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Tiefgang – the Marleaux Camp

Goodness, what a blast we had at the Marleaux Camp! It is called Tiefgang, which is a play on words in German. We are “going deep” – as in notes,

On Becoming an American Citizen…

It’s an American Dream story for sure…. The desire to study music in the American tradition brought me to this country. Then the dream of entrepreneurship blossomed and possibilities galore opened

Welcome to NAMM Show! Wait, what?

  23.01.2018   Ari   Personal   3 Comments

NAMM Show No doubt you have heard about this loud spectacle in Anaheim that commences every third week of the new year for four days! But – if you have

The Wall Chart Saga or: Grab them while you can!

                Behind the Scenes of the Wall Chart The response to the music theory wall chart has been off the charts, so to speak!

The Music Theory for the Bass Player Spelling Bee…

It all started with marveling about the note H in the German musical alphabet and me being on the phone trying to spell something akin to Oachkatzlschwoaf (which means tale Website Redesigned

Websites Gallore: I am very happy you are here, on my blog! My blog ( is dedicated to bass education, courses, learning, my blog. is my artist site

Doing a Clinic Near You?

Online is great - but in person is best Big thanks to Shaana and Bananas at Large  in San Rafael for putting today's clinic on! Cheers to everyone who came out to join

Bay Area Peeps, Watch Ari Go Bananas!

Hi Bay Area Friends, I will be doing a rare in-person clinic with Q&A, book signing and wall chart signing at one of my favorite Bay Area Music Stores, Bananas at Large

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