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Jonny Gee

Double Bass

BMus(Hons)
A versatile bassist with an interest in small ensembles:
baroque / opera / jazz / world / chamber music
& film/TV session work
           
website            www.JonnyGee.co.uk
+ Rehearsal studio in Archway (max.18 players)

Professional experience includes:

Classical:

English Touring Opera (Turn of the Screw, Ariodante)
The Contemporary Music Group (Diego Masson)
Southern Sinfonia (since 2009)
Walker Dance dep (Royal Opera House)
Birmingham City Concert Orchestra
Pimlico Opera tours

Baroque:

The Sixteen
London Handel Orchestra
Brandenburg Baroque Soloists
Chameleon Baroque
Canzona
Brook Street Band

World Music:

Ravi Shankar (Sanmelan)
King Salsa (2007-present)
La Mariposa Tango (1998-present)
Antonio Forcione Quartet (associate deputy 2005-present)

Chamber Music:

ZUM (1999-2005)
The Chamber Music Company (since 1998)
Kosmos Ensemble Tour 2007

Carducci Quartet (quintet work)
IMS Prussia Cove

Jazz:

Jacqui Dankworth & Jim Mullen

Ruthie Culver
Blue Harlem & Latin Underground
Pete Long’s Goodmen Orchestra
The Piccadilly Dance Orchestra (chair)
Tornado Rosenberg & Lollo Meier
The Jazzberries


TV / film:
How Music Works (Howard Goodall, Channel 4); Henry VIII (Phil Sheppard, Channel 4); Green Fingers (feature film; live music coach); The Beggar Bride (BBC2);  The Broke

r’s Man (BBC2; MD & live music coach)
                       
Shows:
West Side Story (Pimlico O

pera); Rat Pack tour dep; Seven Brides for Seven Brothers dep; Fiddler on the Roof; lots of Sondheim etc.

Pop / other:                Heinken TV commercial 2011 (MD+arranger+casting for live band)
                                    Hayley Westenra (Far East Tour 2010)
                                   
Joanna Eden SuperGroup(since 2008)
                                    Kelly Dickson & MamaFeelGood (deputy 2008-present)
                                   
Sophie Solomon (Universal debut tour 2005-06)
                                    Nigel Burch & The Flea-Pit Orchestra (2002)
                                    A Bad Idea - with Queen drummer Roger Taylor (2009-10)

Education (1990-96):      


1994-96: Trinity College of Music
Baroque+modern studies with Chi-Chi Nwanoku 1994-95
Archer Jazz Scholarship 1995-96


1991-94: Royal Holloway University of London
(BMus, University of London+Choral Scholarship)

& Copenhagen University / Danish Royal Conservatory
(1 year ERASMUS scholarship to study with Mette Hanskov, 1992-93)

The information contained in this CV is provided by the client of MAS.
MAS takes no responsibility for its accuracy.

Instruments
Double Bass, Baroque Double Bass, Bass Guitar