ABOUT

I have over a decade of performing and recording experience for both bass guitar and upright bass.
I teach and perform all styles including: jazz, classical, rock, pop, funk, blues, musicals, Latin jazz, and Latin pop.

Education:
Northwestern University - BM
DePaul University - MM

Screen name:
nickwestbass
Member since:
Feb 27 2018
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
15
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

James Jameson
Jaco Pastorius
John Paul Jones
Nate Watts
Marcus Miller
Donald “Duck” Dunn
Victor Wooten
Ray Brown
Christian McBride

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Upright bass:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Fender Jazz Bass (fretted)
Fender Jazz Bass (fretless)
1860’s German Upright
MarkBass Little Mark III
MarkBass 12” cab
Roland Bass cube
Effects pedals

MUSIC