Agustin Barreto
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Jazz Fusion Bassist, Agustin Barreto is excited to announce the launch of his first album, Between My Walls, which
includes nine original compositions by Barreto and his amazing solo performance of Rimsky-Korsakov’s Flight of the
Bumble Bee.
Only one week after launching his album and tracks such as Jaco-Me, Latina and Furia are Barreto’s most popular cyber
downloads on,,, and On the beginning of August 18, 2009 physical
album copies will be available for purchase.
Barreto has played with such artists as Jose Feliciano, Jerry Gonzalez, Dom Famularo, Willie Colón, Ralph Irizarry, Bobby
Valentín and others. During a stint as musical director and bassist for Puerto Rico’s popular late-night talk show, Anda Pa’l
Cara, he was touted as one of Puerto Rico’s premier bassists. Accompanied by Rey Monroig on drums and Abel Pabon
on piano, Barreto is scheduled to begin touring in October 2009. Between My Walls is available Digitally now.
Between My Walls, draws from Barreto’s extensive musical background and the emotional moments of his life. “The
walls are my skin and the music is the experience I carry inside…every song reflects an emotion”. Barreto continues, “At
this point in my life, I feel I am best able to express myself through instrumental music and the fusion genre.”
Agustin Barreto, a native of Puerto Rico, started playing electric bass at age 16 and soon discovered his gift and passion
for music. He developed quickly playing in local bands and shows and soon decided to study music seriously and become a
professional musician. He is also an arranger and producer and has played and recorded with many artists in the Latin,
Jazz, Rock and Pop fields. He has received endorsements from La Bella strings and Gallien-Krueger amplifiers.
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Agustin Barreto, a native of San Juan, Puerto Rico started playing electric bass at age 16 and soon discovered his gift and passion for music. He developed quickly as a bassist playing in many local bands, including the popular “DEFENSA PROPIA”, one of the first bands on the small island to play American Rock and Roll with a Spanish POV. After a few years of “gigging around town” he landed several jobs playing on local TV shows. Amazed at how quickly doors were opening for him he decided to study music formally and thus become a professional musician. In 1992 he enrolled in “LA UNIVERSIDAD INTERAMERICANA DE PUERTO RICO, RECINTO DE SAN GERMAN” to further his musical education. As a college student he was a standout for his instrumental facility, knowledge of theory and professional discipline and soon started landing jobs as a studio bassist and musical director for many well-known Puerto Rican recording artists. In 1999 he became the Musical Director and Bassists for the 1 late night talk show in Puerto Rico, “ANDA PAL CARA” and was quickly touted as one of the premier bassists of Puerto Rico. This new notoriety led to many prestigious jobs with such artists as Jose Felicia no, Jerry Gonzalez, Dom Famularo, Willie Colon, Ralph Irizarry, Bobby Valentin, Danilo Perez and Giovanni Hidalgo. His high level of virtuosity and musicality led to endorsements by “LA BELLA STRINGS” and “GALLIEN-KRUEGER”, two well-respected companies in the music industry. Shortly after his arrival in Miami, in 2002, he was contracted to play bass on the original recording of TRIBUTE TO AMERICA which was designated by the United States Congress as THE HYMN OF THE NEW MILLENNIUM. He then went on to play with Grammy Award winning flautist, Nestor Torres. Now proudly presents to you BETWEEN MY WALLS, a jazz-fusion tour de force showcasing his skills as a composer, arranger and his amazing virtuosity as a Bassist. Currently Agustin Barreto is nominated as best instrumental album for Puerto Rico 2009 Premios Paoli, which is a well know and respected music award organization.