Or Bareket

Bassist and composer based in NYC

About Me

Born in Jerusalem and raised in Buenos-Aires and Tel-Aviv, Or Bareket is quickly establishing himself as one of the most versatile bassists on the NYC jazz scene. Winner of the 1st prize at the International Society of Bassists' jazz competition in 2011, Or’s diverse heritage informs his distinct style. His approach to improvisation is informed by Mediterranean, South American, and North African folklores, all interpreted through his deep knowledge and appreciation of the American Jazz tradition. Since moving to New York, Or has performed, recorded, and toured with a wide array of artists all over the world. Notable names include Ari Hoenig, Jean-Michel Pilc,Sam Yahel, The 3 Cohens, Don Friedman, Eliot Zigmund, Billy Hart, Victor Lewis, Gilad Hekselman, Cyrille Aimee, and Yotam Silberstein.

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