"Spiegelman is an incredibly versatile musician with a range that spans jazz, rock, R&B, singer-songwriter, and a plethora of international sounds." She Shreds Magazine
"Yonit Spiegelman… Bass Player, Soulful Singer,
Songwriter and Educator CAN do it all!" Bass Musician Magazine
A prodigiously gifted Bassist, Composer, Guitarist, Vocalist and Producer, Yonit Spiegelman has carved out an extraordinary career distinguished by superb recordings, thrilling live appearances, viral bass educational videos, the great respect of her industry peers, the admiration of music critics, endorsement of leading musical instruments (GHS Strings, Moniker Guitars) and the fervent loyalty of her fans.
Leaving a blooming career in Israel, having already performed with world-renowned artists such as Singer-Songwriters Mika Karni, Asaf Amdurskey and Ariel Horovitz and the band “Shalna Aleicha”, and singing, arranging and performing for national Army Radio station GALATZ 104FM, Spiegelman was granted a scholarship to attend the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston MA, where she soon began collaborating with some of the leading artists in the Boston and New-York City music scene, sharing stage with notable artists such as Paul Simon, Tower of Power, Foreign Hues, David Broza and Javier Limon, to name a few.
While completing her studies in Professional Music, Spiegelman formed the group “Foreign Hues” with whom she toured extensively across the East-Coast, performing in such acclaimed venues and festivals such as Boston GreenFest , Summer in The City Music Festival, Elsewhere BK, Rough Trade BK, Shapeshifter Lab,Arlene's Grocery , Rockwood Music Hall and The Bitter End NYC. Spiegelman released the debut EP of her group “Foreign Hues” under the name “First Words” on February 24th 2015.
In 2014, after completing her studies of BM in Professional Music Summa Cum Laude, Spiegelman moved to Brooklyn, New York where she is now working as a hired musician, composer, and educator. During the summer term, she teaches as part of an artist faculty team at the prestigious, recently voted as best Music College in the world; Berklee College of Music, for the 'Day Sessions' Program.
Aside from her work as bandleader, producer and composer of Foreign Hues, Spiegelman is currently releasing her first debut album as a solo artist 'Fall and Rise'.
The first part, “Fall” (6-tracks) is to be released April 15, 2019. The eclectic album is based on Spiegelman's Indie-Folk compositions and heavily influenced by indie-pop, 70’s prog rock, American folk and more.
Spiegelman’s unique lead vocals and bass lines take us through the entire album, as we enjoy a duet with fellow New Yorker Benny Oyama and the amazing work of over 20 musicians from all around the world.
Yonit's other and previous musical projects include: Foreign Hues (Composer/Bandleader/Bassist), Banot (Composer/Bandleader/Bassist), Lessonface (Teacher/A&R Director), Tiff Ortiz (Band-member), YouTooCanWoo (French Horn Rebellion Band-member)
Strings: GHS Round Core Boomers
2019 Sadowsky Metro Express 4-string
2006 American Series Fender Jazz Bass
Moniker Zuma Bass
2017 Earnie Ball Music Man StingRay 5HH
Fender Mustang Bass (Custom made)
Korg Monologue Analog Synth Bass