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Paul Westlake

Paul Westlake: Basses and Guitar

Born outside Los Angeles, Paul, son of a pianist, started piano as a child, becoming focused on bass at 13. Paul has a bachelor’s degree from The University of North Florida in Jazz Studies. Paul has performed with Nat Adderly, Jimmy Bruno, Ira Sullivan, Harold Blanchard, Lynne Arialle, Jim Snidero, Conrad Herwig and more.

Performance venues include but are not limited to, Disney’s Pleasure Island Jazz Club, the Jacksonville Jazz Festival, Ormond Beach Jazz Festival, Springing in The Blues jazz and blues festival, LaSalle Jazz Festival, Sharp Nine Jazz, and more.


Denty Westlake - “etched”, “Denty Westlake”
Noel Friedline Trio Featuring Renée Dickerson – “One For Maxcene”
Matt Butler Featuring John Otto – “End of the World Orchestra”


Heart, Brain, Fingers, Basses, amps, and occasionally pedals.


Jeff Beck
Ornette Coleman
saxophone, alto
Miles Davis
Led Zeppelin
band / ensemble / orchestra
Jaco Pastorius
bass, electric
Anthony Jackson
bass, electric
King Crimson
band / ensemble / orchestra


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