double bass/electric bass/composition/arranging
Tamara Murphy is an Australian bassist and composer with over 20 years performing experience
collaborating with other artists, running her own ensembles, and is continually in demand as a side-person.
She started playing bass at age 14, and studied music improvisation and composition in Melbourne,
Australia. She has toured around the world with a diverse range of groups from classical chamber
orchestras to jazz, soul, experimental and pop groups.
She has been composing throughout her performing career, writing for many ensembles, including her
quintet Murphy’s Law and her new group, Spirograph Studies