Jack Unzicker, double bass
Double bassist Jack Unzicker is an artist and educator originally from Juneau, Alaska. He is currently the principal double bassist of Santa Fe Pro Musica, Dallas Chamber Symphony, and Plano Symphony Orchestra and frequently performs with the Dallas Symphony, Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, and Dallas Opera.
Unzicker is the Assistant Professor of Double Bass at the University of Texas at Arlington. He has performed and lectured at the International Society of Bassists, American String Teacher Association, and Texas Music Educators Association Conventions, is the Bass Forum Editor for the journal American String Teacher, and has been featured in articles on playing and teaching the double bass in The Strad and Strings Magazine.
Unzicker received his Doctorate of Musical Arts and Master of Music Degrees from the University of North Texas. He received his Bachelor of Music Degree from Western Washington University.