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Bob Whitt

Bass/ Guitar - Born in Pt. Pleasant, NJ and based in the rich Philadelphia music community, Bob Whitt is a bassist and guitarist who maintains a regular performance schedule spanning several music genres. Bob is also an experienced educator. Bob has been a Sr. Lecturer at the University of the Arts for 4 years. He has been teaching guitar and bass lessons in the community for over a decade. Bob holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in music from the University of The Arts (2006).

Some groups he has played with include The Sacred Orchestra, The Dave Stahl Big Band, The Elizabeth Ross Quartet, and with comedian Joan Rivers. He has appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman backing guest artist Chamillionare and Slick Rick. Bob has recorded with Steven Tirpak (John Legend, Jay-Z) on his album “Who Cares.” Other highlights include a live broadcast on Radio 104.5FM with singer/songwriter Alexis Cunningham, as the bassist for The Philadelphia Jazz Project’s “Diva Nation”. He is the bandleader of Dreamtime, one of the busiest 14 piece party bands in the region. His other work in music includes engraving, where he takes composers’ hand-written scores and puts them into music notation software to be published. He now resides in South Jersey with his wife Janine, also a musician and teacher.