Evan received his degree in Music Education from Fort Lewis College where he studied bass, low brass, and voice. He then continued his musical exploration attending and working on staff at Victor Wooten’s Center for Music and Nature – working with musicians such as Chuck Rainey, Steve Bailey, Jeff Coffin and Victor Wooten. Evan has been an active educator regularly working with summer camps, school music programs, as well as teaching at Fort Lewis College. When away from the classroom, Evan is currently the touring bass player for Chevel Shepherd (winner of NBC’s The VoiceSeason 15) and can be seen playing with local bands Union Five, Durango Funk Collective, Kirk James Blues Band, and Robby Overfield and the Breaks.
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