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Roberto Occhipinti Masterclass

November 30, 2023 - December 1, 2023

Roberto Occhipinti double bass jazz

About Robert

Roberto Occhipinti is a highly acclaimed jazz bassist known for his versatile playing style and deep understanding of Latin and Afro-Cuban rhythms. Born in Toronto, Canada, Roberto began his musical journey at a young age, studying classical piano and later transitioning to the bass guitar.

In his early career, Occhipinti played a pivotal role in the Toronto jazz scene, collaborating with local musicians and honing his craft. His passion for jazz and Latin music led him to explore various musical traditions, blending elements of jazz, Afro-Cuban, Brazilian, and world music in his compositions and performances.

Roberto Occhipinti has worked with renowned artists such as Hilario Durán, Jane Bunnett, and Chucho Valdés, among others. His deep groove, melodic sensibility, and technical prowess have made him a sought-after bassist in the international jazz community.

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