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Male, 47, from Bologna, Italy, Europe
Irony and self-irony will save the world. Nov 1, 2015
- deste was last seen:
- Feb 4, 2016
- Oct 20, 1968 (Age: 47)
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- Bologna, Italy, Europe
- musician (bass player, composer, teacher)
- Current Setup:
Anonymous bohemian bass (late XIX century);
Mic'ing: Etek condenser mic, GullanskyLab Allegro (custom model) piezo pu, Eden WTDI preamp/DI;
plus (depending on the gig): GullanskyLab Notturno piezo pu, GullanskyLab AES piezo pu, Underwood piezo pu (an old one);
Electric upright, anonymous and very cheap (made in China, I think);
My three main players: '91 Fender J MIM (modded); '87 Fender J MIJ fretless; '87 Ibanez 2940 fretless;
Then: Squier J cv60 (heavily modded); '85 Ibanez rb850; Danelectro Longhorn (1999 reissue); Squier J MIK; Squier P cv60; Ibanez srx355 (5-strings); Fender J MIM fretless;
Amps: Gallien-Krueger MB500 + GK Neo 112; Gallien-Krueger MB150;
Fx's: T-Rex, TC, Boss, Mooer, boutique, ...
- Favorite Genres:
- jazz, classical, baroque, soul, tango, adult-pop, etc
- Gigs and Ensembles:
jazz, tango, funk, folklore, early baroque, MPB; sometimes pop;
BANDS: Mariano Di Nunzio Trio Barracina, Tango Creación, Trio Anema, Libero ArbiTrio, Sandro Marra Quartet, Southside 3, Treenuje, Salon de Musiques, and more...
- Previously Owned Gear:
- Peavey and Polytone amps, Rickenbacker 4003, Hohner (Steinberger-like), '80's MIA J...
- G.A.S. List:
- Too much stuff! Or maybe none, there's always something new hidden in your old gear...
- Influences and Teachers:
Influences: Gary Peacock, Scott LaFaro, Ray Brown, Steve Swallow (both ub and bg), Charlie Haden, James Jamerson, George Porter jr, Jaco Pastorius, Jerry Jemmott, Kicho Diaz, and a lot more of them...
Teachers: Bruno Tommaso (jazz and classical double bass, composing and arranging), Furio Di Castri (jazz double bass);
- Hobbies and Interests:
- cinema, history, cooking
- Endorsing Artist: GullanskyLab pickups
- Available for Instruction?:
- Bass Guitar Instruction
- Double Bass Instruction
- Teaching Credentials:
- Degree in Double Bass (Conservatory "G. Rossini", Pesaro) BA in Jazz (Conservatory "G.B. Martini", Bologna) MA in Jazz (Conservatory "A Buzzolla", Adria) MA in Musicology (University of Bologna);
SignatureIrony and self-irony will save the world.
Ibanez Club member #587 - Classic Vibe Club member #26 - Short Scale Bass Club member #213 - Danelectro Club member #8
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