Colleen C. Ruddy

                Upright Bass, Electric Bass, Electric Upright Bass

           Cello, & Vocals

             www.bassinheels.com

 

Live Music Performance Experience:

  • The Who, Live at Fenway Park, Principal Upright Bassist, September 2019

  • Game of Thrones in Concert, Boston & Connecticut, Principal Bassist, 2016, 2018

  • Weird Al Yankovic, Regional Concerts, Principal Upright Bassist, July 2019

  • Kingdom Hearts Orchestra Tour, U.S., Disney Japan, Principal Bassist, Summer 2018

  • Andrea Bocelli Live, Section, Principal & Electric Bass, Boston, NY, Chicago 2014-2018

  • Metal Gear Live, NYC, Principal Bassist, 2019

  • The Irish Tenors Live in Concert, March & December 2017

  • Evanescence Live in Concert, November 2017 

  • Danny Elfman’s The Nightmare Before Christmas in Concert, December NYC 2017

  • Pokémon Symphonic Evolutions, Section Bassist, August 2015

  • Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic Orchestra, Substitute Bassist 2016/17

  • Binghamton Philharmonic, Substitute Bassist 2016/17

  • North Shore Musical Theatre, Upright & Electric Bass, Spamalot, 2016

  • Chicago Philharmonic - Substitute Bassist, 2014/15

  • The Hollywood Soloists, Principal Bassist, 2012-2014

  • NBC’s The Voice, On Stage Electric Bassist, 2013

  • Los Angeles based Studio Musician, 2010-2014

  • Star Wars in Concert Tour - North America, Section Bassist, 2010

  • Chamber Orchestra Kremlin, U.S. Tour Solo Principal Bassist, 2008

On-camera Experience

  • NBC The Voice – On stage performer: Electric Bassist with 2 Artists, 2013

  • NBC Brenda Forever  – Classical Bassist, 2013

  • MTV Teen Wolf – Cellist turning into a werewolf, 2013

  • Tele2 – Commercial Dopet 2012

  • Feature Film: Atlas Shrugged Part II – Role: Jazz Bassist, 2012

  • Cirque du Soleil Casting Video, Upright & Electric Bass, 2011

Audition Advances:

  • The Hollywood Soloists, Principal Bassist, Audition Winner, 2012

  • Cirque du Soleil Live Audition, Finalist Pool, 2012

  • Cirque du Soleil ‘Iris’, Double Bass & Electric Bass Runner-up, 2011

  • Plymouth Symphony Orchestra, Principal Bass Audition Winner, 2010

Education:

  • Carnegie Mellon University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Music Performance, 2006

  • Boston University, Master of Music, Music Performance, 2009