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Sasha Mashin

Sasha Mashin was born in 1976 in St. Petersburg, Russia. In 1991 he joined the Kvadrat jazz-club where he met many jazz musicians of St. Petersburg. After studying for two months at the Musorgsky Music School, he decided to start his professional career as an artist and quit the school. From 1995 to 1998, Sasha was a permanent member of the quartet of saxophonist Igor Butman. In 1998, Sasha participated in the creation of MosGorTrio band and moved to Moscow where he also kept busy collaborating with some of Russia’s best jazz musicians. In 2005 Sasha Mashin participated in the educational program Open World Program USA in New York and played with such legends as Clark Terry, Kenny Barron and Jimmy Heath at the Blue Note Jazz Club. Since 2008 Sasha has invited many foreign musicians to perform along with his band all over Russia. Sasha Mashin performed with a long list of musicians such as Benny Golson, Clark Terry, Jimmy Heath, Kenny Barron, Johnny Griffin, Lew Tabackin, Eddy Henderson, James Spaulding, Steve Slagle, Gary Smulyan, Larry Schneider, Mark Turner, Craig Handy, Donny McCazlin, Alex Sipiagin, JD Walter, Dhafer Youssef and many others.


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Primary Instrument

Drums

Location

Moscow

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced

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Sasha Mashin Concerts

Jun 21 Mon
Sasha Mashin Happy Lab
Kozlov Club
Moscow, Russian Federation
Jun 28 Mon
Sasha Mashin Happy Lab
Kozlov Club
Moscow, Russian Federation
Jul 5 Mon
Sasha Mashin Happy Lab
Kozlov Club
Moscow, Russian Federation
Jul 12 Mon
Sasha Mashin Happy Lab
Kozlov Club
Moscow, Russian Federation
Jul 19 Mon
Sasha Mashin Happy Lab
Kozlov Club
Moscow, Russian Federation
Jul 26 Mon
Sasha Mashin Happy Lab
Kozlov Club
Moscow, Russian Federation

Albums

Sing To The World

Rainy Days Records
2021

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Happy Synapse

Rainy Days Records
2020

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Jazz Animals

Rainy Days Records
2019

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Outsidethebox

Rainy Days
2018

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Jazzmashin

From: Outsidethebox
By Sasha Mashin

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