Brad Jones

Musician and Composer

Bassist/composer Brad Jones has recorded and toured extensively with a diverse array of artists that include Ornette Coleman, Elvis Costello, Elvin Jones, Sheryl Crow, Muhal Richard Abrams, Cassandra Wilson, Deborah Harry, Dave Douglas, Don Byron, Marc Ribot, and The Jazz Passengers to name just a few. Recordings released under his own leadership include "Uncivilized Poise"  and "The Embodiment" with his band, Aka Alias, "Pouring my Heart in" with the Brad Jones Quartet, and his most recent project entitled "Avant Lounge" which was released in 2012 on the Ropeadope label. As an educator, Brad has taught workshops and master classes in Canada, Mexico, and in various countries in Europe. He is also a member of the music faculty at Columbia University in NYC.