From 1980 to 1994, John lived in New York City and
was an active fixture on the New York jazz scene, performing
everywhere from Carnegie Hall, to the nightclubs of
Greenwich Village, to concert stages around the world.
John is actively involved in the jazz scene as a bassist,
bandleader, composer, teacher, clinician and author.
John Goldsby is currently working with the WDR (Westdeutscher
Rundfunk) Big Band on projects with artists such as
McCoy Tyner, Hiram Bullock, Nicholas Payton, Roy Hargrove,
Charlie Mariano, Lee Konitz, Clarke Terry, Gary Bartz,
Eddie Henderson, Phil Woods, Mike Manieri, Jon Faddis,
Alex Acuna, Paquito D'Rivera, Jack Walrath, Bernard
Purdie, Gil Goldstein, Ray Brown, Christian McBride,
John Clayton, Peter Erskine, Jeff Hamilton, John Riley,
Dennis Makrell and others. For more information, check