For over 40 years, Nat Reeves has been one of the top bassists in jazz. His supportive and stimulating playing has uplifted a countless number of sessions and recording dates (most notably with the great altoists Jackie McLean and Kenny Garrett). He has lead his own CDs State of Emergency and Blue Ridge. Both as a performer and an educator, he has made a strong impact on the jazz world.

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An in-depth interview with bassist Nat Reeves on “Jazz Talk”

Latest Recordings:

Ron Blake Mistaken Identity

Mistaken Identity

Release Date: 10/13/23

Shawnn Monteiro You Are There

You Are There

Release Date: 9/01/21

Shawnn Monteiro, vocals
Kenny Barron, piano
Nat Reeves, bass
Joe Farnsworth, drums
Mike Renzi, piano
Dave Zinno, bass
Steve Langone, drums

Jim Snidero Waves of Calm

Waves of Calm

Release Date: 3/08/19

Jim Snidero, Alto Saxophone/Composer
Jeremy Pelt, trumpet
Orrin Evans, piano/Fender Rhodes
Nat Reeves, double bass
Jonathan Barber, drums

Nat Reeves Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge

Release Date: 8/24/18

Steve Davis, trombone
Rick Germanson, piano
Eric McPherson, drums
Josh Bruneau, trumpet

Jackie McLean Quartet Montreal 88

Montreal ’88

Release Date: 07/13/2018


Release Date: 04/24/2018

Jim Snidero, alto saxophone
Jeremy Pelt, trumpet
David Hazeltine, piano
Nat Reeves, bass
Billy Drummond, drums

Ancestral Calling: Music of the Spirit

Release Date: 09/15/2017

Rene McLean, reeds
Nat Reeves, bass
Hotep Galeta, piano
Carl Allen, drums
Kimati Dinizulu

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