Tyshawn Sorely

Drummer • Multi-instrumentalist • Composer

Gerry Hemingway Composer Drummer Sculptured Sounds Oblique

Multi-instrumentalist/composer Tyshawn Sorey has worked with several of the leading lights in the jazz/creative music scene of New York and Europe, including Misha Mengelberg, Wadada Leo Smith, Steve Coleman, Dave Douglas, Anthony Braxton, Werner Klausnitzer, among many others. He has composed and premiered works (written in various forms of notation) for solo piano, various chamber ensembles, and for his main working group, OBLIQUE. Sorey is also a faculty member of the School for Improvisational Music, and at the New School University - teaching private instruction.