Newark, NJ, U.S.A
July 8, 1980 (age 40) (
Jazz, avant garde, classical, klezmer
Pi Recordings, Firehouse 12 Records, 482 Music
Oblique-I, Paradoxical Frog, Consequences, Koan, Alloy, That / Not
Vijay Iyer, Craig Taborn, Kris Davis
Pedro martinez tyshawn sorey improvised duets
Tyshawn Sorey (born July 8, 1980) is an American musician and composer who plays drum set, percussion, trombone and piano.
- Pedro martinez tyshawn sorey improvised duets
- Oran etkin winter jazzfest nyc 2013 with tyshawn sorey linda oh curtis fowlkes nelson veras
- As leader
- As co leader
- As sideman
Since graduating from William Paterson University, Sorey has been a sought-after musician in many different musical idioms. He is both a performer and composer, and has had works reviewed in The Wire, The New York Times, The Village Voice, Modern Drummer and Down Beat. In August 2009, Sorey was given the opportunity to curate a month of performances at the Stone, a New York performance space owned by John Zorn. He was selected as an Other Minds 17 (2012).
To date, Sorey has released four albums as a leader: That/Not (2007, Firehouse 12 Records), Koan (2009, 482 Music), Oblique (2011, Pi Recordings) and Alloy (2014, Pi Recordings). He has recorded or performed with musicians including Wadada Leo Smith, Steve Coleman, Anthony Braxton, John Zorn, Steve Lehman, Joey Baron, Muhal Richard Abrams, Pete Robbins, Vijay Iyer, Dave Douglas, Butch Morris, Samo Salamon and Sylvie Courvoisier, among many others.
Oran etkin winter jazzfest nyc 2013 with tyshawn sorey linda oh curtis fowlkes nelson veras
With Craig Taborn