MICHAEL ECKROTH, pianist and keyboardist, is a native of Phoenix Arizona and currently resides in Jackson Heights, NY. He is currently completing his PhD degree in jazz performance at NYU as well as leading and co-leading a number of projects in varied genres of music.
MIchael is currently preparing for release the album Piano and Rhythm with a cast of New York latin greats. Recently the group La Voz De Tres released the album Sueños Y Delirios. In recent years, Michael has participated in a number of recordings- including the first self-titled La Voz De Tres album, Ron McClure Quartet "Crunch Time", Travis Sullivan Quartet "New Directions", Greg Diamond "Shift", a live DVD filmed in Brazil with Paul McCandless and Alieksey Vianna, "Ebano", DEFtrio's debut album "Bushwicked", Kenny Shanker Quartet's "Steppin' Up", Giuseppe Milici's "Amarsi Un Po", Afromantra's "This Side of Mestisaje", Asuka Kakitani Jazz Orchestra's "Bloom", as well as the Chulo Records albums "Melaza" and "Peliroja". » more
From 2010-2012 Michael toured extensively with the John Scofield new quartet. This group played in many of the major club venues in the United States as well as numerous venues and festivals in over 20 countries. He has also appeared on NPR radio and in a french-produced DVD in live performances with Scofield's quartet.
In recent years, Michael has performed at the Jazz al Parque Festival in Colombia, the Havana international Jazz Festival in Cuba, the Savassi Jazz festival in Brazil, the Lagos Jazz series in Nigeria and the Jazz Improv Festival in NYC. WIth La Voz De Tres, Eckroth recently toured the west coast of the U.S. including venues like Tempe Center for the Arts. He has also recently performed at many local venues including Blue Note, ZInc Bar, Smoke, Birdland, Nu Blu and Cornelia Street Cafe. » Contact Michael
|Nelson Riveros Quartet||Oct 12||https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Iridiumfirstname.lastname@example.org,-73.983487,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0x6b395082ed73d5cdThe Iridium Jazz Club, New York, NY
|La Voz De Tres with Natalia Bernal and Jason Ennis||October 15||https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Georgetown+Universityemail@example.com,-77.0722585,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0x1c9d6d0554662882Georgetown University, Washington DC
|Rico Vibes||Oct 16||https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Sunnyfirstname.lastname@example.org,-74.0168551,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x89c25a8f4af5c695:0x8d30779dcabbf19Sunny's, Red Hook, NY
|Gerry Gibbs Bitches Brew project||Oct 18||https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Fat+Catemail@example.com,-74.0033342,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x89c259947eaab2dd:0x52bfaaf1f898bd17Fat Cat, NYC
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