Chris van Voorst van Beest has over 20 years of teaching experience. Formerly the faculty bass teacher at the University of Maine @Augusta and a recurring faculty bass teacher at the Maine Jazz Camp, he has given clinics and master classes at Bates College, Bowdoin College, The University of New Hampshire, Berklee College of Music and The University of Maine. 

Chris offers lessons for upright and electric basses, piano and improvisation. All ages are welcome, from beginning to advanced students.