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Nir Felder

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Birth name  Nir Felder
Name  Nir Felder
Years active  2005–present
Role  Singer ·

Labels  Okeh
Genres  Jazz
Record label  Okeh Records

Born  December 30, 1982 (age 32) (1982-12-30)
Occupation(s)  Musician, songwriter, composer
Instruments  Electric guitar, acoustic guitar
Albums  Golden Age, The Seeker, Venture Inward
Similar People  J D Allen III, Tony Grey, Art Hirahara

Associated acts  Nir Felder 4, Big Heat

Nir Felder - Lover (Live from Rockwood Music Hall)

Nir Felder (born 1982) is an American jazz guitarist, composer, and songwriter. He grew up in Katonah, New York, and attended the Berklee College of Music. Before leading his own band, he played with Greg Osby, Esperanza Spalding, Jack DeJohnette, and Meshell Ndegeocello. He has also collaborated with Australian jazz pianist Barney McAll and singer Gian Slater in the experimental jazz ensemble, Sylent Running.


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In 2013, Felder performed a tribute to saxophonist Dexter Gordon at the Montreal International Jazz Festival with Terri Lyne Carrington, Greg Osby, and Orlando Le Fleming. The quartet recreated and played two albums of material by Gordon, Go (1962) and Our Man in Paris (1963).

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Golden Age (2014), Felder's first album, was released on Sony's Okeh Records label with Aaron Parks on piano, Matt Penman on bass, and Nate Smith on drums.

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Selected recordings

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As leader
Nir Felder Nir Felder Quartet Langnau Jazz Nights 2011
  • Golden Age (2014)
  • As sideman
  • Janek Gwizdala, Motion Picture (2014)
  • Terri Lyne Carrington, Money Jungle: Provocative in Blue (2013)
  • Tony Grey, Elevation (2013)
  • Mark Guiliana, A Form Of Truth (2013)
  • The Brian Landrus Kaleidoscope, Mirage (2013)
  • David Weiss & Point of Departure, Venture Inward (2013)
  • The Brian Landrus Kaleidoscope, Capsule (2011)
  • David Weiss & Point of Departure, Snuck Out (2011)
  • Bobby Selvaggio, Grass Roots Movement (2011)
  • Le Boeuf Brothers, In Praise of Shadows (2011)
  • David Weiss & Point of Departure, Snuck In (2010)
  • Alper Yılmaz, Over The Clouds (2010)
  • Sylent Running, Empathy Chip (2010)
  • Rob Mosher, Rob Mosher's Storytime: The Tortoise (2008)
  • Greg Osby, 9 Levels (2008)
  • References

    Nir Felder Wikipedia