Tomas Ulrich

Instrumental & Vocal Department (Cello), NYC Community Programs

Cellist-Composer Tomas Ulrich received music degrees from Boston University and the Manhattan School of Music. In addition to his classical music activities, Mr. Ulrich has performed and recorded with such artists as Anthony Davis, Joe Lovano, Alice and Ravi Coltrane, Anthony Braxton, McCoy Tyner, Aretha Franklin, Natalie Merchant and many others. He has written music for film, theater and instrumental performance and he can be heard on more than 100 CDs in a wide variety of musical styles and settings. Tomas has performed throughout Europe, Japan, South America, Canada and the United States. Jay Collins from Signal to Noise has written that “Tomas Ulrich is surely one of the most accomplished and intriguing cellists in improvised music, with a brilliant technical mastery and ability to play prickly improv, jazz, classical, film music or pretty much anything he desires.”

S-ZTrevor Tamashiro