Madison James Smith is an Australian jazz and contemporary bassist, composer and arranger. Having studied with world class jazz bassist Nick Haywood, pianist/composer Andrea Keller, trumpeter/composer Eugene Ball, and trombonist/arranger Jordan Murray, Madison has developed a unique compositional style and greatly developed skill on the electric bass.
Madison's newest project features entirely new compositions and arrangements for mid size jazz ensemble, drawing influence from jazz, romantic classical music, pop, funk, rock and latin music. Joining Madison are serious local talent:
Rowan Pattison - Guitar Madison James Smith - Bass Andrew Doo - Drums Bede Ford-Gaddes - Trumpet Hector Harley - Saxophone Tom Panckridge - Trombone