Jacob Umansky is a professional bass player, performer, composer, recording artist, and instructor residing in Long Island, NY.
Following his graduation in 2017 from the Berklee College of Music, Jacob joined the Canadian progressive rock band Intervals. Jacob has traveled the world and completed multiple US and European tours. Jacob has had the good fortune to also tour in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and Mexico. Intervals has toured alongside acts such as The Contortionist, Animals As Leaders and Veil of Maya. While with Intervals, Jacob has played multiple festivals such as the Download Festival in the UK, Krank’d Up Music Festival in South Africa and Heavy Montreal with bands like Slipknot, Marilyn Manson and Limp Bizkit headlining.
Along with Intervals, Jacob has also been the touring bass player for the blues/rock guitarist Nick Johnston. Jacob has also worked with The Faceless, Aviations, Auras, Zac Tiesen, Marc Malsegna and Keven Eknes.
Jacob’s newest project JIA, features Ivan Chopik, Matt Gartska, and Alan Hankers