Larry Tresp Bassist has enjoyed 35 years of professional experience in the Jazz and Pop music scene in the Milwaukee area and southeastern Wisconsin.
As a classical bassist Larry has performed with
the Waukesha Symphony, Oshkosh Symphony,
Sheboygan Symphony, and is currently a member
- Leading music educator in string pedagogy
- Head of Orchestral program for the Cudahy Public Schools for 33 years
- Music Department chair for 15 years
- Extensive performance background in classical, jazz, and pop music styles on String bass, 4, 5, and 6 string electric basses.
- Voted “Music Teacher of the Month” by Smooth Jazz WJTZI -FM93.3
- Staff member for Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra
- Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Music Education, UW-Milwaukee-1977
- Master of Arts In Teaching, Aurora University - 1997
- Studied bass with Roger Ruggeri, Principal bassist MSO, Karl Netolicka, Principal bassist Oslow, Norway, Harry Sturm, Principal cellist CSO and MSO.
- Participant in Master Classes with world renown Bass Soloist Gary Karr, and Jazz Bassists Ron Carter and Richard Davis