Artist link: http://www.gavinbarras.co.uk
Gavin Barras studied classical and jazz bass at The University of Manchester, UK.
He has performed at many jazz festivals around the UK including the London, Brecon, Glasgow, Manchester and Birmingham festivals. Gavin has also performed at venues such as Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club, The Pizza Express, The Vortex, Royal Festival Hall and The Bridgewater Hall. In 2010 Gavin travelled to Taiwan to perform at the Taipei International Jazz Festival.
Gavin has played with many great UK based jazz musicians such as Tim Garland, Peter King, Mike Walker, Neil Yates and Dave O'Higgins.
He attended a course in Rotterdam in 2008 to study with Hein van de Geyn. He hooked up with Iman Spaargaren that week and formed the European Union Quartet.