Glenn Richman

  • Teacher of Special Programs, Jazz String Bass

  • Phone: (510) 523-5128
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Glenn Mark Richman was educated at Mannes School of music in New York City and Berklee School of Music in Boston. He studied privately with Buster Williams, George Marz, Jon Burr, Homer Mensch, Don Palma and Mike Longo.

He has played with many jazz greats such as, Bobby Hutcherson, Jon Hendricks, Jimmy Heath, Slide Hampton, Dave Liebman, John Hicks, Bruce Barth, Harold Danko, Jimmy Ponder, Arthur Prysock, Mike Clark, Lewis Nash, Kenny Werner, Benny Green, Chet Baker, Jack Wilkins, Larry Willis, George Coleman, Joe Gilman, Billy Hart, Eddy Marshall, Renee Rosnes and Mickey Roker.

Glenn has been teaching upright and electric bass, jazz harmony, theory and improvisation for over 15 years. He is presently teaching at UC Berkeley, Chabot College, The Jazzschool, and The Brubeck Institute. He has been a member of The Bobby Hutcherson Quartet for the last four years and recorded Bobby’s latest CD called “Wise One” in February of 2009.