Aaron Jacobs is a busy and in demand upright and electric bassist in Cincinnati, OH. He studied classical music and jazz at the esteemed College Conservatory of Music (CCM), finishing with degree in jazz performance. Currently, Aaron is the Adjunct Professor of jazz bass at CCM.
He plays all over Cincinnati in styles ranging from jazz, latin, rock, funk, and classical. At present, Aaron freelances and plays in various ensembles, including Phil DeGreg’s Trio and Samba Jazz Syndicate, the John Zappa Trio, and the Rick VanMatre Quintet.
He has shared the stage with various national artists, including Roland Vazquez, Fred Wesley and Conrad Herwig. Aaron has also recorded extensively in Cincinnati with artists such as Rick VanMatre, Phil DeGreg, and Mandy Gaines and for nationally renowned recording studio Sound Images.