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from Qualicum Beach, B.C., Canada

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    Qualicum Beach, B.C., Canada
    Current Setup:
    1964 Pöllmann (Gamba) with Fishman Full Circle pickup and Pirastro Obligato strings; No-Name "solo" bass with Pirastro Obligato strings; Acoustic Image Coda III (love it!); Chadwick Folding Bass for travelling, with Thomastic Spirocores; Ibanez "Musician" 4-string electric bass
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Cory Weeds Quintet, Featuring Steve Davis, Time Bandits Jazz Quintet, Phil Dwyer Orchestra,Hugh Fraser Quintet, VEJI (Vancouver Ensemble of Jazz Improvisation)
    Previously Owned Gear:
    No-name German flatback; blond Kay plywood bass; Schrotter 3/4; 1893 Riviere & Hawkes Double bass with Barbera pickup; Yamaha SLB 200 with added Full Circle pickup; other pickups I have tried: Barcus-Berry ; Polytone; Underwood; Fishman BP-100; Realist.
    strings: Thomastic Spirocore (both regular and weich); Pirastro "Jazzers"; Pirastro Olives; Pirastro Eudoxa; Kaplan "Golden Spiral"; D'Addario: Pizz, Hybrid & Orchestra; Pirastro Obligato, Pirastro Evah Pirazzi
    G.A.S. List:
    what does G.A.S. mean?
    Influences and Teachers:
    Jimmy Blanton; Oscar Pettiford; Ray Brown; Paul Chambers; Scott LaFaro; Sam Jones; Charles Mingus; Dave Holland; Don Thompson; Marc Johnson; Wyatt Ruther; Andrew Simpkins; etc........(I have to stop somewhere...)
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