Bassist and composer based in NYC
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.