Golden Gate Bass Camp San Francisco

GGBC 2024 Dates are set- June 17th-21st-2024. Mark your calendars!!

GGBCSF is back for 2024, June 17th-21st with a full line up of artists and courses to take your bass playing to the next level!


GGBC is a five day long musical exploration of all aspects of playing the bass.

Classes cover:

Classical music: orchestral and solo playing,

Jazz: improvisation, walking bass lines, rhythm section playing ,

Latin: Salsa, Timba, Tango.

Electric Bass: right and left hand technique, slapping/popping, groove playing, improvisation, pedals/looping

Participants play in small ensembles, the large Bass Orchestra, and receive private lessons during the week.

Tuition for the week: $750

Golden Gate Bass Camp is presented by the Northern California Chamber Music Academy (NCCMA).

Joe Conyers

Dan Robbins

Scott Pingel/ Rufus Reid

Michael Manring

Donovan Stokes

Daxun Zhang

Jeff Denson

Verdi- Rigoletto