Sebastián de Urquiza

Vocalist, bass & upright bass

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I recorded as a sideman over 50 albums, 5 original albums. I performed with some of the best jazz musicians, and I won many important scholarships, such us Focusyear, Global Jazz Institute of Berklee. Open to a huge range of styles, I can offer a deep interpretation of any music you want, with vocals and with the bass.

Hi, I'm Sebastian de Urquiza, bass&upright bass player and singer.
. Vocals for your songs
.Mic AudioTechnica AT 2035
. I offer electric bass and double bass tracks.
. I've been working in various genres, with several renowned artists around the world. I´m specialized in jazz, blues and improvisation, but I also work a lot Classical music- rock-Songs- R&B- Pop-LoFi- Electronic- Funk-Singer songwriting music-World music- etc.
. I also can do an arrangement if you need it!
. Bass: Hophner
. Mics for double bass: contact mic and DPA. Pizzicato and bow technique.
. Programs: Logic Pro X

You can get in touch with me here and tell me a little bit about your project, send me a rough mix of your song(s) what you're going for and then we get going. If you have a chord chart, great, if not, that's ok too. If you have exact notation, that'll work also.

Would love to hear from you. Click the contact button above to get in touch.

Interview with Sebastián de Urquiza

  1. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  2. A: I've been working in music since I was 18, playing in groups and recording a lot. I'm definitely a lucky guy.

  3. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  4. A: I would really like to work with Lionel Loueke. For me is a reference, the way he plays and connects with music is something really unique.

  5. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  6. A: Try always to be in the moment. That's where you're going to find what music needs in every moment.

  7. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  8. A: I mostly work playing jazz, but I'm really in to recording bass lines for many kinds of music.

  9. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  10. A: The capacity of understanding what any music need.

  11. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  12. A: I'll bring musicality, original ideas and a real good vibe for any song you want.

  13. Q: What's your typical work process?

  14. A: At first I listen carefully to the proposal and the music, and over that I think what should I bring to the music in order to make it interesting and deep. I like to work peacefully, so I take the necessary time to do the best job I can.

  15. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  16. A: I have a AT 2035 for vocals, a Hohpner bass, and for double bass I use a DPA and a Realist. I can also use a preamp Fenix, that is really accurate for recording.

  17. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  18. A: I'm mostly inspired by jazz because is the music I've been hearing since I was a kid, but I really in to rock, pop, indie, funk, among others. I truly believe that every music has something deep and interesting to say, and that's my philosophy.

  19. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  20. A: The most common productions I do are creative bass lines for different kind of styles, with electric or acoustic bass. I also sing songs. And something that I also do a lot is transcriptions for different people that needs proper sheets for their music.

Blackbird-The Beatles

I was the upright bass player in this production

Terms Of Service

Tipically I allow 2 revisions, in a very short period of time (normally one day). If you need more than 2 revisions it has an additional cost of 20Usd. I assure you a fluent communication!

GenresSounds Like
  • Kurt Rosenwinkel
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Luis Alberto Spinetta
Gear Highlights
  • AudioTechnica AT 2035
  • Bass Hophner
  • Realist
  • DPA for double bass. Logic Pro X.
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