Carson Rohde

Session Bassist, Arranging

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Funky Bassist/ Arranger looking to bring your tracks to life, add layers of spark and light, and future collaboration.

Recent USC Music grad, looking for session work, composing, and arranging jobs. Classically trained, and studied with Alphonso Johnson of Weather Report, Bob Weir (Grateful Dead), Santana. Rock, Funk, R&B, Pop, Country, House, Latin. Also studied Composition and Arranging with Neal Desby, who also teaches Flea, Mike Einziger of Incubus, + Maroon 5. I've held Principal bass positions with the Phoenix Youth Symphony, studied upright bass with Barry Olson, former Phoenix Symphony Principal Bassist. Also studied electric bass with Ray Reindeau who has recorded and toured with Rob Halford of Judas Priest, and James LaBrie of Dream Theatre. Close mentorship from Patrice Rushen. Played in numerous rock bands throughout college and highschool, playing most of the famous LA rock clubs : the Troubador, the Echo, the Bardot, Silverlake Lounge, Whisky a Gogo, the Bootleg, etc. Looking forward to collaborating. Hit me up!

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GenresSounds Like
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Radiohead
  • Motown
Gear Highlights
  • Fender Jazz
  • Hofner
  • Musicman Stingray
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