In-demand NY session musician, teacher, and musical director Pete has studied with many of the world’s top bass players. In addition to his independent studies at Berklee Music school, Pete has had the pleasure of studying with industry legends such as Victor Wooten, Chuck Rainey, Felix Pastorius, and Matt Garrison. Pete’s highlights include opening the Gathering of the Vibes festival in upstate New York, featuring James Brown, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Gov’t Mule, and the Allman Brothers. After his recent appearance on Fox Television's "Huckabee," Gov. Mike Huckabee, a bass player himself, remarked "You did such a great job. You should give me some lessons on the bass!" Pete has been teaching guitar and bass for the last 7 years on Long Island and in New York City. Currently, Pete can be seen performing as a soloist, laying down basslines in New York's premiere studios, and playing such NYC venues as Rockwood Music Hall, Sullivan Hall, Mercury Lounge, and the Cutting Room with acts such as Bridge City Hustle and Jon Christopher Allen. Through performing as a soloist, collaborating with other artists, and teaching the next generation of musicians, Pete aspires to help enrich the roles of guitar and bass in popular music. *** Lesson Details *** In-Demand New York session bassist/guitarist offering affordable, friendly, expert, in-home bass and guitar lessons in Queens and Nassau County. Since 2006, I have been teaching middle school, high school, and adult students in New York City, Long Island, and New Jersey. . Whether you're preparing for an audition, or just want to learn your favorite songs, I will show you the fundamentals necessary for becoming a great musician, including: All techniques and styles. Groove Ear Training. Music theory and Improvisation. Please contact TakeLessons for more information. I would be happy to provide a resume and references.