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Mike DelPrete


Saratoga based bassist Mike DelPrete earned a bachelors degree from Skidmore College where he studied bass with Rich Syracuse and was a member of a Downbeat Award winning student ensemble.  DelPrete recently earned a MFA degree in composition from Bennington College where he studied with Allen Shawn, Nick Brooke and Milford Graves.  DelPrete is currently a faculty member at the National Guitar Workshop and an adjunct faculty member at Bennington College.  He maintains an active performance schedule with a variety of musicians throughout the Northeast.