Location: Laurel, MD
Instructs: Bass Guitar, Guitar, Ukulele
Education: MA SanDiego State, MA Rutgers Universtiy Jazz History and Research,
MA Ethnomusicology University of Michigan.
Performance Experience: Have worked with many notable jazz performers over extended periods,
primarily organists Big John Patton, Jimmy McGriff.
Have led various duos, trios and larger ensembles throughout the New Jersey area and Manhattan. Also performed with various cover pop bands.
Teaching Experience: Began private teaching in New Jersey, taught various music classes at Rutgers U,
Jazz History at Princeton University, conducted small ensembles at San Diego State U.
Teaching Philosophy: Baise is particularly interested with the fusion of all musics, East, West, high, low, and how these intersections are reflected in the many students coming to Music and Arts. Blending the pedagogy of guitar mechanics, ear training , music theory, and repertoire, the student can develop their self expression and in turn communicate joy to others!