Christy Smith is a professional international musician, bassist, band leader, arranger, composer and teacher. He is a graduate of the California State University, Fullerton, in music performance. He has had several years of orchestral and big band experience, having been under the baton of Aaron Copland, Keith Clark, Carmen Dragon, Pat Williams and Mercer Ellington.
Christy has also worked and performed with artists such as Stevie Wonder, Sarah Vaughn, Fela Kuti, Billy Higgins, Ernie Watts, Don Cherry, Ed Blackwell, Harold Land and many others. He has been based in Singapore since 1993, performing with artists such as Jeremy Monteiro, Michael Veerapen, Lewis Pragasam, Sheila Majid and many more. Other than performing around the region, he teaches Upright Bass and Bass Guitar at the United World College South East Asia and La Salle College Of the Arts.
Les Montreux Jazz Café s'agrandissent!
Le Montreux Jazz Café @ Singapour a ouvert ses portes le jeudi 15 septembre et rencontre d'ores et déjà un fort succès!
Le bâtiment "ArtLab" de l'EPFL, à Lausanne, sera le prochain lieu qui accueillira un nouveau Montreux Jazz Café très prochainement.