Session Musician Secrets With Sean Hurley

If you want to be a session bassist, having talent is only half the battle. In this course, Sean Hurley shares his studio secrets.

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If you want to be a session bassist, having talent is only half the battle. In this course, Sean Hurley shares his studio secrets.

Sean Hurley has enjoyed a rapid rise to fame on the L.A studio scene thanks to some serious stints with the likes of John Mayer, Ringo Starr, Miley Cyrus and Leonard Cohen. With a key appreciation of the song at the heart of his playing, Sean is the kind of bassist that makes everything look easy. Yet session playing can be very stressful if you’re not prepared. If someone’s paying you good money for a day’s work, there can be a lot of pressure to come up with the goods. There’s also a lot of talent out there and a lot of capable bass players that could do the job just as well as you.

In this course Sean is at hand to ensure that you're better prepared for that studio call.

In this course you’re going to learn:

  • How to prepare for a studio session.
  • How to pick an instrument that’s appropriate for the song.
  • How to play with a vocalist.
  • How to come up with a new bassline to suit the track.
  • Why you should never get bored of keeping things simple.
  • And much, much more…

    You’ll also have access to three exclusive performances from Sean, singer-songwriter David Ryan Harris and drummer Rich Mercurio.