Jeremy Ylvisaker

Jeremy Ylvisaker

bio

Jeremy Ylvisaker is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer, teacher who has worked with John Prine, Bon Iver, Bruce Hornsby, Jenny Lewis, Andrew Bird, Sandra Bernhard, Damo Suzuki (Can), Anais Mitchell, Brother Ali, members of Prince’s New Power Generation, Mouse on Mars, Swamp Dogg, The Suburbs, Merce Cunningham dance company, film maker Chuck Statler, and many others playing on five continents in venues such as the Sydney Opera House, Carnegie Hall, The Cape Town Jazz Festival, The Ed Sullivan Theater (The Late Show with David Letterman), and other television programs including Austin City Limits and the Colbert Report. He composes and improvises a variety of instrumental music, some to accompany dance performances such as Chris Schlicting’s “Stripe Tease," some for use in films such as "Reframed: Forgotten Film Remembered" (Walker permanent collection), "Pitchfork Unsung: Dan Corrigan," and "Rhythmic" (feat. Andrew Bird). Some just for listening while you do your thing. 

Jeremy put out two solo records in 2017 (Malibu Hymnal and Dimebag) as well several as a member of the group Alpha Consumer.