Backwater Alumni

val l'hereuex

Val L'Heureux is a versatile bassist that has been performing for over three decades. Some of the National Artists Val has performed and toured with are Bobby Hatfield, James Ingram, Rosemary Clooney, Lucky Peterson, and Vinnie Colaiuta.

Since making San Diego his home Val has played with many local talented Artists such as Johnny Vernazza, Richard Sellers, Jesse Malloy, Gregg Gerson, Billy Thompson, Walter Gentry, Tyler Buckley, Jeff Moore, Will Sumner, Sky Ladd, David Harris, Mark Bentley, Roger Friend, Larry Dent and Peter Woods just to name a few.

Val plays Fodera and F Basses 4, 5 or 6 strings, fretted and fretless. Val has recently combined his talent with local guitarist John Hunt and drummer Tom Stewart of the Back Water Blues Band and is looking forward to recording their first album together with other great San Diego musicians.

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