A Detroit native, Hurst has enjoyed a stellar career spanning 30 years, and is a highly respected and well recognized composer, electric and acoustic bassist, educator, recording artist, and business man. His cultivation into a membership of talented musicians from around the world was fostered by lengthy tours and GRAMMY® Award winning recordings featuring: Sir Paul McCartney, Charles Lloyd, Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Dave Brubeck, Harry Connick Jr., Terrence Blanchard, Tony Williams, Nicholas Payton, Sting, Carl Allen, the legendary Pharaoh Sanders, Barbara Streisand, Willie Nelson, Yo Yo Ma, Ravi Coltrane, Chris Botti and Diana Krall
August 08, 2016
Bassist / Composer / Producer / Educator Robert Hurst Signs With Dot...
February 21, 2013
All-Star Session By Bassist/Composer Robert Hurst, "BoB: A Palindrome,"...
July 27, 2011
Jazz Standard Presents Two Rare Nights With Legendary Jazz Bassist...
January 24, 2011
The Jazz Session #234: Robert Hurst
January 06, 2011
Bassist/Composer Robert Hurst to Release Two New CDs on His Bebob...
April 11, 2008
Robert Hurst "Live from Blue Lake," 4-16, 10 P.M.
“ROBERT HURST: ON A DAILY BASSIST”
Let’s engage ourselves in a forum designed to maximize the benefits of our
ongoing investment in and dedication to the Modern Musician. I would like to
offer you a unique opportunity to gain access to my Story, outlining what it
took for me as a Bassist, Composer, Producer, and Educator to accomplish
performances yielding: Seven -GRAMMY’s ®, Four- EMMYs ® , Six- RIAA ®
certified Multiple Platinum and Gold records, Score for Major Motion Film,
and record a plethora of critically acclaimed diverse music.
Let me identify my beliefs, the rules and principles re: The Daily Bassist,
Good Intentions/ I Do My Job, A Great Band, The Business, Session Work, the
Live Stage, Pedagogy and Technique, Your Gear, the Power of the Rhythm
Section and the Sport of it All