Official site of Stan Valacos

About Stan

Double bassist and seven string guitarist. Sydney based musician playing World, Jazz, Tango, Rock, African, Reggae, Metal, Salsa, Samba and Choro.


Learned classical guitar as a child and later studied Jazz bass at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

Played with

So Frito, Alturas, Performing Brasil, Bob Barnard, Okapi Allstars, Ian Date, Nigel Date, Gadjo Guitars, Dominic Halpin, George Washingmachine, John Morrison, Jacki Cooper, Paul Furniss, Dave Paquette, Geoff Bull, Cathy Harley, Brad Child, Dan Holland arhhhh too long a list, and enjoying every minute of it.


Check out the gig page to catch up with some great music. So much better than testimonials. Check out videos, recordings, at my studio. In the meantime keep swingin.......