Master Classes with Zuri Appleby

From: $300.00

Host a master class with a pro bassist (Nick Jonas, Cee-lo Green, Willow & Jaden Smith, Adam Lambert, Lizzo, Bernard Purdie), vocalist, model, and music educator.

All of our master classes run approximately 1 hour and feature an infotainment-style lecture (sometimes including audience participation), with opportunities for discussion and Q&A after. Each artist will coordinate with you to make sure that their content will resonate and connect with YOUR audience based on their interests, ages, and skill levels.

  • Due to their extensive touring schedule, this artist can currently only book virtual master classes at this time
  • Once a preferred date is requested below, the artist will coordinate the date and time of the master class with you

Master Class Topics

Zuri Appleby’s realm of expertise includes the following broad musical topics:

  • Instruments: Bass Guitar, Vocals
  • Pursuits: Composition & Arranging, Improvisation, Music Life Mentoring, Music Theory, Performance
  • Styles: Top 40 & Dance Music (Hip-Hop/Rap, Pop, R&B, Soul/Funk), Performing Arts (Jazz, Musical Theatre), Rock Music (Alternative, Indie, Rock), Folk & Country (Blues)

Available Master Classes

Here are some of Zuri Appleby’s favorite master classes that are currently prepared:

  • BEING A WOMAN IN THE MUSIC WORLD. Make YOUR way in the music business. Join pro bass player Zuri Appleby for an ongoing discussion of the pros and cons of being a woman in the music scene, and how to maneuver through this world in a strong and feminine way.

Custom Master Classes for YOU

Don’t see a master class that you want? Our artists are ready to adjust one of their available master classes, or create a whole new master class to suit YOUR needs (within their realm of expertise, of course).

Book a Master Class

Use the calendar below to check upcoming availability and reserve your master class online, then checkout to send your request. (No payment is required until the master class is confirmed.) If there are no bookings available, or you need a different day or time, contact me at zuriappleby87@gmail.com to discuss.

Tell us where you plan on hosting the master class. Please include at least address and city.
Please refer to the topics and available master classes above for this artist's realm of expertise.
Depending on the nature of the master class, the number of attendees may impact the fee. This will be discussed prior to confirming the booking.
Feel free to share anything else you want with the artist in the space below, including specific desires for the master class and/or any known equipment needs.
About the Artist

About the Artist

ZURI APPLEBY a pro bassist (Nick Jonas, Cee-lo Green, Willow & Jaden Smith, Adam Lambert, Lizzo, Bernard Purdie), vocalist, model, and music educator. Pro music credentials include:

  • Graduate of the Armed Forces School of Music
  • Professional musician since 2010
  • Has toured with Nick Jonas
  • Has played with Cee-lo Green, Willow & Jaden Smith, Adam Lambert, Lizzo, Bernard Purdie
  • LA-based pro bassist since 2016

Primary musical influences include Derrick Hodge, Victor Wooten, Larry Graham, Meshell Ndegeocello, Thundercat, Rodney Appleby, Earth, Wind, & Fire, and Parliament.
About the Artist