Its a bass player meet-up at BUMS

What do you call someone who hangs around with musicians?

A Bass Player!

Would you like to learn a fun way to play bass?

To understand how the bass is an important part of the band, or group. Some say it brings the ukulele down from rafters mellowing out the tune.

To show you how it is percussion, keeping the beat & rhythm.

The Bass is like a drum, it keeps the rest of the Band in time, if you have rhythm then you can play bass!

Cath McCourt will teach you

  • to read tabs
  • walk the bass
  • search for tutorials
  • chord patterns





U Bass/ Bass guitar
Amp [if you have one]
Jug lead [power chord for amp]
Lead for bass

Water, Tea & Coffee will be supplied.


VENUE: Coorparoo Bowls Club, 32 Riddings Street, Coorparoo

TIME: Workshop starts 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Doors open at 8:40am come early to set up amplification for your bass.

$20 for one
$30 for both

BUMS Financial Members have received a Promo-Code for 30% discount check your email Monday 5 Feb “Members Promo Code for Bass Workshop Feb 2018”.  Members Price $14 for one day or $21 for both.
Please Note: Trybooking has an addition booking fee $0.30  TIPS for using Trybooking here

Buy your tickets online at Trybooking


Buy your Tickets at Coorparoo Jam 7th February 2018- CASH only.


Please Note:  Places are limited for these workshops, however if sold out there will be a waiting list on Trybooking.

For questions about the workshop or if you do not have an amp please contact Cath at

If you are unable to attend the workshop or have any questions regarding Trybooking please contact Jo Kunde at

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3 replies
  1. Debra Debbie McGinnis
    Debra Debbie McGinnis says:

    Hi I live on the Gold Coast and would like to pay and attend next Saturday.
    If spaces left I could pay online 6ish…Turn up. I met Cath at Bums Fest a few years back. I have a Tanglewood Travelors Bass, play Karaukey with UKULAYIENS..but stuck on simple bass lines 70s r n b.


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