rhythm section. Learn more about how to listen closely to properly balance your volume, and how to keep the music swinging!

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James Chirillo – Guitar
Ari Roland – Bass
Alvin Atkinson – Drums
Eric Suquet – Director
Bill Thomas – Director of Photography
Jessica Paz – Sound Engineer
Richard Emery – Production Assistant
Seton Hawkins – Producer

Recorded June 14, 2013

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