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Jang Eun Bae

A native of South Korea, Jangeun Bae obtained both a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Masters degree from the esteemed music program at the University of North Texas. She served as a teaching fellow and exhibited great potential and qualities as an educator of Jazz. Engaging in several projects, her most notable was directing the keyboard ensemble “The Zebras”. She was subsequently invited to perform at several highly revered jazz series such as the International Association of Jazz Educators, the 2004 Betty Carter Jazz Ahead Concert Series, and the Banff International Workshop in Jazz and Creative Music.

JB rose to international prominence with notable performances at several International Jazz festivals. She has played in appearances at the Toronto International Jazz Festival (Canada), the Jarasum International Jazz festival – one of the largest Jazz festivals in Asia (Korea), the Seoul International Jazz festival (Korea), and Taichung International Jazz festival (Taiwan). She has garnered critical acclaim during her tours of Japan and Europe. JB mainly performs and collaborates on musical projects and activities in both Seoul and New York.

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