Teaches Jazz Improvisation, Music Theory, String Bass, Guitar
Jazz Improvisation, Music Theory, String Bass, Guitar
The Mercy Stone, The Dasai Trio, Freelance
Shawn has performed with Nicole Mitchell, Eric Dries, Chris Williams, Frank Membrila, Karl Aranjo, Jazz Attack Band, Lex Leigh, Laura Ochikubo, Dasai Trio, L.A. Swing Barons, The Mercy Stone, Newgate Chamber Orchestra, Reefer Madness the Musical (original), Irvine Valley College Big Band, Santa Ana College Big Band, Santa Ana College Symphony Orchestra, University of California - Irvine Big Band, California State University, Fullerton Big Band, California State University, Fullerton Jazz Orchestra, Orange County Youth Symphony Orchestra.
Shawn has taught students ranging in ages from 8 to 60 years old in both group and individual settings. His teaching competencies include classical bass, jazz bass, rock electric bass, guitar, as well as, note reading, music theory and composition. His lighthearted and fun approach to music foster student interest and motivation.
jazz, classical, rock