Bass Player Interviews

With over 800 one-at-a-time interviews with bass players of just about every style and genre, you’re bound to find somebody (or, more likely, lots of somebodies!) that interest you. Take a look around. You’ll find loads of inspiration tons of tips for learning bass!

Leland Sklar

Bass legend recounts four decades of studio bass superstardom, including the musicians, equipment, Toto and, of course, that beard!

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Barry Green

Symphony player, composer and educator shares insights on orchestral playing, programs for young bassists and his mega-popular “Inner Game” series

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Tom Knific

Bassist/composer/educator talks to FBPO about his stellar career (Dave Brubeck, John Abercrombie, Art Farmer) plus advice for playing classical and jazz!

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Joe Santerre

The teacher of many bass greats, including Bryan Beller, Chris Chaney and Tom Hamilton, offers FBPO readers advice on how to become a better bass…

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