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• Ambrose Akinmusire - trumpet
• Tommy Crane - drums
Born in Malaysia, raised in Western Australia, now living in New York City, Linda Oh is an active bassist and composer. Linda has performed with the likes of Dave Douglas, Kenny Barron, Steve Wilson, Slide Hampton, Kevin Hayes and Cyrus Chestnut. She has received many awards such as an ASCAP Young Jazz Composer’s award in 2008, 2nd place at the BASS2010 Competition, an honorary mention at the 2009 Thelonious Monk Bass Competition and the 2010 Bell Award for Young Australian Artist of the Year. After graduating from Manhattan School of Music, she released her debut trio album "Entry" with Obed Calvaire on drums and Ambrose Akinmusire on trumpet, which received some critical attention. Her second album “Initial Here” is to be released in 2012 features a quartet with Dayna Stephens on tenor sax, Fabian Almazan on piano and Rudy Royston on drums with special guest Jen Shyu on Vocals. Linda has written for large and small ensembles as well as for film, also participating in the BMI Film Composers Workshop. She also has a project with a jazz quartet/string quartet. Her trio will feature Ambrose Akinmusire on trumpet and Tommy Crane on drums.
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