SEEKING

Band to Join, Acoustic Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Flute, Trombone, Accordion.

ABOUT

Mature bass player looking for collaborators for a project to explore a new take on standards,Brazilian music,free jazz,improvisation and suchlike,I live in halifax yorks love the trio format but am open to other formats and combos,would be great to gig on a regular basis but very happy to jam,experiment or dep.I enjoy recording and although I don’t sight read I use chord charts and have a good amount of experience.

Screen name:
dean297210
Member since:
Jan 24 2015
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
35
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

Bebop,gospel,the great American songbook,cool jazz,modal jazz,contemporary improvised music,swing,samba,bossa nova,nice melodies,the ECM label,classic pop ditties,free jazz,the classical tradition,world music birdsong,trains,ambulances passing by,doors shutting,toilets flushing,ringtones and Jane Garvey.

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Other Percussion:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Electric 4 and 5 String basses,occasionally fretless.
Egg
Kazu
Paper and comb.

MUSIC