OR BAREKET (IL)
Born in Jerusalem and raised in Buenos-Aires and Tel-Aviv, Or Bareket is currently one of the most in-demand and versatile bassists on the New York City jazz scene
Since moving to New York in 2011, Or has performed, recorded, and toured with a wide array of artists all over the world. Notable collaborations include Ari Hoenig, Jean-Michel Pilc, Aaron Goldberg, Sam Yahel, Jacques Schwartz-Bart, Leon Parker, Chris Potter, Yotam Silberstein, Eli Degibri, Cyrille Aimee, Hamilton De Holanda, Banda Magda, Camila Meza, and his brother Eden Bareket among others.
Bareket’s approach to improvisation/composition is informed by Mediterranean, South American and North African folklores, all interpreted through his deep knowledge and appreciation of the American Jazz tradition.
Bareket’s third album is expected May 2022 on Enja records.