Explore the world of Bass with Gerald Veasley, internationally renowned performer and faculty at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. Whether you're a seasoned bassist or novice, Gerald and his world-class faculty will plug you in to the joy of bass playing: technique, theory and, of course, those funky bass lines! Gerald Veasley's Bass BootCamp was founded in 2002 and has since served over 700 bass players from all over the world.

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  • Looking forward to supporting our friend and #bassbootcamp instructor Divinity Roxx and her awesome trio TONIGHT @ardmoremusichall! See all you Philly #bassplayers there!
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Tonight at @ardmoremusichall!
With @raheem_devaughn and @aaronparnellbrown 
Hosted by #WesFelton
Brought to u by @walkingbear215 
#Divinityroxx 
#Trufecta
#Livemusic
  • SPECIAL OFFER for our Bass BootCamp Family! BBC instructor, former Musical Director/bassist for Beyoncé, and all-around rock star Divinity Roxx will be opening for Raheem DeVaughn this Saturday, June 30 at The Ardmore Music Hall (where some of you were lucky enough to catch her trio at our All-Star concert last March!). Use the promo code DIVINITY to receive $10 off GA tickets. #divinityroxx #bassplayer #femalebassist #raheemdevaughn #ardmoremusichall #philly
  • Our #bassbootcamp concert with #divinityroxx and special guest #victorwooten at #ardmoremusichall last March was not to be missed...but if you did, you have a chance to check her trio out again this Saturday, June 30! . . .
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We are 1️⃣️ WEEK away from our #stacked show with @raheem_devaughn , @diviroxx , & @aaronparnellbrown 😱🙏💯 Yo bass lovers - get here in time for Divinity Roxx TRIFECTA! She ain't messin' around 🔥
  • Two of our dear friends at #bassbootcamp in #Philly last March. Ms. Toné Wellington and Mr. Charles Jenkins...bass players rule!! #bassplayer #bassist #bassbash #phillybassgearexpo #lowendlove #bass
  • Many thanks to @hartkesystems for the sponsorship and congrats to the lucky winners of their awesome pedals at #bassbootcamp last March! #hartkesystems #basspedals #bassplayer #geraldveasley #anthonywellington #victorwooten
  • Many thanks to LK Straps for joining us at the #phillybassgearexpo last March, and congrats to the winner of one of their awesome, handmade repurposed leather straps! #bassplayer #geraldveasley #anthonywellington #victorwooten #bassbootcamp #bassstraps #lkstraps @lkstraps
  • Many thanks to Fodera for the generous sponsorship and congrats to the winners of their awesome strings at #bassbootcamp last March! @foderaguitars #foderastrings #victorwooten #anthonywellington #bassplayers #foderaartist #bassstrings
  • Check out our friend Gabriel Severn and his campaign to help get into the recording studio with his original music! #bassplayer #youngbassist #Repost @gabrielsevernbass
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Super excited about my Kickstarter project!  Thanks to everyone who's helped me out so far. I'm only 7 backers away from hitting my goal of 25 by Wednesday! Thanks to @springwoodproductions for the great video. #ernieballmusicman #bongo6
  • This was such a special night last month...already looking forward to next year’s #basscootcamp All-Star concert! #bassplayer #Repost @ardmoremusichall ・・・
@pablobatista6960 + @victorwooten met for the first time at @gvbassbootcamp at AMH!
  • How’s this for inspiration?? @thatharleygirl hasn’t even been to Bass BootCamp yet and she’s already putting in the work! Thanks to @diviroxx she learned about our 30 Day/30 Minute Challenge and she’s rocking it! Looking forward to meeting you @gvbassbootcamp in Philly next March! 😃💯
#Repost @thatharleygirl
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No power at the crib and yet another cold, rainy day but no worries...
Day 24: finger, scales and methods exercises... #progress #3030Challenge #30days30minutes #basspractice the makings of a new #bassplayer #bass 💪🏾💪🏾💪🏾 @gvbassbootcamp #gvbassbootcamp #bassbootcamp #tuba #sousaphone #music #detroit #detroitchick #guitar #bassguitar
  • Massive thanks to @officialibanezguitars, our main sponsor and the maker of the Gerald Veasley Signature Bass, and to our loyal and generous sponsor, @monocreators for the awesome Vertigo bass cases. And congrats the lucky grand prize winner at this year’s #bassbootcamp!! He won a #geraldveasley signature #IbanezBass and a #MONOvertigo #basscase!! #bassplayer 📷: @crystalleonora
  • This is incredible. Goes to show that you’re never too young (or old!) to feel the groove. 🙌🏽🙌🏾 #Repost @aronthebassist
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Warning❗️ TOGETHER THEY COMBINE ...... 9 years.... Jammin to lil brother @babyboydrummer 🔥🔥🔥U could tell they really mean it....#pocket #kidsGrooveHard #7yrs #3yrs #groovin Tag a friend who likes to groove to these kinda tempos💪💪💪 #AllAboutTheSpirit #Placement

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