Donovan Stokes

Professor of Bass; Head of Strings Area


Armstrong 33


Faculty Member since 2007

Applied Area(s)

Classical Bass
Jazz Upright Bass
Electric Bass
Chamber Music
Bass Ensemble Director


Bass Ensemble


B.M., Vanderbilt University; M.M., D.M., Indiana University

Professional Highlights

  • Board Member International Society of Bassists 2014 to present
  • President Virginia String Teachers Association 2014-1016
Personal Highlights

No Treble
Internet Bass Magazine where Donovan Stokes writes regular columns. "Lowdown with Dr. D"

Bass Coalition
A Bass Club which host events including an annual Bass Workshop. Donovan Stokes is Co-Artistic Director

Donovan Stokes Youtube Channel
Donovan Stokes Youtube Channel

Donovan Stokes
Personal website of Donovan Stokes