Philadelphia based, multi-instrumentalist and contemporary electronic artist Laurent Bass has been a forerunner in the electronic beats and jazz scene.
His latest project and debut EP MïxT BeatZ is released October 2018 by record label https://thatextradegree.com/
MïxT BeatZ Project is a collection of original compositions that incorporates soul, hip-hop, EDM, funk, with an element of jazz and exposes the rich originality and style of Laurent’s multi-textural electro-acoustic creations.
Listen to and buy the songs below.
All tracks composed and produced by Laurent Bass.
Electronics, soprano saxophone, harmonica, keyboard by Laurent Bass.
Born to music and jazz loving parents and trained as a multi-instrumentalist, music has always been a part of Laurent’s life. His own playing is influenced from a wide variety of great musicians, from Sony Rollins, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Stanley Turrentine, Wayne Shorter to Herbie Hancock, Nils Petter Molvær, Thievery Corporation, Pat Metheny, Nile Rodgers, among others. As an artist, composer and producer, he has been trained and mentored by some recognized as true innovators in contemporary electronic and jazz genres.
Laurent has shared the stage and collaborated with a variety of talents. He has performed at major music venues on the East Coast including the Kimmel Center, The Mellon Jazz Festival, Penn’s Landing Music Festival, World Café Live, The Painted Bride in Philadelphia, The Bethlehem Music Festival, the Annual SoNoArts Celebration, and at some European events.
Performance booking: Please contact Danielle Rion-Bass, Danielle@LaurentBass.com