CH Straatmann

Based in
Berlin, Germany
Cultural Production
Bass Player | Composer | Producer
Open to new jobs and projects


With more than 20 years of career and accumulating an extensive portfolio as a bass player, producer, and versatile composer working in Brazil and Europe.

With two solo albums dedicated to Latin music (Efecto Vertigo, 11 Dimensions), the Brazilian bassist has performed with various projects in the main jazz houses in Europe, such as Ronnie Scott’s, Pizza Express, Bull’s Head, Brasserie Zedel, Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec and in renowned places like Koko, St James’s Theater, Royal Albert Hall, Richmix, The Forge.

His music has been played on radio programs such as Radio 1 Belgium (Closing Time World - presented by Zjakki Willems), “Brasil sin escala” ( Argentina), BBC Radio London (UK), Radio Educadora (Brazil), “Brazil Music Exchange" – With Jody Gillett (UK), Worldwide FM - Paul Bradshaw - Straight no Chaser (UK), Sveriges Radio (Sweden). Also featured in magazines such as Bass Musician Magazine (USA) and Songlines Magazine (UK).