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ABOUT

Expert 4/5/6 string fretless and fretted basses. Composition, read, write, improvise.

VINCENT MEDINA is an American jazz, rock, progressive, fusion bassist, multi-instrumentalist & composer who is best known as a fretless bass guitarist.

Vincent has created a style uniquely his own by absorbing all music of interest and by adopting the cultural aspect of his city/environment here in Los Angeles, embracing its multi-cultural offerings, including Flamenco guitar. Unconditional love for music in all its forms with the caveat that the music move you.

Studied jazz, classical, music theory, performance, composition, upright and electric bass at CSUN including jazz improvisation with Ladd McIntosh, and along with private study with former LA Philharmonic contrabass master, Arni Egilsson.

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Screen name:
vincent_artfulmind
Member since:
Mar 04 2017
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
35
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Jaco, Jeff Berlin, Percy Jones, Marcus Miller, Victor Wooten, Ryan Martinie, Weather Report, Zawinul, Bill Bruford, Allan Holdsworth, Pat Metheny, Steve Morse, Steve Howe, Chick Corea, Ne Obliviscaris, Opeth, King Crimson, Mahavishnu Orchestra, John McLaughlin, Larry Carlton, Lee Ritenour, Abraham Laboriel

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Upright bass:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Moderate
Keyboard:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Basses:
Custom-built, 6-string fretless Warmoth w/ Bartolini p/ups, Noll Pre-amp; Warwick fretless corvette electric/Alien acoustic basses 4/5; Warwick fretted 5 String Corvette $$, and Tobias 6-string fretted bass with Bartolini's.

Guitars:
ESP electric 7 string, Breedlove acoustic steel string, Ibanez acoustic classical guitars.

Keyboard:
Arturia Minibrute Mono Synth.

Amplification/Cabinets:
Trace Elliot GP7 SM 500w, Peavey Headliner 2x10 cabinet, TC Electronic BG 250 Toneprint 115, Acoustic 100w, SWR LA10.

MUSIC