Emiliano Lasansky is a jazz musician, bassist, composer and educator currently based in New York City.
Originally from Iowa City, Iowa, Emiliano is the grandson of artist Mauricio Lasansky and was born into a
family of visual artists. From an early age he spent much time in his families’ studios surrounded by their
art. Emiliano began on violin and electric bass at a young age, but switched to upright bass as his interest
in jazz grew. After graduating from Iowa City West High, Emiliano attended the Eastman School of Music in
Rochester, New York where he studied with professor Jeff Campbell