Orchestral Bassist

Jesse Dietschi is the Principal Bassist of Sinfonia Toronto, and appears as a regular extra with the Toronto Symphony and Canadian Opera Company. He has also worked with a number of orchestras in Ontario, as well as many of Toronto’s most active new music presenters.

List of Orchestras


Toronto Symphony Orchestra (section, jazz bass, electric bass)

Canadian Opera Company

Esprit Orchestra

Niagara Symphony (Guest Principal)


Against the Grain Theatre

Tapestry Opera (double bass, electric bass)

New Music Concerts

Sony Centre/Attila Glatz Film Orchestra

Casa Loma Symphony Orchestra (double bass, jazz bass, electric bass)

Talisker Players




Jeffrey Beecher

Andrew Downing

Michael Chiarello

Stan Label

Gilles Fournier

Joel Quarrington (masterclasses)

Timothy Pitts (masterclasses)