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Juan Garcia-Herreros, also known by his stage name “Snow Owl”, is a world- renowned electric bassist. With his special instrument, a six-string Contra Bass Guitar, he has performed with world famous stars - including several Grammy award winners and nominees ( Elton John, Al Jarreau, Spanish Harlem Orchestra and Christina Aguilera ). For his own music, he has been honored with numerous prestigious awards. His work and virtuosity with the Contra Bass Guitar has been received with the highest recognition from international bass and music publications.


Signature Bass Model "Snow Owl" Designed with Andreas Neubauer
DNA Speakers 1x12, 1x15
Aguilar Tone Hammer 500, Eden WT-800
Multiple Effect Pedals


”Als “The young giant of bass” ist García-Herreros angekündigt worden, und man kann schon nach wenigen Minuten erkennen: Dies war keine Übertreibung” - Thomas Lochte (Kulturwelle 5)

”Juan Garcia-Herreros steht in der Tradition bedeutender Bassgitarristen” - Jörg Konrad (Süddeutsche Zeitung)

”From the very opening notes of Colombia native Juan García-Herreros’s sophomore effort—an improvised solo piece entitled “A Step Towards Vision”— you can tell you’re in for something special

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Primary Instrument

Bass, electric

Willing to teach

Advanced only


Berklee College of Music
University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna
University of Music and Performing Arts Graz
Musikschule Klosterneuburg
Akbank Sanat, Istanbul
University of Music, Rijeka
University of Music and Arts, Minas Gerais - Brasil
EJMA, Lausanne

Clinic/Workshop Information

An on hands and tactical approach to improvising and commanding your instrument.



Album Normas by Snow Owl


Inner Circle Music



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