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BillFletcher_cambs
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Trumpet, Saxophone, Piano, Flute, Electronic Music, Clarinet.

ABOUT

Acoustic double bass or fretless electric bass for jazz, funk, latin, folk and world music. Happy to gig, dep or play for studio sessions. Let me know if you've got an interesting project you'd like to chat about or even play through.

I've previously also played funk, jazz rock fusion, celtic folk, swedish polskas, tango, brazillian bossa and samba.

Screen name:
BillFletcher_cambs
Member since:
Oct 21 2012
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

Jazz (all genres from trad to bop to latin to abstract). Jazz players that have influenced me - Ray Brown, Oscar Pettiford, Dexter Gordon, Roland Kirk, John Schofield
Acoustic/Folk/Roots: Danny Thompson, Planxty, Ale Moller, Lunasa, Alan Stivel
World: Rabih Abou-Khalil, Orchestre National de Barbés

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Upright bass:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Advanced
Other Percussion:
Moderate
Other:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Double bass with piezo and condenser mic
Fretless Fender Jazz bass
Effects/processors (if needed): chorus, delay, reverb, envelope filter, POG, Echoplex EDP etc etc
Combo amp
Small PA

MUSIC