JENNIFER VINCENT

 

 

 

"Jennifer Vincent shows that she can stand with anyone when it comes to getting a bass to sing.” - All About Jazz

 

 

Bassist and cellist, Jennifer Vincent has been an active force on the jazz and Latin scenes in NYC for the past two decades. She plays, tours, and records with the likes of the Duke Ellington Orchestra, Betty carter, Abbey Lincoln, KD Lang, Fantasia, Vanessa Williams, and Patti Labelle.

 

 

She had the good fortune to study at the New School with jazz and Latin jazz legends Ron Carter, Vuster Williams, and Andy Gonzales. In 2001, she traveled to Cuba to study with Orlando "Cachaito" Lopez, bassist of the beloved Buena Vista Social Club.

    

She can be heard on commercials for Olive Garden, Lipitor, American Express, and Marriott Hotels, and her bass lines are featured on NBC's 75th Anniversary "Cosby Show Retrospective", as well as episodes of Dora the Explorer and Dirty Sexy Money.

From 2003 to 2011, she held the bass chair for the Duke Elligton Orchestra, touring the world over while carrying on the tradition of the longest-running and most legendary band in American history.

 

Jennifer is the bassist of Wynton Marsalis' Jazz At Lincoln center All-Stars that was featured in the hit musical revue "After Midnight" on Broadway.