Thomas Velsor is a bass player and teacher based in Long Island, New York. Studying under a wide variety of teachers such as Mike Frost, Carlos Castillo, and Martin Wind has helped him build a career as a freelance musician in a wide variety of genres. He is most known for his work on 6-string electric bass in the Jazz Fusion scene, as well as playing double bass in both jazz and classical settings. Thomas earned his Associates Degree in double bass performance from Nassau Community College, Bachelors in Music Education from Hofstra University, as well as his Masters degree in Music from SUNY Buffalo state. He is currently serving as an Orchestra director for a public school in Nassau county, and is still actively performing as both an electric and upright bass player in the New York area.