ISB 2019 Convention Presenter — Hans Sturm

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Name: Hans Sturm
Presentation Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 10:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Lecture 1
Presentation Title: Scales and Arpeggios: An Organized Approach to All Keys
Type of Presentation: Interactive Workshop
Musical Style: Pedagogical

Past President of the ISB, Hans Sturm
has toured six continents performing jazz, classical and new music. He has
performed with a wide range of creative musicians including Stanley Jordan,
Eddie Daniels, Roscoe Mitchell, Joan Wildman, Steven Trinkle, and his wife,
Jackie Allen. Hans has contributed performances and compositions to over fifty
jazz and chamber music recordings including releases on Blue Note, Music &
Arts, Innova, and Red Mark. Recent releases include Rose Fingered Dawn (2017) featuring a set of original works he
wrote for Jackie Allen and A Day In Paris
(2016) featuring original works in collaboration with composer Tom Larson and
François Rabbath’s Concerto #2. Of
his performance on My Favorite Color
(2015), Chicago Jazz Magazine remarked, “Hans Sturm is a beast on the bass… he
plays perfectly.” He is the producer of the award-winning pedagogical DVDs The Art of the Bow and Art of the Left Hand with François
Rabbath. He has served on the juries of numerous competitions including the Bass
Europe Makers Competition (2018) and the ISB Jazz Competition (2017). Hans is
the Hixson-Lied Professor of Double Bass and Jazz Studies at the University of
Nebraska-Lincoln and Executive Director of the Meadowlark Music Festival. 
Hans currently serves on the ISB Board of Directors as Chair of the Governance Team. 

Program (if available): Not Provided