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Rick Auvil
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Blairsville, Pennsylvania USA

Rick Auvil

Male, from Blairsville, Pennsylvania USA

Rick Auvil was last seen:
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  • About

    Blairsville, Pennsylvania USA
    Current Setup:
    Bass Gear: Shen SB180 (Helicore Orchestras, purchased from Nick Lloyd), 2007 Christopher DB504 Busetto 5-String (Bel Cantos and a Helicore low B or Spirocore high C), Revolution Solo Pickups, UB Workshop French bow, Ophelia carbon fiber French bow, Alvarez AE 5-string bass (Fusion AO75), ESP active 6-string electric bass, Jay Turser Stingray V, SWR LA15 bass amplifier, Gallien-Kruger MB112 amplifier.

    Guitar Gear: 1991 Washburn HB35N Guitar, Salvador Ibanez AE cutaway classical guitar, Washburn Cumberland Series AE Java Ebony, Dean Backwoods Six Acoustic/Electric Banjo, Squier by Fender Pro Tone Stratocaster (1997), Gibson Les Paul Custom VOS with maple fingerboard.
    Favorite Genres:
    I'll listen to anything once, twice if I like it, it goes on my i-pod after three hearings!
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    I play freelance for shows and combos and section bass in an orchestra.
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Christopher Busetto Hybrid Model 304
    Gibson 1979 The Paul
    Takamine Jumbo A/E
    Roland Microcube RX bass amplifier (sorry I sold this one!)
    Influences and Teachers:
    The Pittsburgh Symphony Bass Section, Rufus, The Judge, Edgar, Neils HOP, and Francois
    Available for Instruction?:
    • Bass Guitar Instruction
    • Double Bass Instruction
    Teaching Credentials:
    B.S. Music Education, M.A. Music Theory and Composition, Four decades of teaching experience (privately and public school).


    A.F. of M. Local #41
    Shen Owner's Club #21