Andrew Pfaff Bass Instruction
Mode Shapes for Bass
B.Mus Jazz Performance 1997, magna cum laude,Temple University
B.A. Communications 1992, Penn State University
Esther Boyer scholarship, Temple University
Studied privately with Oteil Burbridge (Allman Bros.)
And Vince Fay

Bass Guitar Expert for Musicians' Exchange
Author of the book Mode Shapes for Bass.
NJ music teacher certification
Tenured faculty at Bergen County Technical High School
Member MENC (Nat'l Assoc. for Music Education)
Member International Assoc. of Jazz Educators
Member American Federation of Musicians Local 802
Endorsee for Barker Vertical Bass (

Performances at Lincoln Center, on the Today Show, the CBS Early Show,  National Public Radio,  Nueva Estrella (CBS 2, NYC).  Average 100 appearances a year with Hank Lane Music, playing events throughout the NYC metro area and nationwide.  Extensive experience with NYC area rock and singer-songwriter acts.

Discography (Artist - Album)
Blow Up Hollywood - Blow Up Hollywood (partial)
MJ12 - Spin Sessions
MJ12 - Pop Songs Vol. One (partial)
Kika - Kika
Pozzy Ghuru - Pozzy Ghuru (partial)
Danni Gee and Suga Bush - Danni Gee and Suga Bush
Robin Haffley - Impressions
Rob Sbar Noesis - Wagon Wheels And Atom Bombs (partial)
Philadelphia Jazz Showcase Compilation Vol. 1
Stickmen - Stickmen
Soul Gypsys - Soul Gypsys
Hollow Men - Hollow Men (bass and vocal credit, out of print)
The Other Leading Brand - The Other Leading Brand (guitar and vocal credit, out of print)

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