All About Jazz

Home » Musicians » Adi Meyerson

Adi Meyerson

Adi Meyerson Is An Israeli Raised Bassist And Composer.

She was born in San Francisco to American Parents. At the age of two, she relocated with her family to Jerusalem, Israel, where she grew up. Adi received her first musical training at the prestigious “Charles A. Smith Jerusalem high school of the arts” on bass guitar at the Age of 14. Three years later she came across the great Sonny Rollins record “Plus 4” and fell in love with jazz.

After graduating from high school, Adi started playing the upright bass in the search of a new sound that was more appropriate for Jazz. Three months later, Adi was accepted to the prominent collaborative program between “The Center of Jazz Studies (CJS)” at the Israel conservatory of music and “The New School for jazz and contemporary music”- a program which allows only twenty-five students a year to complete a BFA in Performing Arts given by the New School. There she had the Privilege to study and play with some of Israel's finest musicians such as Amit Golan, Amos Hoffman, Ofer Ganor, Danny Rosenfeld, Erez Bar Noy, Yuval Cohen and many others, as well as the opportunity to carry out the equivalent with international jazz legends such as Jimmy Cobb, Mulgrew Miller, Peter Bernstein and Eddie Henderson. While studying at CJS and living in Tel Aviv, Adi became one of the most on-demand musicians on the local jazz scene, playing in prestigious Venues like “Levontin 7”, “The Yellow Submarine”, “Shablul Jazz” and many others, as well as performing live on Israeli national television in the 2011 “Pre-Eurovision”. Between September 2011-August 2012 Adi was elected to be the house Bassist for the Israeli national “Cameri” theater's Award-winning production of the Musical “Cabaret”, which showed in Israel 160 times.

Read more


Album Review
Album Review
Read more articles



New Sounds

Posi-Tone Records


Where We Stand

Self Produced



Shop Amazon

All About Jazz needs your support

All About Jazz & Jazz Near You were built to promote jazz music: both recorded albums and live events. We rely primarily on venues, festivals and musicians to promote their events through our platform. With club closures, limited reopenings and an uncertain future, we've pivoted our platform to collect, promote and broadcast livestream concerts to support our jazz musician friends. This is a significant but neccesary step that will help musicians and venues now, and in the future. You can help offset the cost of this essential undertaking by making a donation today. In return, we'll deliver an ad-free experience (which includes hiding the sticky footer ad). Thank you!

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.