28 Sep 2012

Overwater Bass Clinic

ACM was pleased to welcome Chris May from Overwater Basses to host a very special Bass Guitar Clinic.

During the two hour clinic, Overwater Basses representative Chris May took the class through the step-by-step process of setting, maintaining and getting the best out of a bass guitar in order to produce a consistent tone.

Chris also covered a number of other areas to help students understand the mechanics of the bass guitar including:

The background of the bass guitar.
Understanding how and why bass guitars are made the way they are.
Understanding the instrument inside out.
Five key points to set up a bass professionally and caring for your instrument.

”Had a great time today – I’ve been playing for five years and it (Chris May’s Overwater Bass Clinic) taught me everything I needed for the maintenance of my bass – things that I never knew.”
Jack Sunaway ACM Bass Guitar Student

ACM would like to thank Chris May and Overwater Basses for visiting ACM and sharing his insight into setting up and maintaining bass guitars.

For more information on Overwater Basses visit their website or follow them on Facebook and Twitter.

About Overwater Basses

Over the years the Overwater name has become synonymous with the finest hand crafted bass guitars and to date we have produced over three and a half thousand instruments in the UK.
Our reputation that has spread throughout the world, Overwater bass guitars continue to draw the attention of discerning musicians, both amateur and professional and our objective remains, as it always has; to offer the creative musician the best means by which he or she may express their art.

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