Gavin Barras is currently one of the most in demand bass players in the North West, regularly touring internationally with his own groups.
Born in Kendal, Cumbria Gavin Barras studied music at the University of Manchester, receiving private tuition from Roberto Carillo-Garcia and Corin Long. Whist studying classical music Gavin continued developing his love for jazz and received lessons from Steve Berry in jazz bass. Gavin is a busy working musician, actively involved in several recording and touring projects both in the UK and abroad.Read More
Recent Blog Posts
23 March 2013 |
Been loving playing a short tour of Belgium with Matthew Halsall. Last night in Leuven and tonight in Bruges. Last...
14 February 2013 |
I’m really enjoying playing with Ducie a new band from Manchester. We are doing a tour over the next couple...
25 January 2013 |
Had a great time playing at Ronnie Scott’s last night with Matthew Halsall and band. The show was a sell out...