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Bass Extremes—Steve Bailey and Victor Wooten at Festival Miami at UM Gusman Concert Hall

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UM Gusman Concert Hall
Festival Miami

1314 Miller Drive
Coral Gables, FL
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Tue, October 14, 2014
8:00 pm

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Dive into a high-energy concert by Bass Extremes that pushes the limits of the bass in an incredible fusion of funk, jazz, rock and reggae. Bassist Steve Bailey, who will be honored at the concert as the 2014 Frost Distinguished Alumnus, is known for his three-fingered bass technique and his awe-inspiring command of harmonics and chords. He has performed with Dizzy Gillespie, James Moody, Jethro Tull, and Lynyrd Skynyrd, to name a few. Bassist Victor Wooten has been called “the most influential bassist since Jaco Pastorius.” He is a founding member of Béla Fleck & The Flecktones and is a five-time Grammy Award winner...

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Festival Miami uploaded this event on August 1, 2014