Sandy Eldred

Sandy E.

Philadelphia, PA
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Upright bass technique
Sight reading
Improvisation
Jazz repertoire
Classical repertoire
Bow technique
Jazz Technique
Learning tunes
Audition preparation for music schools / band auditions

About Sandy E.

Sandy Eldred is an internationally acclaimed bassist, improviser, recording artist, composer, and music educator currently living in Philadelphia, PA. Eldred is known for his inventiveness and command across music genres. He is proud to be represented by Ukrainian record label, LabelWhoAble.

Eldred is a co-founder of U.S.E. Trio (Urbina, Scarano, Eldred), Multi Mansions, and Mars Apes, member of the Bogdan Gumenyuk Quartet, the Michael Hudson-Casanova Sextet, and leader of the Sandy Eldred Trio.

Eldred is a member of large ensembles including Norman David and the Eleventet, Jamal Jones’ Bureau of Sonic Wonderland, Ian O’Beirne’s Slowbern, and the Earl Phillips Big Band. He has also performed on numerous engagements with bands such as the South Philly Big Band, the Lars Halle Jazz Orchestra, Matt Gallagher’s Philly Big Band, and Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound under the direction of Muhal Richard Abrams.

Eldred received his M.M. (Master of Music) degree from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA. As an educator, he offers lessons, masterclasses, and workshops, both in person and online. Eldred is an original member of “Jazz Mission”, an educational project that helps to inspire the younger generation of musicians in Ukraine. He has taught students, directed ensembles, and held master classes at numerous universities in the United States, Canada, and Ukraine.

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Experience

Acoustic & Electric Bassist
May 2008 - Present

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Sandy Eldred is an internationally acclaimed bassist, improviser, recording artist, composer, and music educator currently living in Philadelphia, PA. Eldred is known for his inventiveness and command across music genres. He is proud to be represented by Ukrainian record label, LabelWhoAble. Eldred is a co-founder of U.S.E. Trio (Urbina, Scarano, Eldred), Multi Mansions, and Mars Apes, member of the Bogdan Gumenyuk Quartet, the Michael Hudson-Casanova Sextet, and leader of the Sandy Eldred Trio. Eldred is a member of large ensembles including Norman David and the Eleventet, Jamal Jones’ Bureau of Sonic Wonderland, Ian O’Beirne’s Slowbern, and the Earl Phillips Big Band. He has also performed on numerous engagements with bands such as the South Philly Big Band, the Lars Halle Jazz Orchestra, Matt Gallagher’s Philly Big Band, and Bobby Zankel and the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound under the direction of Muhal Richard Abrams. Eldred received his M.M. (Master of Music) degree from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA. As an educator, he offers lessons, masterclasses, and workshops, both in person and online. Eldred is an original member of “Jazz Mission”, an educational project that helps to inspire the younger generation of musicians in Ukraine. He has taught students, directed ensembles, and held master classes at numerous universities in the United States, Canada, and Ukraine.

Education

MM - Jazz Studies
Sep 2008 - May 2013

The University of the Arts

Music
Sep 2004 - Jun 2008

ChARTerTECH HS

Certifications

Protools 101
Dec 2007

Charter Tech

Awards

Jazz Award
May 2012

University Of The Arts

Bass Award
May 2012

University of the Arts

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