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Austin, TX
Counselor, Freelance Bassist


Male, from Austin, TX

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  • About

    Austin, TX
    Counselor, Freelance Bassist
    Current Setup:
    Muckelroy 6 string (Aguilar p/u and Muckelroy 18V pre)
    Fender American Jazz 5
    Tune 92' Fretless 5 String
    Mike Browne 5 string
    Fender P-Bass 1987 w/ Nordstrand NP-4's
    E. Martin 3/4 Ply Bass (1969)
    GK MB500 - 4lbs! and 500W @ 4ohms
    GK 150MB(S) Head (broken and I can't get it fixed)
    Euphonic Audio iAmp800
    Phil Jones Bass C4
    Bag End 2x10 Deep Red with HF driver
    Bag End 2x10 Shallow Black carpet
    Favorite Genres:
    I like to play music... if it's that, and sound's good, has a good beat... I'm in!
    Gigs and Ensembles:
    Chris Beall, freelance jazz, rock, Americana, country, latin, whatever
    Previously Owned Gear:
    1994 Zon Sonus 5 string
    Peavey Foundation 4 string fretless
    Devon Dove 6 string prototype
    Hohner B-Bass V 5 string
    MTD Heir 5 string
    Devon Jazz 5 string with demeter pre
    G.A.S. List:
    Dingwall Combustion or Jazz 5 string
    Zon Sonus Fretless 5
    Sadowsky Metro 5
    Zeta Professional Electric Upright 4 (discon. mod.)
    Yamaha Silent Bass
    Late 1960's Fender P and early 1970's J bass
    Influences and Teachers:
    Studied with John Adams (former prof at UNT), Michael Blanco

    Influences: Ray Brown, James Jamerson, Kim Stone, Leland Sklar, Rocco Prestia, Gary Lunn, Nathan East, Carol Kaye
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Cycling, Aviation
    Teaching Credentials:
    Bachelor of Music (University of North Texas)