The Baltimore Chamber Jazz Society concludes its 2016-2017 season with a performance by award-winning bassist Linda May Han Oh.
Born in Malaysia and raised in Perth, Western Australia, Oh represents the next generation of jazz. She is an active composer, double bassist, and electric bassist, composing music for various ensembles and short films and participating in the BMI Film Composers Workshop and Sundance Labs at Skywalker Ranch.
Oh has performed with musicians such as Joe Lovano, Vijay Iyer, and Kenny Barron. In 2010 Oh was nominated for the Jazz Journalist’s Awards for Up and Coming Artist of the Year, and she has received the award of No. 1 Acoustic Bass Rising Star in the Downbeat Critic’s Poll. Her understated yet highly sophisticated style is this phenomenal bassist's singular mark that characterizes her all her music including her third album Sun Pictures. She is now a member of Pat Metheny’s most recent quartet project....