Since moving to New York from Montreal, Canada, Aaron Shragge has performed with multi-instrumentalist Daniel Carter, Jon Gibson, The Sam Roberts Band, drummer Ken Shalk, Akim Funk Buddha, and Medeski Martin and Wood's Billy Martin at such venues as Symphony Space, Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, The Blue Note, CBGB's and The Tenri Cultural Institute. In addition to an appearance on Billy Martins Record 'Starlings' Aaron's first film score for the Documentary 'Instructions to the Cook a Documentary on Bernie Glassman' premiered at the Maezumi Institute in October 2006.
Aaron has a BFA in Jazz and Contemporary Music from New School University. He has studied improvisation with Kenny Werner, and is currently studying trumpet with Laurie Frink,
Shakuhachi with Ronnie Nyogetsu Seldin and North Indian Vocals with Michael Harrison. Aaron has also had the great honor of studying with Japanese Shakuhachi Master Yoshio Kurahashi and Indian Vocal Guru Mashkoor Ali Khan.