Music Department

Glenn Holmes

Glenn Holmes
Applied Faculty, Jazz Bass

Music & Communication Building Room  332
216/687-2033 (Message)

Glenn Holmes, Jazz Bass, is a native Clevelander who earned degrees in String Bass & Music Theory from Miami University (Ohio) and a Master of Music degree in Theory/Composition from Wichita State University.      He has performed as a guest soloist in both the classical and jazz idioms.  Glenn is a former member of the Wichita Symphony Orchestra, served on the faculty of Wichita State University and Friends University and is a published composer. Past performances have included associations with Ignacio Berroa, Charlie Rouse, Andy Narell, Jerry Halen, Richie Cole, Doc Cheatham, Keith Copeland, Eddie Daniels, Joe Williams, Jimmie Heath, Benny Bailey, Clark Terry, and Cindy Blackman, to name only a few.   Holmes also teaches at the Cleveland Music School Settlement.  As a freelance musician, he is works with the Eric Gould Trio, the Bill Ransom Quintet, the MKE Ensemble and the Jazz Heritage Orchestra.

Start date 08/27/2007