J. Warren Long, Double Bass
Veteran Bassist J. Warren Long was born into a musical family. First Studies began on trumpet at age 10. While studying classical guitar in college he was intrigued by the sound of the Double Bass. Inspired by legendary Bassist Gary Karr Warren has been fortunate to choose a career he enjoys.
A graduate of Western Washington St. College, Warren has studied with many gifted teachers including Orin O’Brien, Kenneth Friedman, Eugene Levinson and Ronald Simon.
While not preparing for his next VSO concert, Warren is on the VSO Faculty of Music where he teaches double bass. He likes spending his free time taking personal training with Robbie Trainer Hannon.
The joy of music and being surrounded by talented musicians has made living in Vancouver a Wonderful Experience. Warren loves animals and lives in Kit’s with Princess Pretty Kitty.