Born: August 14, 1990
Sandy Eldred is an acoustic and electric bassist from Atlantic County, NJ. He holds a Masters Degree in Bass Performance / Jazz Studies from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.
Sandy has performed, and continues to perform, with some of the east coast's top bands such as Norman David and the Eleventet, the Lars Halle Jazz Orchestra, the Philly Big Band, the Earl Phillips Big Band, Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound, the Sid Miller Dance Band, the University of the Arts Z Big Band, the Jersey Shore Pops Orchestra, the Fries/Greenfield Quintet,the Steve Cal Band, Vero Ensemble, Sonnder, Mars Apes, and many other musical collectives/artists in the greater Philadelphia area. ...
AwardsRecepient, Bass Award, The University of the Arts, School of Music, Philadelphia, May 2012 Recipient, Jazz Award, The University of the Arts, School of Music, Philadelphia, May 2012 Recipient, Presser Foundation Scholarship Award for "Elite Musicians of the highest caliber",2011. Artistic Achievement Scholarship Award, June 2008, chARTerTECH High School for The Performing Arts