Edoardo Marcarini

Professional bass player with 10 years of experience on the instrument and a BMus in Popular Music Performance. He has just started an MMus in ethnomusicology at SOAS, getting to know music and cultures from all over the world to expand both his knowledge and musical skills.

He is currently performing regularly with 2 projects. Gemini Trio: a contemporary Jazz trio with mainly original compositions and an arrangement based approach to songwriting even within a typically improvisational context. He plays electric bass but often swaps roles with the guitar, taking solos, melody lines or harmonized lines with effects.
The Saloon League: a retro/swing/ragtime band on the style of Postmodern Jukebox, available for functions and high end restaurants/hotels. He plays double bass and explores harmony by being the motor of the band. He also sporadically plays with the famous Italian Indie band Pinguini Tattici Nucleari as a dep fo their bass player, performing in some of the best stages in Italy.

He has been teaching for a while now, passing down his knowledge to young students and adults alike. The lessons are customized to meet the needs and interests of every student, focusing on the basics you need to grow as a musician but never forgetting the fun side of playing. He provides teaching resources and material for your learning needs, and has a purpose built home studio where parents are invited to audit.

Edoardo’s passion for music and years of hard work brought him many achievements:

– 1st Class Music Performance degree (Bmus)
– Level 6 LLCM bass performance certificate
– Partial scholarship for the Berklee College of Music
– Regular gigs in the Uk and overseas, especially in Italy
– Performances in some of Europe’s most celebrated venues: O2 Academy in Islington, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Bush Hall, Under the Bridge Chelsea, The Ned, Park Plaza Hotels, White City House, Carroponte.

Here is a bit of him:
– Pinguini Tattici Nucleari – La Strategia Della Tenzone, 2015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1dhBlYnjKgE
– Gemini Trio – https://open.spotify.com/album/4i3bhFQobIRN4vSJ0ahhlB?si=KDoUvSoaR4OkE9qQefZbxA

If you would like lessons with Edoardo, please get in touch on 07479950789 or email eddi.marcarini@gmail.com

“Friendly, easy going tutor that I would definitely recommend. Have played bass for years but never really learnt it properly. After just a couple of lessons with Edo I’ve improved a lot. He knows his stuff!” T.W., Student

eddi.marcarini@gmail.com
20 Granville Road flat 32, London, SW18 5SL
Home visits available
Hourly Rate: 30
Half Hourly Rate: 25