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Stefan Bartus

Artistic Major(s): Bass

Education

  • Studied upright bass at the J. L. Bella Conservatory in Banska Bystrica and the Academy of Performing Arts Bratislava

Work Experience 

  • Comes from a family of musicians, studied at the J. L. Bella Conservatory in Banska Bystrica and the Academy of Performing Arts Bratislava and is internationally recognised as one of the most successful upright bass players in the area of modern Jazz
  • Since 2000 has cooperated with numerous famous artists including: Benny Golson, Rick Margitza, Antonio Farao, Peter Erskine, Danny Grisset, Janusz Muniak, Andy Middleton, Jeff Gardner, Matus Jakabcic, Juraj Bartos, Harry Sokal, Fritz Pauer, Kornel Fekete Kovac, Gabor Winand, Karen Adwords, Piotr Baron, Howard Curtis and many more

CD Publications (Abstract)

  • Collectivity: Music Fund (2012)
  • Milo Suchomel Quartet: Live in Concert BMG (2003)
  • The Best of 25 Years Jazz Hoeilaart International Contest - Belgium (1979 - 2003)
  • Ľuboš Šrámek with His East Artsemble and Guests: Abstructures Music Centre Slovakia (2008) 
  • All Time Jazz & Lucia Lužinská: (Un)Covered , Pavian Records (2008)
  • Pavol Bodnár & InterJAZZional Band: Ecce Jazz Hevhetia (2007) CD

Teaching & Research

  • JAM MUSIC LAB - Conservatory for Jazz and Popular Music Vienna: since 2014
  • Taught electric and upright Jazz bass at Conservatory Bratislava, Benadicka: 2008 - 2010

 

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