Grammy-Winning Bass Player To Speak At TSU

Five-time Grammy-winning bass player Victor Wooten will visit Tennessee State University this week.

Wooten, who is also an author, composer and producer, is the second guest of TSU’s newly launched “Music Matters” lecture series and will be at the university’s Poag Auditorium at 12:30 p.m. CDT Friday.

Wooten has collaborated with artists such as Stanley Clarke, Bruce Hornsby, India.Arie and Dave Matthews.

His lecture at TSU will feature a mixture of music from some of his earlier and most recent recordings.

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Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom, Denver, Colo.

Wooten is the author of “The Music Lesson: A Spiritual Search for Growth Through Music.”