The Guiniguada Theater in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Thursday 14; the Island Auditorium of Fuerteventura in Puerto del Rosario, Friday 15, and the Teatro Leal of La Laguna de Tenerife, Saturday 16, will be the scenarios for the masterclasses of the hypervirtuous electric bassist Pepe Bao. In addition, offer a unique concert on the islands that will take place on Thursday at the Teatro Guiniguada.
Pepe Bao, alma mater of O'Funk'illo, indicated by the Rolling Stone magazine as "the best" electric bassist in the history of Spain, he lands next week in the Canary Islands where he will offer three masterclasses of free admission until full capacity and a single concert.
The Free and itinerant Masterclasses from Mousikê La Laguna, they intend to cover a certain, although important, lack of training at the creative and improvisation level in the Modern music. Since its creation in 2010, they have celebrated more than a hundred masterclasses that, also for free, can be enjoyed entirely on your YouTube channel.
One of the most relevant names in the evolution of modern electric bass, Pepe Bao, considered an institution and reference for more than one generation of bassists, will give the three free masterclasses of Mousikê corresponding to this month of February as well as a concert, in the Guiniguada Theater, along with guitarist Miguel Manescau and drummer Akior García. Tickets are already on sale at a price of ten euros.
"THE" bassist capable of "staying 3 hours playing alone with the public hitting boats," and defined "Pirate by vocation, self-taught by training, eclectic by conviction, fun by nature, professional by dedication, and musician" until the bars ", will share their knowledge and experiences in three masterclasses under the following headings: resources as a musician in different styles: Flamenco, Funk and Rock, construction of effective electric bass lines in different harmonic contexts, secrets to play in a rhythmic section; listening and transcription of recordings and interpretation of own composition.
Appointments will take place next week:
THURSDAY 14. Teatro Guiniguada in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Masterclass Thursday Cycle. Free entry until complete seats.
8:30 p.m. Concert by Pepe Bao (€ 10). Tickets already available at entrees.es https://entrees.es/evento/PEPE-BAO-BAJISTA-entradas/3097 and at the theater box office.
FRIDAY 15. Fuerteventura Island Auditorium in Puerto del Rosario.
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Masterclass. Free entry until complete seats.
SATURDAY 16. Chamber Room of the Teatro Leal de La Laguna. Tenerife
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Masterclass. Free entry until complete seats.
These events are framed in "Entre Islas", a project by Mousikê La Laguna, pioneer, among others, of the free itinerant Masterclasses. It is a production of its own in collaboration with the Government of the Canary Islands, the Canarias Crea Canarias program, Culture of San Cristobal of La Laguna and the SGAE Zona Canarias, born in 2013 with the aim of covering a certain, although important, lack of Modern Music in terms of the educational depth provided by the regulated educational centers and the approach to a broad public; lack, also due, to our insularity. On this occasion, the Cabildo of Fuerteventura from the areas of Education and Culture along with Collective Guineo.
The itinerant and free masterclasses of Mousikê La Laguna, have been developed since 2010, and currently, has more than one hundred Masterclasses taught by artists of national and international trajectory and, equally, can be enjoyed entirely and free of charge in its channel. YouTube from anywhere in the world as its followers from Argentina, Uruguay, Colombia or Chile, among others, already do.