“Lyman is beyond belief as a fine bassist.” -Studio Bass Legend Carol Kaye
“… truly one of the most gifted young bassists to come along in quite a while.” -Concord Recording Artist Steve Tyrell
After moving to Los Angeles in 2000 Lyman Medeiros quickly became one of the most in-demand bassists in Southern California working with legendary artists such as Diane Schuur, Alex Acuna, Eric Marienthal, Mary Clayton, Lew Soloff, Byron Stripling, Jim Rotondi, Joe Magnarelli, Kenny Rankin and Plas Johnson to name a few.
In 2001 he joined the band of Concord Recording Artist Steve Tyrell and has been performing with the popular vocalist ever since. In 2003 he toured with popular vocalist Michael Buble and appears on his live CD/DVD Come Fly With Me. Lyman has performed on five continents and over twenty countries at such world-renowned venues as The Hollywood Bowl, The Walt Disney Concert Hall, Blue Note Tokyo, Blue Note Milan, Blue Note NYC, Ronnie Scott’s (London), Boshoi Theater (Moscow), The Montreaux Jazz Festival, The Cape Town Jazz Festival, and the Vitoria Jazz Festival (Spain) to name a few.
He has been seen by millions performing on television programs such as The Tonight Show, Today, Late Night With David Letterman, The Talk, and Dateline NBC.
Lyman endorses Dean Electric Basses and Lemur Music Tosca Double Basses. He is currently an instructor at Musician’s Institute College of Contemporary Music in Hollywood, California.