Agustín Buenafuente (Double Bass) BIO

  • Tenerife musician, passionate about improvisation who actively participates in the island’s musical scene.
  • He initially studied guitar with the musician Manolo Rodríguez and later graduated in electric guitar at the Conservatory of Music of the Canary Islands with Professor Iván Rojas. There he took his first double bass classes with maestro Alain Bourguignon.
  • He has complemented his training in International Jazz Seminars receiving classes of bassists of the likes of Horacio Fumero, David Mengual and Tom Warburton and referring guitarists such as Jonathan Kreisberg, Andreu Zaragoza and Octavio Hernández.
  • Both guitar and bass collaborate on projects that cover very diverse styles (jazz, rock, world music, etc.) being requested by artists such as Carmela Visone & the Grooves, Ida Susal, Charlie & The Damn Good Band, Alexis Alonso Quartet, Gustavo Campos Group, Jonas Cruz Brasil Trio, Çak (Turkish music), among many others.
  • He has participated in numerous concerts and festivals among which include the Festival Fimucité (2016), International Jazz Festival of La Laguna (2016), Festival NaturaJazz (2017), Canary Festival Showroom (2017 and 2018), Jazz Festival Up & Down (2018), Festival Grito Rock (in Cabo Verde – 2018), Canarias International Jazz Festival & Más Heineken (2018).