Category Archives: Dr James Bass

Dr. Bass Explains His Passion

“It’s just like rock ’n’ roll, it’s all about life and love!” Proclaims Dr. James Bass, explaining his passion, Choral Music. The esteemed Director of Choral Studies in the School of Music at the University of South Florida and the artistic director of the Master Chorale of Tampa Bay, becomes animated, gesticulating with a conductor’s panache as he leans into the

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Dr. James Bass Explains Choral Music & Nick Drake’s Link To Delius & Ravel – Podcast Available Now!

The latest Life Elsewhere Podcast is available now! Featuring Dr. James Bass, GRAMMY-nominated singer and conductor. Dr. Bass is the director of choral studies at the School of Music at the University of South Florida and the artistic director of The Master Chorale of Tampa Bay. Dr. Bass discusses choral music with Norman B at the suggestion of Kerry Travilla-Bown, an enthusiastic devotee of Life Elsewhere, who co-produced the show. Ms Travilla-Bown had responded to a request during

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Listen! Chorale Music (& Nick Drake)

Next on Life Elsewhere, we explore chorale music (or is it choral?) with GRAMMY-nominated singer and conductor Dr. James Bass. The director of choral studies at the School of Music at the University of South Florida and the artistic director of The Master Chorale of Tampa Bay joins the program at the request of Kerry Travilla-Bown who will be guest producer. Kerry, an enthusiastic devotee of Life Elsewhere, made a generous

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A Listener Programs Life Elsewhere

Life Elsewhere is produced at the exceptional facilities of WMNF 88.5fm in Tampa. WMNF is uniquely distinguished by remaining a truly independent listener-supported radio station. During the last fund-drive for the station, we asked listeners of Life Elsewhere to make a generous contribution and in return they would be able to co-produce an edition of the program. Kerry Travilla-Bown, an enthusiastic devotee of Life Elsewhere responded immediately, pledging financial support for the show and WMNF. Plus, she

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