A graduate of the East Carolina and Towson University jazz programs, Shawn Simon is a sought-after bassist on the East Coast traditional jazz and popular music circuit. Currently on the faculty at Loyola University, he has had the privilege to perform with a variety of jazz artists, including Terrell Stafford, Tim Warfield, Warren Wolf, William Goffigan, and Nicholas Payton.
Armed with advanced classical training from Baltimore School for the Arts and an extensive jazz education at University of the Arts, Ed Hrybyk’s bass playing is nothing short of world-class. August 2018 marks the public release of “Bright Moments,” his debut album. Ed recently received the 2018 Maryland Arts Council’s Individual Artist Award for Non-Classical Composition.
He is featured on three albums with Ultrafaux, three with the Hot Club of Baltimore, and one with Sonny Nelson and Unity Reggae Band. Ed has established himself as a top-call bassist in DC, Baltimore, and New Orleans performing alongside esteemed musicians such as, Warren Wolf, Davon Fleming, Sean Jones, Stephane Wremble, and Russell Welch.
Ed’s full schedule is available on his website at www.edhrybykbass.com
Admission: $15 in advance /$18 at door /$10 full-time students with ID