Christian Schinelli

Christian Schinelli: Bass guitar, Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric), Violin

Genre: Rock

RIYL: The Price of Dope, Vamonos

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Influences: Paul Jackson, Ron Carter, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, Weather Report, Frank Zappa


Christian Schinelli started playing violin at the age of twelve, switching to the bass in 1990. After
a year of playing he was accepted into BIT Hollywood, where he graduated in 1992. While at MI, Christian studied jazz primarily with Bob Magnusson.

One of the founding members (and a ten year veteran) of the Price Of Dope, Schinelli cofounded the funky rock band Vamonos in 2012, alongside James David Carano (B-Side Players, the Price Of Dope), and Jacob Vincent Najor (the Styletones, the Soulfires).

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