School of Rock Fort Washington’s music teachers are experienced musicians devoted to helping students attain musical proficiency. From singing to drums to guitar, our Fort Washington music instructors inspire and teach students to perform live.
Dave WhitemanBass Guitar Teacher
Dave has over 25 years of experience playing bass guitar in a variety of styles and situations. For the past 10 years he has anchored the low end with Drop Dead Sexy, one of the Northeast region’s best cover bands. With a performance schedule that averages 150 shows annually, Dave has played in top clubs to sell-out crowds from Maine to Florida and everywhere in between, including such high-profile venues as The House of Blues, The Pickle Barrel, Seacrets and Sloppy Joe’s. His bass playing has also appeared on hundreds of recordings spanning dozens of albums, including several national and international releases. A licensed, certified teacher in Pennsylvania, Dave holds a B.A. from Penn State University and a M.Ed. From Cabrini College. He has been teaching at School of Rock- Fort Washington since the school opened in 2007 and brings to his students a unique combination of formal education and real-world experience.