Welcome to the website of Alec Katz – pianist, arranger, composer and educator
“What Alec has, beyond this profound knowledge and creative fluency, is the ability to operate beyond the superficial and to think about music the way the most creative and communicative musicians do.” – Chuck Israels
With a professional experience of more than 20 years, Alec Katz has performed and recorded with such jazz masters as Slide Hampton, Arnie Lawrence, Eric Alexander, Donald Harrison, Kevin Mahogany, Chuck Israels.
Alec leads his own Trio and projects with the vocalist Simona Arones. Besides being an in-demand player, Alec Katz is a dedicated music educator. He is available for concerts, events, recording sessions, workshops, one-on-one and group lessons and ensemble instruction.
New Album Available!
The recording with Chuck Israels and Yonatan Rosen “Live At Milestone” is here! It is available for digital purchase & download.
Marc Myers’ article on his famous JazzWax blog about Alec Katz collaboration with the legendary bassist and composer Chuck Israels