Ian Bracchitta is a highly experienced jazz musician who has performed
with leading jazz ensembles and headliners as well as Broadway shows on
national tours. A native of Westchester County in New York, he now
resides in the Upstate where he performs as a bassist in the classical,
jazz and popular idioms.
Since 2001, Bracchitta has been a member of the New York-based
classical/jazz ensemble Synchronicity. He has also performed with Dianne
Schuur, Kevin Mahogany, Pat Harbison, George Mesterhazy, Hod O'Brien,
Chris Vadalla, John Stowell, The Nelson Riddle and Cab Calloway
Orchestras. He has performed with the National Broadway Tours of
Chicago, A Chorus Line, Wicked, West Side Story, Legally Blonde and
Grease, to name a few.
An active performer on the jazz scene for more than two decades,
Bracchitta regularly performs at jazz venues and faculty recitals. He is
the principal bassist of the Spartanburg (S.C.) Philharmonic and the
assistant principal bassist of the Greenville (S.C.) Symphony Orchestra.
He has also performed on regional commercials and industrial