Saturday, January 16, 2021 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EST
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International Society of Bassists 
International Society of Bassists 
972-2339107 ext. 204 

ISB Center Stage with Dave Holland and David Gage 

The ISB Center Stage is back for the New Year, welcoming jazz legend Dave Holland and his good friend, luthier and inventor David Gage.

Dave Holland is a bassist, composer, bandleader and educator whose passion for musical expression of all styles, and dedication to creating consistently innovative music ensembles has built a professional career of more than 50 years and earned him top honors in his field, including multiple Grammy awards and the title of NEA Jazz Master in 2017. His virtuosic technique and command of a remarkable range of styles and sounds keeps him in demand as a performer, recording artist and collaborator. To date, his playing can be heard on hundreds of recordings, with more than thirty as a leader under his own name.

Luthier and inventor David Gage founded David Gage String Instruments in 1978. A bassist himself, David in an internationally recognized luthier and the creator of The Realist (TM) transducer for bass, cello, violin and viola, The Czech-Ease (TM) Road Bass, The Gage Travel Case (TM) for basses and cellos. His shop is also known for The Metropolitan Bass Bow and Irving Sloane Bass Machines. Dave served for many years as an honored member of the ISB board of directors, and has been a columnist for Bass Player Magazine and Bass World, the ISB membership magazine.  

This is a free event for all!