A native of the Washington, DC, area and a long-time resident of Hollywood, Maurice is also a Musicians Institute (MI) / Bass Institute of Technology (BIT) honors graduate and recipient of student and Instructor awards. As a member of the MI faculty, Maurice teaches theory & ear training, BIT Private lessons, electives and workshops. Maurice has performed and recorded internationally. Performing and recording credits have included work with Carl Anderson, Zakk Wylld, Shannon Larkin, Nick Menza, Virgil Donati and Reba McIntyre, to mention a few. Currently keeping a busy performing and recording schedule based in the Los Angeles area.