Since coming to New England a few years ago, Saxophonist, Pianist, and Composer Aaron Gratzmiller has been very active with freelance appearances on multiple albums, EPs, local television programs, radio shows, and nightclubs. He recently graduated from Berklee College of Music (Summa Cum Laude, Performance) in Boston, developing a playing style that incorporates contemporary music into his jazz and blues background. Before college, Aaron began playing piano at age 6 and saxophone shortly after, later going on to work and study in the Pittsburgh area with some of the top regional and touring performers.
- Performances with Kurt Elling, The Four Freshmen, and Antonio Hart.
- Sideman appearances on the Boston Neighborhood Network (BNN), Peabody Public Access,Spain’s Canal SUR TV, and The BIRN.
- Venues include 2012 Pittsburgh First Night Celebration, 2011 GreenFest (Boston), The 2009Elmhurst Jazz Festval (Chicago), The 2012 Watertown Jazz Festival, The Berklee Performance Center, The Middle East (Boston), and Wally’s Cafe Jazz Club (Boston).