Meet Jake - Associate Upright and Electric Bass Teacher
Jake is a passionate jazz bassist who wants to inspire those around him. Music and specifically bass is Jake’s form of expression, and through teaching he strives to ignite that same passion in his students.
Growing up Jake has played bass in as many school groups as he could. Jake has been in his school’s orchestra, jazz band, concert choir, and barbershop choir. He is currently in the Edmonds Community College Vocal Jazz choir Soundsation where he sings and plays bass. He’s performed classical, jazz, rock, pop, funk, country, blues, soul, R&B music for various concerts and performances at venues as small as coffee shops and auditoriums seating several hundred people spanning across Washington, Idaho, and Germany.
Outside of teaching and playing bass Jake enjoys coaching youth lacrosse for his local club, mountain biking with friends, woodworking, and playing with 3D software. Jake is currently a student at Edmonds Community College, studying mechanical engineering.