Since arriving in California from his native land of Sri Lanka, Hussain Jiffry has become one of the most sought-after bassists in Los Angeles. His in-the-pocket feel and versatility has kept his phone ringing the past two decades! He arrived in Los Angeles in 1988 to study music at the Musicians Institute in Hollywood California. He graduated from MI in March 1989, receiving the school's highest award, the Vocational Honors Diploma. He teaches at the Los Angeles Music Academy and also is currently touring with Sergio Mendes.