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Beth Garner


"Bartolini Pickups offer the most versatile and vibrant tone. Allowing me the flexibility and freedom to express with clarity and sensitivity through every genre style and technique. "


Modulus "Flea" Signature 5 String, 72MM5X


Nashville, TN

Nalani is a Bassist/Vocalist/entertainer in the Nashville Area known for her Versatility and showmanship. She has performed with and is mentored by some of the most legendary names in the bass world. These Greats include Victor Wooten, Chuck Rainey, Regi Wooten, Roy “Future Man” Wooten, Bhakti Kumalo, Bobby Vega, and Marcus Miller. Schooled in Jazz performance with a Bachelor’s degree from William Paterson University, but mastered in all styles through 15-plus years of live experience, Nalani has become known for her expertise in all genres.  Nalani stands out as one of the funkiest and best “pocket” players in Music City, and the world, as well as a master of serving and guiding the audience in a joyous, and ecstatic experience.  You can find her regularly playing in Nashville and across the United States with her own projects (The Nalani Effect, The Nalani Trio, Rory and Nalani), while serving in bands like Regi Wooten and Friends, Lydia Brittan and the Royal Family, and Heidi Burson, as well as many varying Nashville-based artists.

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