Artists in the genre: Upright Bass

  1. Ben Wells

    Ben Wells


    Ben Wells was born and raised in Asheville, NC where his interest in music developed while studying piano at an early age. He was first introduced to Jazz while attending the Fine Arts Center of Greenville under nationally recognized instructor Steve Watson. Ben studied Jazz Bass with Frank Duvall at The College of Charleston earning […]

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  2. William Moore

    William Moore


    William is a graduate of the College of Charleston where he studied and majored in Jazz performance. William currently lives in Charleston and works with a variety of musicians across the Carolinas as a session player, songwriter, and arranger.

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  3. Roman Pekar

    Roman Pekar


    Roman Pekar, Bassist, was born in Ukraine and began his music studies at the age of 5 learning violin. Roman later went on to study the bass which would become his primary instrument. He graduated from the Leontovich Music College in Vinnitsa, Ukraine and the Saint Petersburg State Conservatoire in Saint Petersburg, Russia where he […]

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  4. Jake Holwegner

    Jake Holwegner


    Jacob Holwegner began his journey as a musician at age 12. After leaving North Dakota for South Carolina, Jake attended the College of Charleston jazz program, studying from and performing with world class musicians. He later traveled to Cuba to immerse himself in Cuban music. Jake’s musical flexibility and curiosity allows him to play diverse […]

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Working with you guys was such a pleasure and the band added the fun upbeat atmosphere to our reception beyond what we could ever have imagined.  Amazing!!   We can’t thank you enough!