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Uros Spasojevic

Uroš Spasojević, bassist and composer, was born in 1985 in the city of Valjevo, Republic of Serbia. Until now, he has released five albums of his original compositions: “Portrait in Bass” (2014), “Story on Bass” (2015) that received high praises in the United States of America, most prominently, in the reviews of a music journalist and a writer Walter Kolosky and the music critics of a leading world fusion music brand and record label “Abstractlogix” who graded this album 4.5 out of 5 stars. Album “Third View” (2016) featured special guests Scott Kinsey, who was mixing and mastering engineer, saxophonist Bob Reynolds and guitarist Nir Felder. In 2016, this album was included in the top 5 most interesting Serbian jazz records, as selected by the editor of broadcasting station Radio Novi Sad, and in the top 15 albums recommended by the owner of the American record label Moonjune Records. His fourth album, Expressions (2017) is a solo bass project. Uroš’s fifth album “V”, recorded in cooperation with a pianist Bojan Marjanović, was published in December 2018 by the Norwegian record label “Amp Music & Records”. Uroš is committed to the idea that the bass guitar can be a leading melodic and solo instrument capable of viable polyphony and improvisational logic that includes very frequent experiments using effects. His basic idea is to create unconventional approach to bass playing that provides a different light on the instrument’s interesting and diverse sounds

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  • V by Mark Sullivan
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”Uros is proving himself to be a skilled improviser and writer. It is clear that his music is reflective, searching, and honest.

“ ...Regardless of the story being told throughout Story on Bass, Spasojevic is able to sing melodies through his instrument like very few bass players can. Whether he is on his own, or using drums and piano to cover rhythm and harmony, Spasojevic’s sense of melody is stunning.”

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“... it is Spasojevic’s solo forays that give evidence to something quite different. His melodies are deep and moving and he obtains unique sounds through the use of many special effects mustered from his strings

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Discography

V

V

Amp Music & Records
2018

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Expressions

Expressions

Uros Spasojevic Music
2017

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Third View

Third View

Uros Spasojevic Music
2016

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Story on bass

Story on bass

Uros Spasojevic Music
2015

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Portrait in bass

Portrait in bass

Uros Spasojevic Music
2014

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