He also taught at the New School of Music in Manhattan for sixteen years and has led master classes at Harvard University.
Cecil also welcomes individual students for private instruction in his Brooklyn studio for doublebass, theory and harmony, and composition.
related link: www.nec.edu
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or call: 929 - 210 - 0524.
Cecil’s string bass education focuses on both the physical and creative elements necessary for the expression of musical tones and ideas. His course of study includes fundamental techniques; the creation of tones, focusing on the right and left hands both separately and together; the choice of tones in the context of accompaniment; and the creation of a confident, individual voice in the context of solo improvisation
String Bass Improvisation - Techniques
For beginners and advanced bassists various left hand disciplines will inspire creative techniques for mobility throughout performance.