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Brian Minato

Brian Minato is a Vancouver based musician. He has been an active member of the music industry for 21 years. Some of the artists he has recorded with include Sarah McLachlan, Stevie Nicks, Delerium, Luke Doucet, Mae Moore, Wild Strawberries, DMC, boywonderbread, Sandy Scofield and Maren Ord. Brian has toured extensively throughout North America as ... See full bio »

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Known For

Sarah McLachlan: Mirrorball
Sarah McLachlan: Mirrorball Himself - Bass Guitar
Sarah McLachlan: Afterglow Live
Sarah McLachlan: Afterglow Live Miscellaneous Crew
Bruised Composer
Hike Composer


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 2013 Bruised (Short)
 2010 Hike (Short)
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 2013 Bruised (Short) (sound editor)
 2010 Hike (Short) (sound mixer)
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 2013 Bruised (Short) (caterer/cook)
 2004 Sarah McLachlan: Afterglow Live (Video documentary) (additional film footage)
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 2000 Jackie Chan Stuntmaster (Video Game) (musician: bass guitar)
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 2013 Bruised (Short) (transportation)
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 2004 Sarah McLachlan: Afterglow Live (Video documentary)
Himself - Bass, Vocals
 1999 Sarah McLachlan: Mirrorball (Video documentary)
Himself - Bass Guitar
 1998 Sarah McLachlan: Video Collection 1989-1998 (Video)
Himself - Guitarist
 1998 VH1 Storytellers (TV Series documentary)
Himself (Bass)
- Sarah McLachlan (1998) ... Himself (Bass)
 1997 Lilith Fair: A Celebration of Women in Music (TV Special documentary)
 1994 Fumbling Towards Ecstasy Live (Video documentary)
Himself - Bass

Personal Details

Other Works:

Played bass on the Sarah McLachlan CD "The Freedom Sessions". See more »

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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Has played bass in Sarah McLachlan's band from 1991-2006.

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