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Presented by Terraza 7 Outdoor Jam Sessions Series.
Tuesday, June 1st, 2021 at 7:00 pm.
Donation suggested: $10.
John Yao/ Trombone.
Peter Brendler / Bass.
Zach Lapidus / Piano.
Alex Wyatt / Drums.
A straight-ahead jazz jam session for all musicians to perform and collaborate every Wednesday in Queens, NY. All performers are welcome to sit in and play with the house band hosted by trombonist John Yao and bassist Peter Brendler. All are welcome to join us to listen and support live jazz at one of NYC’s most vibrant venues. The music starts at 7 pm, bring your horn!
About Peter Brendler:
Bassist Peter Brendler grew up in Baltimore, Maryland. He began his musical studies on electric bass but soon gravitated towards the upright bass. He received his Bachelor of Music degree in 2001 from Berklee College of Music, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.
In the eighteen years Peter has been in New York, he has made numerous sideman appearances on various recordings of all styles. He has also performed at several world-famous venues in New York and throughout the country, including The Blue Note, Birdland, Smalls Jazz Club, The Jazz Standard, Sweet Rhythm, The Kennedy Center, and the 55 Bar. Peter has also performed throughout Europe and in Russia. He has performed and/or recorded with artists such as John Abercrombie, Rich Perry, Victor Lewis, Barry Altschul, Darren Barrett, Jeff Hirshfield, Frank Kimbrough, Ben Monder, and Jon Irabagon. Peter also maintains an active career performing and recording electric bass. In addition to his sideman credits, Peter has also recorded three albums as a leader/co-leader: “The Angle Below” (Steeplechase), “Outside the Line” (Posi-Tone), and this most recent release, “Message in Motion” (Posi-Tone)