Grammy nominee, master solo fretless bass.
"A master of the fretless bass without rival.” (Guitar Club Magazine, Italy)
Considered by many to be the world's leading solo bassist, Michael has been pushing the boundaries of what is possible on the bass guitar for over two decades. Manring is a true visionary and an inimitable stylist.
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View a description of Michael's solo bass performance.
View Michael's stage plot, technical requirements and lighting requirements for his solo bass concert.
Michael offers some pretty amazing programs for school and master class workshops, seminars and musicianship skills for bass as well as all instruments. View them here!
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