Buster ^Hemphill

Buster Hemphill

Buster Hemphill was born in Jackson, Mississippi and started playing bass at age 14, after several years of classical piano lessons.  After stints in local groups and school ensembles, he attended and graduated from Belmont University  (Nashville, TN), where he studied with highly regarded bassists Roy Vogt and Jim Ferguson.  Additional studies in NY were with renowned bassist Ben Wolfe.