Bass Guitar

Department: Music

Contact

Office: Bixler 233
Phone: 207-859-5686
Fax: 207-859-5635
Email: rbishop@colby.edu

Mailing Address

5686 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, Maine 04901-8856

Professional Information

Rick Bishop is a composer-bassist with the Rick Bishop Quartet, which is currently playing in the New England area in preparation for recording what will be Bishop’s third album of original jazz music. His first two (Mister Hide and Intuition) were both released on the PEP Record label. He has shared the stage with Stevie Ray Vaughn, David Bromberg and Eddie Kirkland, to name a few, and has taught bass and guitar at Al Corey’s Music Center in downtown Waterville for twelve years. He has also written a book for bass entitled¬†Applied Diatonics for the Electric Bass. Rick joined the staff at Colby as bass instructor in the fall of 1993.

Courses Currently Teaching 2013-2014

MU191 D1 Lessons: Credit
MU191 D2 Lessons: Credit