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Aaron Germain (bass)

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Spending 15 years as a busy hired-gun bass player, Aaron has been through all sorts of adventures; traveling the world and learning from the masters. This album displays his wide range of music experiences. Growing up in Massachusetts, he...

Abdullah Shakar (bass)

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Abdullah Shakar was born in Diyarbekir. He began to play oud and saz when he was 9 years old and studied kurdish, arabic maqam mods with Neset Gucmen. Also he was interested and played kurdish, armenian, persian and arabic musics for a...

Adam Cohen (bass)

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Bassist, composer, arranger, and educator, Adam Cohen, has been one of the most versatile and most omnipresent figures in the L.A. music scene for over 25 years. A “double-threat” on both the upright & electric bass, he brings a wealth...

Adam Fine (bass)

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Torontonian Adam S. Fine had long planned to be a jazz double bassist. Picking-up and moving to Halifax for no particular reason in 2000 quickly changed the plan. Fine was surprised to quickly find himself as a popular sideman in the local...

Adam Lanfrey (bass)

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Adam Minkoff (bass)

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Born: New York City School: Berklee Plays/Played With: Knucklebean The Million & 1 Dalmatian Dogs Color And Talea Sesroh Scott Chasolen The Seed & The Sprawl Woodman Doc Ellis Philly B Eats The Prigs Katie Pearlman Band Porous Orchestra...

Adam Pultz Melbye (bass)

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I was born in 1981 and grew up in the country-side near the old and beautiful town of Ribe which has a quiteactive cultural life that is unfortunately constantly challenged by the menace of local right-wing and ignorant politicians with...

Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass)

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Bassist Ahmed Abdul-Malik was one of the first musicians to introduce Arabic music into jazz and the first to use the oud, a pear-shaped, traditional Middle Eastern stringed instrument similar to a lute as a jazz instrument. He was born on...

Aidan Carroll (bass)

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At 28 years old, Aidan Carroll, versatile bassist and composer has shared the stage with such artists as Donald Fagen, Warren Haynes, John Abercrombie, Ben Monder, Nasheet Waits, Adam Cruz and more. Aidan has performed at such...

Ajamu Akinyele (bass)

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You've heard the buzz about his latest CD Black Magic The Cyber Jazz Experience, predicted to be one of “The Best Independent Jazz Album's of 2006," from music critics around the world. You've seen the amazing album cover. You've...

Al Swainger (bass)

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Born in 1972, Al began playing the cornet and piano at the age of 6; he also tried the trumpet & tenor horn before finally settling on the french horn at 11. His teen years were spent in a wide variety of ensembles and stylistic settings -...

Albey Balgochian (bass)

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Relentlessly pursuing his love for his instrument, NYC bassist Albey Balgochian captures the pure essence of soul in his playing. Synchronistically introspective and extrospective, he explores self-expression, uncovering sounds of profound...

Alessandro Olivieri (bass)

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Hi, my name is Alessandro Olivieri. I’m 43 years old, and live in Bologna. I have been interested in jazz since 1980. Before that, I was absorbed in the study of classical piano. I have always taken private lessons because I like to take...

Alex Blake (bass)

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Alex Blake Quartet / Quintet (bass)

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The Alex Blake Quartet: Alex Blake - Electric & Acoustic Bass, Chris Hunter - Sax, Ted Cruz / Benito Gonzalez - Keyboards, Victor Jones - Drums, Neil Clarke - Percussion. Alex Blake's recording and touring dates read like a “who's...

Alexander Ayala (bass)

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Alex Ayala-Bassist/Composer Born in Rio Piedras,Puerto Rico,Bassist/Composer Alex Ayala is one of the most promising Musicians on the Scene.He studied in “Escuela Libre de Musica",and “Conservatorio de Musica Puerto Rico",in wich...

Alexi David (bass)

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Hola, and welcome to my website. My name is Alexi David, and I'm a Composer/Double Bassist/Human. It's been and continues to be, an interesting journey. So here goes... I was born in Cyprus, and raised in Park Slope, Brooklyn, before the...

Alexis Cuadrado (bass)

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A native of Barcelona and resident in New York since 1999, Alexis Cuadrado is an active member of the city¹s jazz scene. He currently leads the Alexis Cuadrado Quartet, an outlet for his compositions, and the band Alexis Cuadrado-Trio...

Anders (bass)

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Anders Jormin (bass)

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Anders Jormin was born 1957 in Jönköping, Sweden. After intense studies, he left Musikhögskolan in Göteborg with diplomas in double-bass and improvisation / pedagogy in 1979. Today as a doublebass-player and composer, AJ is a frequent...

André Carvalho (bass)

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Andrea Veneziani (bass)

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Since arriving in New York City in the summer of 2009 on a scholarship from the Fulbright Commission for Educational and Cultural Exchange between Italy and the United States, Andrea Veneziani has been turning heads with his virtuosic...

Andres Marcos Revellado (bass)

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Andrés-Marcos Revellado is a Spanish multi-instrumentalist based in Zurich, who started very early his musical formation. Trained jazz bass and double bass player; plays also guitar, piano and drums. Swimmer against stream; his approach...

Andy McKee (bass)

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Whether you are talking about Andy McKee’s bass playing or his way of moving through life, three words say it - strength, passion and artistry. Having performed for twenty-five years with many jazz greats, his reputation stretches from...

Andy Rice (bass)

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Andy Rice grew up in rural Northern Maine. While growing up, although he didn't have any formal bass or jazz training, he absorbed music from wherever he could. He played at church, in the tiny school concert band, and with various local...

Anthony Dozier (bass)

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Started playing during the late 60's, Studied Theory and Harmony at Kennedy-king College in Chicago. Performed in Blues, R&B, and Gospel ensembles as well as Jazz Bands here in the U.S. If you are interested in hiring me,contact me by...

Antonio Correa (bass)

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Ariel de la Portilla (bass)

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Ariel de la Portilla was born in the city of Matanzas, Cuba where he lived until immigrating with his parents to the United States in September of 1980. He was raised in the southwest area of Miami, Florida. The neighborhood better known...

Ark Ovrutski (bass)

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Arnon Palty (bass)

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Bassit, composer and arranger, Dr. Arnon Palty is a graduate of Berklee School of music (B.A.) and Manhattan School of music (M.M. in Jazz composition and arranging)and holds a Ph.D degree with highest distinction from Bar Ilan University...

Arthur Kell (bass)

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Arthur Kell (bassist, composer) is one of the most original voices on today's New York jazz scene. For the past twenty-five years, he has played with an amazing cross-section of the most influential contemporary jazz musicians in New York...

Arturo Mora (bass)

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Born in 1974 in Madrid (Spain), he studied electric bass with Javier ”Pato” Muñoz and combo with Ramón Paús, Miguel Ángel Blanco and Jacobo Cimadevila at Taller de Músicos de Madrid, with Nicolás Ortiz at Escuela de Música...

August Engkilde (bass)

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Short info: August Engkilde is a composer, arranger, producer, multi-instrumentalist, DJ and sound-designer. August plays the bass, the keyboards and twists the computer knobs on more than 32 jazz, latin, electro, dub, hip hop, break...

Avishai Cohen (bass)

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Bassist/Composer Avishai Cohen, born April 20, 1970 in Israel, a musician who has been called a “jazz visionary of global proportions” by DownBeat, and was declared one of the 100 Most Influential Bass Players of the 20th Century by...

Ayal Tsubery (bass)

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Focusing on singable, lyrical melodies combined with intricate rhythms, and attention to details, Israeli born Ayal Tsubery's music is unique, energetic, and engaging. Ayal's debut album - “Decisions” makes the mixture of Jazz,...

Barre Phillips (bass)

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Barre Phillips (born October 27, 1934 in San Francisco, California) is a jazz and free improvisation bassist. A professional musician since 1960, he migrated to New York City in 1962, then to Europe in 1967.[1] Since 1972 he has been based...

Barry Guy (bass)

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Barry Guy is an innovative double bass player and composer whose creative diversity in the fields of Jazz improvisation, solo recitals, chamber and orchestral performance is the outcome both of an unusually varied training and a zest for...

Belden Bullock (bass)

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Ben Gallina (bass)

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GREETINGS! My name is Ben Gallina. I write music and play upright bass, electric bass, mandolin, tenor banjo, piano and guitar. Against all logic, I've been playing music in New York City since 2004, with no signs of stopping. You can hear...

Ben Rubin (bass)

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Over the past decade, Brooklyn-based bassist and producer Ben Rubin (aka Benny Cha Cha) has played and recorded with a who’s who of music greats across many musical styles. From Wu-Tang Clan rapper Killah Priest to legendary...

Ben Street (bass)

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Street studied at The New England Conservatory of Music in Boston with Miroslav Vitous and Dave Holland. Moved to New York City in 1991. He has performed and toured with Danilo Perez, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Roswell Rudd, Paul Motian, Lee...

Ben Williams (bass)

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Benjamin James Williams is a native of Washington, DC. He also performs on electric bass and piano as well. His musical influence is rooted in various genres of music including jazz, hip-hop, R&B, gospel, and classical. Ben is a recent...

Ben Wolfe (bass)

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Bassist-composer, Ben Wolfe, has recently released his new CD, “No Strangers Here” on MAXJAZZ. As Wynton Marsalis said, “Ben Wolfe swings with authority.” And as can be heard from Ben’s original compositions...

Benny Moten (bass)

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No relation to Kansas City pianist-bandleader Bennie Moten, Benny Moten was a solid and supportive bassist for decades. He began seriously playing professionally in 1941 and Moten's many musical associations included Hot Lips Page, Jerry...

Bernie Cash (bass)

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Bernard Cash (Bernie) was born in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England on 18 January 1935, the son of Michael Cash and Eileen Cash (nee Mundy). His father's family had escaped persecution of the Russian jews at the turn of the 20th...

Beto Schmidt (bass)

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Bill Harrison (bass)

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Bill Harrison created the innovative jazz education website http://www.playjazznow.com. This site offers the world's only downloadable play along (or backing) tracks for all musicians and vocalists. Bill is a graduate of DePaul University,...
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