Pushing the Limits: Steve Bailey and Victor Wooten with special guests Matthew White and Tim Fischer
Steve Bailey, Coastal Carolina University artist-in-residence and chair of the bass department at Berklee College of Music, joins bassist Victor Wooten, multiple Grammy winner and founding member of Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, for a bass-driven jam session September 15th at 7:30 p.m. at the Wheelwright Auditorium in Conway. Bailey has played and recorded with Dizzy Gillespie, the Rippingtons, Jethro Tull and Willie Nelson, while Wooten has been called the most influential bassist of the last two decades. Together, Bailey and Wooten formed Bass Extremes in 1992, and for more than 15 years they have been offering Victor Wooten’s Bass/Nature Camp and Bass at the Beach. This performance also features CCU music faculty members Matt White (trumpet) and Tim Fischer (guitar). Tickets $17.