Sandy Eldred

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.

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Philadelphia, PA, April 26, 2012: A 2008 graduate of chARTerTECH High School in Somers Point, NJ, Alexander “Sandy” Eldred, known throughout the Jersey Shore and Philadelphia regions for his talent on Bass, has been named the recipient of two prestigious awards as he graduates from the University of The Arts in May. He will be awarded the School of Music “Bass Award” as well as the “Jazz Award”. He has been the recipient of The Presidential Scholarship at the University of The Arts, and was awarded the Presser Scholarship in 2011

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