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Duke Purisima

Singapore

Producer | Composer | Arranger | Bassist | www.dukepurisima.com

  • About me

    Duke Purisima is a composer, producer, and bass player of GRAMMY® fame. His work on Rumbadoodle in 2012 was nominated for an award at the 55th Annual GRAMMY® Awards. In the following year, his work on Bliss was launched by the Academy via a Worldwide Exclusive First Look on GRAMMY.com.

    Also a performing artist for over 30 years. Having performed and collaborated with artists spanning genres from world music to jazz, his versatility and freestyle bass playing has been critically acclaimed; and helped create his own signature sound, based primarily around his love for Soul and Funk music.
     
    CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
     
    Duke broke into the limelight after his collaboration with record producer Arun Shenoy on the self titled debut EP for American Rocker Tanadra in 2010 that yielded the hit single, Danny.
     
    The released of Shenoy's debut album Rumbadoodle in 2012 secured a nomination at the 55th Annual GRAMMY® Awards alongside Larry Carlton, Dave Koz, Gerald Albright, Norman Brown, and Chris Botti, the eventual winner. The album also peaked at #4 on the ZMR Radio Airplay Charts and also made it to #14 on ZMRs Top 100 Airplay Charts for 2013.
     
    Bliss, Shenoyʼs first single from his Indian World Fusion project was launched by the Recording Academy via a Worldwide Exclusive First Look at GRAMMY.com in 2013. The single went on to receive extensive airplay on stations nationwide and charted on 15 CMJ New World charts.

    Find out more at:
    www.dukepurisima.com

  • Experience

    • Jul 2016 - Arun Shenoy & the Groove Project - A Stagey Bank Affair (Album) | Bassist/Composer/Arranger/Engineer/Co-Producer
    • Sep 2015 - Ninth Order - Mystic String (Album) | Producer/Arranger
    • Nov 2014 - Mark Sara - Nesithen (Single) | Bass/Drums/Arranger/Engineer
    • Sep 2014 - Soul'd - Soul'd (Single) | Producer/Composer/Arranger/Bass/Artist
    • Aug 2014 - Sridhar & Arun Shenoy - Illusion (Single) | Bass/Arranger
    • May 2014 - Sridhar & Arun Shenoy - MUYM (Single) | Bass/Arranger
    • Aug 2013 - Arun Shenoy - Bliss (Single) | Bass/Composer/Arranger
    • Feb 2013 - GRAMMY® Awards nominated Bassist/Composer/Arranger/Engineer | Arun Shenoy - Rumbadoodle
    • Sep 2012 - Arun Shenoy - Rumbadoodle (Album) | Bass/Composer/Arranger/Engineer
    • Sep 2011 - Tanadra - Bored Very Easily (Single) | Bass/Arranger
    • Oct 2010 - Arun Shenoy - Sol (EP) | Bass/Arranger
    • Apr 2010 - Tanadra - Tanadra (EP) | Bass/Arranger
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  • Equipment

    • MM Sterling Bass
    • Fender P-Bass
    • Suzuki J-Bass
    • Aria Pro II Bass
    • SansAmp Bass Driver
    • Zoom B3
    • Dunlop 105Q Bass Wah
    • Avalon U5
    • Presonus Studio Channel
    • UA Apollo Twin
    • Squire Strat
    • Laney RB8
    • GK Backline 112
    • Marshall Valvestate
  • Genre

    • Funk
    • Rock
    • Jazz
  • Instruments

    • Bass Guitar
    • Drums
    • Guitar
    • Keyboard
    • Percussion