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Primary Instrument: Vibraphone

Born: August 26, 1960

American vibraphonist of Israeli origin Eldad Tarmu is currently activating in the New York area, after teaching four years as a professor of Jazz Studies at Tibiscus University in Timisoara, Romania. He holds a Masters Degree in Afro-Latin Music from California State University Los Angeles and has recorded and performed with some of the most significant figures in their musical genres, including Poncho Sanchez, Ernie Watts, Taj Mahal, Cybil Shepherd, Freddie Hubbard, Billie Higgins, Frank Morgan and Ron Affif. He has performed in over twenty-five countries around the world in various festivals and concert tours...
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”Not only is Eldad a first-rate vibraphonist, but his compositional ideas also bring an interesting and innovative sound to the fore.” Craig W. Hurst - Rhombus Records ”Meet the new face of jazz vibraphone. Tarmu differs from other relatively recent jazz vibraphonists... [...] ...His modernity is inherent in the music itself while still retaining the classic foundation you’d expect to find on one of your favorite Blue Note releases.” Greg Debonne - Hollywood2You ”Tarmu's arrangements reveal an excellent feel for making the music move.” Dave Nathan - AMG ”An excellent vibraphone player.....

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Primary InstrumentVibraphone

LocationJersey City, NJ

Willing to teachAdvanced students only.

Credentials/BackgroundMallet technique, Jazz Harmony and Theory, Jazz Improvisation, Jazz Arranging, Rhythmic Studies, Ensemble Direction, World Music Styles (Afro-Cuban, Afro-Brazilian, Middle-Eastern), Exotic Modes in Jazz, Rhythm Section Workshops for soloists and vocalists. Available during weekdays, occasionally during weekends.

Clinic/Workshop InformationJazz Harmony for Classical Musicians - Seven Easy Lessons


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