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Edward Perez

Primary Instrument: Bass

Born: August 27, 1978    

Hailed by Jazz Times magazine for his “great dexterity,” and cited by critic Thomas Conrad for his musicality, New York bassist and composer Edward Perez is sought by fellow musicians for his creativity and experience in a great diversity of musical styles. In addition to his work with his own jazz quintet and his role as musical director of the afro-Peruvian band, Alcatraz, Perez’s bass lines have been the choice of a stunning array of bandleaders including jazz vocal legend Mark Murphy, latin-jazz Grammy nominees Hector Martignon and Jane Bunnett, Colombian singer Lucia Pulido, trumpet virtuoso Joe Burgstaller of the Canadian Brass, and a host of modern jazz musicians including Martin Bejerano, Anat Cohen, Javier Vercher, Misha Piatigorsky, and Gilad Hekselman....
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Featured recording “The Year of Two Summers”

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The Year of Two Summers

(2008)

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”handles the bass with great dexterity” -Jazz Times

“unas aptitudes extraordinarias, un sonido demoledor y un lenguaje rico y sólido” -Tomajazz

Primary InstrumentBass

LocationEast Elmhurst, NY

Willing to teachIntermediate to advanced students

Credentials/BackgroundTaught as a private instructor for the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music and Indian Hill Music Center. Teaches private lessons to improvisors on a variety of instruments and has given clinics in Austria, Peru, and various parts of the US.

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