Top Upright Bass Players for Hire

These professional double bass players are ready to lay down tracks in any style or tone

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I'm a bassplayer and composer with a long experience .I play both electric and acoustic bass I played a lot all around the world .Happy to work with nice musicians

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A creative and tasteful bass player with an ear for what the song needs.

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The New World Symphony, America’s Orchestral Academy, prepares graduates of distinguished music programs for leadership roles in professional orchestras and ensembles. A laboratory for the way music is taught, presented and experienced, the New World Symphony consists of 87 young musicians who are granted fellowships lasting up to three years.

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UK Bass Player currently working with artists including Roots Manuva and CBeebies “Mr Bloom”

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Lifelong musician Bryan Daste is maybe best known as a pedal steel guitarist, but also specializes in clawhammer banjo, upright bass, and backing vocals. Also a talented recording engineer and producer, Daste is as skilled as he is versatile. "Bryan Daste seems to be able to play just about anything he wants to" - Joe McSpadden, nodepression.com

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Ben Rubin (aka Benny Cha Cha) is a Grammy-nominated producer, (re-)mixer, bassist and composer. From performing at the Newport Jazz Festival with Dred Scott Trio to producing remixes for Killah Priest and Karsh Kale, Brooklyn-based Rubin is a musical shapeshifter. House of Cha Cha is his mixing/overdub/production room.

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Indonesian bass player with 20+ years experience. Owner of rare & exclusive fretted, fretless and upright basses with unique sound. Participated in Umbria Jazz Festival, Vienna Jazz Festival, Java Jazz Festival etc. Performed with famous Asian pop singers including the opening act for Jamiroquai. Worked on numerous albums recordings.

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Need bass? Look no further! Electric, fretless or upright. Bassist for The Four Brasil 2020, The Voice Brasil 2012, Frejat, Simone, Ivan Lins, Milton Nascimento, Marcos Valle, Ana Carolina, Maria Gadú, Paulinho Moska, Lobão, and many others. 30 years of studio and stage experience - and I'll put it to good use while recording bass tracks for you.

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For more than two decade's Joseph has been touring, recording, arranging, producing his own albums as well as working with many diverse artist's. Some of the artist's Joseph has worked with include Earl Klugh, Stewart Copeland (The Police), Bob James, Lisa Kelly/Chloe Agnew (Celtic Woman), Bo Bice (American Idol) and many others.

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I approach the electric bass from two polar opposites - one of finding the perfect part for a given song, and the other destroying the bass role completely and trying different approaches with pedals, effects, sonic textures, and melody.

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I'm a London based bass player and songwriter. I have touring and recording credits with Bryan Ferry, Dido, George Ezra, M. Ward, Mika, Shane Filan, Ronan Keating, Amy Macdonald, Judie Tzuke, Shaun Escoffrey and more.

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UK-based session musician with studio credits including Mahalia, Elli Ingram, Jordan Max, Aquilo. Live credits include Tom Walker, Gabrielle Aplin, Ward Thomas, Alex Clare. I also compose and perform as part of Goodfoot, a funk & soul project.

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I am a session bass player based in Italy, available for live studio bass tracks. I have recorded on many records with top selling artists such as Tiziano Ferro, Eros Ramazzotti, Francesco Renga, Adriano Celentano, Gianni Morandi, Giusy Ferreri and many others.

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Seasoned electric bassist with extremely broad experience in different genres of music with a pull towards metal music and rougher bass tones. Decent DSLR camera in possession for potential video recordings! Also a composer, audio engineer, arranger and a multi-instrumentalist (also singer) with no limits to make Your vision to become reality!

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I'll put everything into creating a groovy, custom bassline for your track. I've been recording online for over 10 years and consider it the highest honor to be asked to play bass on someone's music. It's really important and I always give my all to each and every track.

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I'm hip to what the kids are listening to these days, so let me hook you up with a bass groove that will take your song or beat to the next level. Equally at home in the studio and on the stage, I've opened for artists such as 21 Savage, Big K.R.I.T and Kota the Friend.

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I'm a Bass Player performer I can also record Cello And doubblebass both with bow and pizzicato. I compose and arrange music. I wrote also for Strings.

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Searching for deep-pocket grooves? Craving sweet upright lines? Need a perfect master to bring your track to the next level? I'm your dude, dude. I even sing too.

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Bass player with a "song-first" mentality.

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German-born studio and session bass guitarist, known for being a versatile electric and upright bass player, a pioneer in online music recording, and his work with Uli Jon Roth (The Scorpions) and German metal legends ACCEPT.

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I'm a bass player, arranger and composer currently living in London. During my career I have; played support slots for The Hoosiers, The Doobie Brothers, recorded at Metropolis Studios, performed with musicians such as Nick Mason (Pink Floyd), Marc Russo (Tower of Power), Marin Alsop, Chuck Sabo (Elton John), Lara Johnston and Ana Free.

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I'm a professional bassist working out of New York, NY with over 15+ years of experience as a session player. My specialty is working in a diverse range of genres with the goal of creating the perfect bassline to contribute to the song and help realize an artist's vision.

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Bringing you root notes from the alps, solid and tasty, Dominik is a trilingual professional session musician from offering a wide variety of electric-, synth- and upright bass playing, which made it possible for him to travel around internationally several times doing tours, theatre shows and recording sessions.

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Hi everybody. I'm a versatile professional based in Hamburg, Germany. In the last 10 years I mostly played bass on sessions and live in the most diverse genres. I have a degree in jazz upright but mostly play electric these days. Recently I've started producing and mixing my own projects. Doing that I have a big network of incredible musicians.

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Electric bass player, Double bass player, composer. I work from home in my professional studio. I am a fluent sight reader. Groove, solo, chords and whatever else you may require. If you have multiple tracks I have bundle packages available. To me it's all about making the music feel good and so the artist/producer is highly satisfied.

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Hi, I'm a bass player from Argentina with many years of recording and touring experience.

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Bass ace hired-gun living in the NYC area. Played 130+ shows in 2019 and recorded on dozens of projects. My ear is geared towards pop music of every era, style, and magnitude whether it be glitzy Top 40, Motown-esque retro-soul, or whispery bedroom synth pop. I love to bring that secret sauce in the low end that will make your project POP!

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Multi-intrumentalist sound designer and producer. Arranges, composes and plays acoustic and electric fretless bass, blues harmonica, percussion, fife, sings and performs at musical, theatrical and circus shows. Familiar with Ableton Live, Pro Tools and LMMS.

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Fresh, iconic and bespoke tracks from a talented young musician.

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As a former producer I produced over 90 tracks. Some of which you can find under the name of EDM - Mekka, EDM - Into the Album, EDM - Quetzalcoatl -> on YouTube or Gregor Vegelj - Mekka -> on SoundCloud. With time I fell in love with the mixing and mastering aspect of the Music Production. Ableton -> 10 years experience and Logic Pro x -> 1 year.

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I recorded more than 30 studio and live albums. I've been touring with several artists. I played in the band of JULIETA VENEGAS (2004 / 2013) touring with her around all Europe, USA and all Americas Continent. Between 1993 and 1997 in Argentina, I did bass guitar clinics for WARWICK and FENDER. Since 2006 I'm CEO on CASA POP!!! recording studios.

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Indie Producer and Session Musician - Indie Pop, Indie Rock, Lo-Fi & Ambient...

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If you want professional sounding Electric or Upright bass tracks that will groove hard whilst supporting the vocal/melody then I'm your man.

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I love creating and recording bass lines and If you're looking for a groovy and prepared bass player, well, you are in the right place!

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BASS & DOUBLE BASS / ARRANGER , PRODUCER , M.D MANHATTEN SCHOOL OF MUSIC GRADUATE RECORDING & PERFORMING PROFESIONAL & EXPERIENCED MUSICIAN MUSIC STYLES : POP,ROCK,JAZZ,ETHNIC,CLASSICAL,LATIN .......

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Hi, my name is Ze Nigro i'm a 43 years old with 25 years playing and producing albuns (24 albuns done) and Soundtracks My Studio, Navegantes is located in São Paulo Brasil. I used to work with vintage instruments and gear to better sounds and expression i'd like to answer your question You can find my work at facebook: Ze Nigro

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Professional singer, songwriter, musician, performer and all round good egg

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Young freelance percussion-&bass player from Sweden.

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Felipe Fantoni, baixista, produtor e diretor musical. É sócio da NaTrilha Produções em Belo Horizonte.

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Nashville based session bass player on many charting songs, major motion pictures, tv shows, commercials and video games.

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I am a Bass Player and Composer and have been playing Electric Bass for 25 years. I like to keep it tight and play what fits the song - but I can get flashy too if called for, but I like to keep it groovy. I also make music for games and for videos and anything really. https://soundcloud.com/possibly/meteorological-conditions

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Doing the bass and mixing its my top credit.

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Need amazing bass on your project? Look new further! I have over a decade of professional experience recording, touring, and producing, and have spent many hours honing my craft. My goal is to play on YOUR record! I have spent the past few years touring and recording with R&B legend Freddie Jackson and have experience in numerous genres.

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Weathered live & studio session bass player, active and available to record and tour.

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All of your artistic needs can be done with speed. I specialize in creative development, artistic exploration and professional expression of the mind and soul

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Hi I'm Hakan and ı love the bass guitars and nowaday earning money my rehearsal rooms job, also write music at home... :)

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I'm a young professional bassist, Currently study music in specific Jazz. However, I play everything from the hardest swinging Count Basie charts to the funkiest stuff imaginable. I can play and do play, 4 string basses fretted and fret-less, along with a six string fret-less bass, and double bass. I'm looking to try out something new and creative.

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I'm a passionate sound engineer and musician, always looking for new projects and opportunities.

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I am a Russian violinist, Berklee Alumni and the winner of numerous international competitions who performs/arranges/composes music in many different styles. My experience includes performing and recording strings for songs, fashion shows, adverts, games and films. Working as an online musician for 4 years and have done more than 400 sessions.

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As a member Norah Jones band for the last 8 years I can bring a lot of experience to your project. I can help you with guitar and bass tracks as well as arranging and songwriting. Let's go!

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Full time Berlin Based Bassist. Specializes in late back groovy lines.

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I specialize in music that needs to make people move in clubs and pushes boundaries of genre. If you do both, lets talk!

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Gianluca Bonfanti Mele is a Brazilian Born, living in Argentina, Bass and Double Bass Player, which has been active in live and studio gigs for more than 15 years now. Found his way through music by discovering and investigating multiple Genres and Styles, as well as instruments (piano, guitar and others). For 8 years now, works at his home studio!

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Hi, I'm a world-touring session musician with my own studio in Stroud. I play mostly double bass, bass guitar and guitar, but also am a drummer, pianist, singer and cellist. I've played tours & festivals around the world with leading Jazz and Folk artists like Seth Lakeman and worked with top producers in some of the finest studios across Europe.

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Hi, I'm Jens, Bass player, MD, producer from the Netherlands. As a versatile, professional bass player I love to collaborate with talented/creative people to make great art. I'm working with various producers and musicians in different genres, to create bass parts with the right sound, feel and energy, serving the writer's vision and song.

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I've worked on projects with Miller Campbell, Chris Lord, RJ KNapp and Honey Robin and others. Engineered for Bob Rivers and his Twisted Tunes as well as the recording engineer on the 2nd Twisted Christmas album. I'm classically trained and bring solid musical knowledge to every session I work.

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Hi!I'm Diogo, professional bass player and producer! I've got a chance to work with incredible artist such as : Gloria Estefan, Concha Buika, Julio Iglesias Jr, Nouvelle Vague, as well Brazilian icons such as Daniella Mercury, Alcione, Vanessa Da Mata, Elba Ramalho, Fernanda Abreu, Chico Pinheiro, Joyce and many others.

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Composed for Nobel Prize Winners, collaborated and performed with Grammy Musicians/Producers, travelled the world in search of exquisite sounds and music but there is nothing more exciting than helping you become the next legend! Let's tell your story and make your mark in this world!

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I'm a music producer with a diverse catalog . I can can produce many styles including Urban,pop,rock,and Jazz to name a few. I'm also an accomplished session and live Bass player . I'm looking forward to producing the product you've been waiting for !

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My music can be heard in television shows like Alaskan Bush People, Locked Up Abroad, Savage Kingdom, Homestead Rescue, Judge Judy and feature films including 10 Minutes Gone and Grand Isle. A few artists I've collaborated with include Gloriana, The Mowgli's, Elisa Sun and Josh Atchley. Some of my ad clients include Starbucks, Purina and TikTok.

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My passion and primary area of work is acoustic, world and roots music as a musician and engineer. I have engineered or produced almost 100 full-length albums and played on more than 50 across the singer-songwriter, Americana, roots and world music genres. Whether you're recoding here, mixing or mastering with us, we'll make it sound real.

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Mandolin goes with everything! If you want to add a unique character to your work, maybe a bit of that Americana flavor for your song, or stylized Italian tremolo, maybe a grooving rhythm part or a blazing picked solo, send me the track, and I'll make it happen!

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Clear, focused, and energetic, are just a few words used by listeners to describe mixes and mastering projects emerging from Frankie P. Studios. With our company, it's not about how we want a project to sound, it's about how the artist wants it to sound. At Frankie P. Studios, we're about more than just audio engineering - we're dedicated to the ar

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On Grammy Album of the Year Nominee Sturgill Simpson Number ones with Carrie Underwood, Ray Lamontagne, & The Arcs (Dan Auerbach). Chrissie Hynde/Pretenders, Brandy Clark, & Dan Auerbach (solo). Past references include Johnny Cash (American Recordings), Dwight Yoakam, Malcolm Holcomb, Dave Olney, Gretchen Peters, Mike Farris, & Tom Russell.

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