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Craig Nelson

Craig Nelson

Craig Nelson joined the School of Music faculty in 2010 and teaches applied lessons in classical bass. He completed his bachelor of music degree in Classical Double Bass Performance from the University Of Michigan.

Craig has been a professional session and live performance Bass player in Nashville, TN for over 30 years.  He has had the opportunity to be a part of many award winning album projects, jingles, and live performances over the years.

His extensive recording experience can be heard on both Acoustic and Electric bass, in styles ranging from Gospel, Jazz, all the way to Orchestral work with the Nashville Symphony and the Nashville String Machine. 

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