Gene Libbea - Upright Bass

Gene Libbea's career in music began on

the west coast in 1972 working for Walt

Disney and later the New Christie Minstrels.

In 1988 he joined the Nashville Bluegrass

Band where he was a member for 12 years.

During that time he notched five Grammy

nominations and two Grammys.

 

Simultaneously, he became an in demand

session musician recording with Johnny

Cash, Vince Gill, Earl Scruggs, Steve Earl,

Ry Cooder and Clint Black just to name a

few. Today he makes his home in the

Southern California mountains and is in

high demand as an acoustic bass player,

guitar player, and record producer.