Jeremy Allen (6)

Indiana-based jazz bassist.

Bassist Jeremy Allen has served on the faculty of the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music since 2006. He has performed in the United States and abroad with such jazz luminaries as Fred Hersch, David Liebman, Kenny Wheeler, Bob Brookmeyer, Randy Brecker, Tim Hagans, Eric Alexander, Jerry Bergonzi, Rich Perry and George Garzone.

Allen has been invited to perform at the Terni (Italy) Jazz Festival, the Bonn Beethovenfest, the International Association of Jazz Educators Conferences in New York City and in Toronto, the inaugural Jazz Educator's Network Convention in St. Louis, the Iowa City Jazz Festival and at the United Nations headquarters.

He has presented master classes and papers at the University of Illinois Urbana—Champaign, Idaho State University, the University of Rhode Island, the Leeds (U.K.) Jazz Conference and at high schools throughout Massachusetts, Virginia and Indiana.

As a recording artist, Allen can be heard on releases by Bob Brookmeyer and Kenny Wheeler, the Luke Gillespie Trio, the Steve Allee Quintet, the Ayn Inserto Jazz Orchestra, Sara Caswell, the x-tet, the Dave Lisik Jazz Orchestra, the afrojazz ensemble Sankofa, the quartet Chelsea Square and many others. He has recorded for labels Artists House Music and Cadence Records and recently founded his own label, Watercourse Records, for the release of his own music and that of the ensembles with which he is involved.

At the Jacobs School, Allen teaches private lessons to jazz bass majors, directs one of the school's four jazz big bands, coaches jazz combos of various sizes and operates the program's Rhythm Section Master Class along with colleagues Steve Houghton, Luke Gillespie, Corey Christiansen and Michael Spiro.


Jeremy Allen (6) Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

AH006 Jeremy Allen (6) - Island album art Bob Brookmeyer & Kenny Wheeler Bob Brookmeyer & Kenny Wheeler - Island(CD, Album + DVD, Multichannel) Artists House AH006 US 2003 Sell This Version
GCR 111 Jeremy Allen (6) - Coming Through Slaughter: The Bolden Legend album art Dave Lisik Orchestra, David Lisik Dave Lisik Orchestra, David Lisik - Coming Through Slaughter: The Bolden Legend(CD, Album) Galloping Cow Music GCR 111 US 2009 Sell This Version
PRCD017 Jeremy Allen (6) - Ritmos Unidos album art Ritmos Unidos Ritmos Unidos - Ritmos Unidos(CD, Album) Patois Records (3) PRCD017 US 2014 Sell This Version
OA2 22109 Jeremy Allen (6) - Untold Stories album art Mark Buselli Mark Buselli - Untold Stories(CD, Album) OA2 Records OA2 22109 US 2014 Sell This Version
TRR-002 Jeremy Allen (6) - All I Know album art Rachel Caswell Rachel Caswell - All I Know(CD, Album) Turtle Ridge Records TRR-002 US 2015 Sell This Version
JC1022 Jeremy Allen (6) - Freespace album art AHA! Quintet AHA! Quintet - Freespace(CD, Album) Jazz Compass JC1022 US Unknown Sell This Version