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Zwelakhe Duma B.

Conservatory Trained

Conservatory Trained

$50/hour

  • Harlem New York, NY 10037

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Bio

Shortly after being acccepted to New Haven's Educational Center for the Arts (ECA), Zwelakhe-Duma began studying double bass under the direction of Jeff Fuller. Zwelakhe-Duma prepared as a student at ECA and Litchfield Jazz Camp was accepted to New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, MA. Completing his Bachelor (’11) & Master of Music (’13) in Jazz Studies, he studied acoustic bass with Cecil McBee & Don Palma, as well as studying with non - bassists Jason Moran, John McNeil, & Jerry...

Shortly after being acccepted to New Haven's Educational Center for the Arts (ECA), Zwelakhe-Duma began studying double bass under the direction of Jeff Fuller. Zwelakhe-Duma prepared as a student at ECA and Litchfield Jazz Camp was accepted to New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, MA. Completing his Bachelor (’11) & Master of Music (’13) in Jazz Studies, he studied acoustic bass with Cecil McBee & Don Palma, as well as studying with non - bassists Jason Moran, John McNeil, & Jerry Bergonzi.

Zwelakhe-Duma has performed and recorded with acts such as Christian Scott, Dave Holland, Randy Weston, Dave Liebman & Jason Moran, as well as performed at the Monterey Jazz Festival, Charlie Parker Jazz Festival, Panama Jazz Festival, Lagos Jazz Festival & Osaka Jazz Festival. Zwelakhe-Duma was a recipient of the 2011 Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead Fellowship and is also a teaching artist for the Litchfield Jazz Camp & New England Conservatory Jazz Lab. He currently resides in New York City, New York & continues his private study with legendary bassist Ron Carter.


Education

New England Conservatory of Music
Jazz Studies
New England Conservatory of Music
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $50
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 15 miles of New York, NY 10037
  • Lesson cancellation: 12 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Music

Music Theory

$50/hour

Zwelakhe Duma B.

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