Avishai Cohen: Improvising on the Bass

Avishai CohenIsraeli bassist Avishai Cohen is embarking on his North American tour with songs that showcase not only his mastery of the bass, but also his newfound voice. As a founding member of Chick Corea’s sextet ‘Origin’ Cohen traveled the world and honed his craft before embarking on a solo career and creating his own label.

In this podcast he talks about the complexity of balancing composition versus improvisation, how being grounded in the music allows you to explore new territories and why coming back to the U.S. will be such a pleasure.

Photo Credit: Youri Lenquette

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