KCBassworkshop is proud to welcome Francois Rabbath and Sylvan Rabbath as faculty to the 2013 KCBW on July 8th-12th! This will be a special version of the workshop as we honor the memory and life work of George Vance and his special work with Rabbath. As the KCBW has always been in honor of we also will welcome a very special guest Martha Vance (George’s wife) who will be in attendance during the week. We also welcome a great faculty of Lloyd Goldstein, Shawn Conely, Hans Sturm, and Brian Roessler, Ted Botsford, Johnny Hamil and more. The week will offer Masterclasses with Rabbath and all the faculty. Emphasis on Rabbath Technique. Bass solo performances, small and large bass ensemble performances, Representing everything related to bass in the Classical, jazz, and alternative (Rock, Funk, Blues, Polka, etc.) styles of music. Eveing performances by all of the faculty with Rabbath concert on thursday July 11th @7:00 (tickets avaliable to non-workshop participants). Teacher training classes avaliable for the first time at KCBW. Work with Francois on teaching his technique and Johnny Hamil and Martha Vance on teaching George Vance method. The week as always will be a great week of personal growth, inspiration, and creativity! The new faculty bios and links will be posted soon! Please enroll today!