George Kaye is a bassist and Jazz instructor with a Bachelors Degree in Jazz Bass from Manhattan School of Music. He teaches bass and the elements of jazz for any instrument.
Residing in Holyoke, MA, he performs at various venues in Western Mass such as Castle St and the Vermont Jazz Center and occasionally abroad. George also maintains a recording studio in NYC.
George worked and recorded with Houston Person and Etta Jones from 1996-2001. He also performed and/or recorded with Nicholas Peyton, Jimmy Giuffre, Dakota Staton, Jack Walrath, Slide Hampton, Zoot Sims, Clark Terry, Al Grey, Randy Brecker, Jackie Terrason and many others. He has performed at the Village Vanguard, the Blue Note (NYC and Tokyo) , The Jazz Bakery, and at festivals throughout the world.