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EFFECTIVE 11/21/20 THRU 12/31/20 THERE WILL BE NO IN-PERSON MUSIC INSTRUCTION. ALL CFM OFFERINGS WILL BE CONDUCTED REMOTELY. EARLY CHILDHOOD & MUSIC THERAPY WILL CONTINUE IN-PERSON. BOP STOP WILL LIVESTREAM CONCERTS ONLY (NO LIVE AUDIENCES). EFFECTIVE 11/21/20 THRU 12/31/20 THERE WILL BE NO IN-PERSON MUSIC INSTRUCTION. ALL CFM OFFERINGS WILL BE CONDUCTED REMOTELY. EARLY CHILDHOOD & MUSIC THERAPY WILL CONTINUE IN-PERSON. BOP STOP WILL LIVESTREAM CONCERTS ONLY (NO LIVE AUDIENCES). EFFECTIVE 11/21/20 THRU 12/31/20 THERE WILL BE NO IN-PERSON MUSIC INSTRUCTION. ALL CFM OFFERINGS WILL BE CONDUCTED REMOTELY. EARLY CHILDHOOD & MUSIC THERAPY WILL CONTINUE IN-PERSON. BOP STOP WILL LIVESTREAM CONCERTS ONLY (NO LIVE AUDIENCES).
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Darren Frate has been playing bass for more than 35 years, including 15 as a teacher. He specializes in electric bass, music theory, and ensembles. He has toured and played with a variety of national acts, including Herman's Hermits ("I'm Henry the Eighth, I Am"), Dickey Betts from the Allman Brothers ("Ramblin' Man"), Gary Lewis and the Playboys ("This Diamond Ring"), Mitch Ryder ("Devil With a Blue Dress On"), Ian Hunter ("Cleveland Rocks"), Gerald Levert ("Casanova"), and the Blind Boys of Alabama.

Darren has also recorded several CDs with his own folk and jazz groups. The latest release by his current group, Velvet Voyage, features legendary jazz guitarist Mike Stern, known for his work with Miles Davis.

Education
Film Scoring, Berklee College of Music

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