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Paul Kowert (born July 18, 1986) is a contemporary double bassist. His styles include classical, bluegrass, and progressive bluegrass. He is a member of the band Punch Brothers.

Paul Kowert
Born (1986-07-18) July 18, 1986 (ageĀ 32)
OriginMadison, Wisconsin, US
GenresClassical
Bluegrass
Progressive bluegrass
Occupation(s)Musician
InstrumentsDouble Bass, Mandolin
Years active2008-present
LabelsNonesuch Records
Associated actsPunch Brothers, Mike Marshall's Big Trio, Haas Kowert Tice, Dave Rawlings Machine, Hawktail
Websitehttp://paulkowert.com/

BiographyEdit

Kowert grew up in Middleton, Wisconsin. He transitioned to playing bass from violin at age 9 . He studied under Edgar Meyer at the Curtis Institute of Music.[1]

DiscographyEdit

With Punch Brothers
With Mike Marshall's Big Trio
With Haas Kowert Tice
  • You Got This (2014)
With Hawktail
  • Unless (2018)

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