Nick Tucker

Bassist Nick Tucker is an active freelance musician in Central and Southern Indiana. He currently resides in his hometown, Indianapolis. Nick performs extensively in all areas of music with numerous jazz, Latin, and rock groups throughout the Midwest. He has performed with such greats as Rich Perry, Alan Pasqua, Peter Erskine, Randy Brecker, Mike Clark, Bobby Watson, Stefon Harris, and many others. Nick has performed all over the United States, as well as in Europe and South America. Nick holds a Bachelor’s degree in Jazz Studies and Music Recording/Technology from the University of Indianapolis and a Master’s degree in Jazz Studies from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in Bloomington. Nick is an alumnus of the Stean’s Institute Jazz Program at Ravinia where he studied with David Baker, Curtis Fuller, Rufus Reid, and Nathan Davis. He co-leads the Tucker Brothers with his brother Joel Tucker, and is a member of the Indianapolis Jazz Collective, Eliot Bigger, and Clint Breeze and the Groove.

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