ISB 2019 Convention Presenter — Timothy Emmons

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Name: Timothy Emmons
Website: http://http/
Presentation Date: Thursday, June 6, 2019 2:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Lecture 1
Presentation Title: Mastering Odd Meter Performance
Type of Presentation: Lecture/Performance
Musical Style: Pedagogical

Timothy Emmons, a native of West Hollywood California, worked extensively as a freelance musician in Los Angeles. He is a veteran of over two hundred and eighty film and television scores.

As an educator, Tim has taught at Colorado Mesa, Occidental College, Musician’s Institute Hollywood, University of Redlands (CA), Cal State University Los Angeles, University of Southern California, the Grove School of Music, Azusa Pacific University, University of California Riverside, Pasadena City College, and the California College of Music.

He received his M.M. in Jazz Studies from the University of Southern California and studied Arranging and Film and Television composition for two years at the premier modern music school of Dick Grove. He also earned a B.A. from the University of California Santa Barbara. Tim has decades of teaching and playing experience and is the author of “Odd Meter Bass”, a book/CD Bass method published by Alfred Music. He is co-author, along with Fred Sokolow, of “Fretboard Roadmaps for Bass Guitar” published by Hal Leonard Music. He is a contributor to the book “The Funkmasters; The Rhythm Sections of James Brown” for Alfred Music and has written numerous articles for Bass Player magazine.

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