Kate Pass Quintet - Perth jazz Society

Kate Pass

Kate Pass is a Perth-based double and electric bassist who performs locally, nationally and internationally in a variety of ensembles. Since graduating with Honours from WAAPA in 2013 Kate performed at the esteemed world music festival Womadelaide with Persian singer Tara Tiba before heading to New York, Cairns, Brisbane and Sydney with the same ensemble. She also performed in Tokyo, Melbourne, Hobart, and at the Devonport Jazz Festival with the West Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra. After being awarded WAYJO’s Jack Bendat travel scholarship this year, Kate travelled to Amsterdam where she participated in the “Keep an Eye Jazz Foundation’s” Summer program at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam where she had the opportunity to study with bassist Jay Anderson.