More about Angelica Sanchez

Pianist/Composer/Educator/Arranger Angelica Sanchez moved to New York from Arizona in 1994. Since moving to the East Coast Sanchez has collaborated with such notable artists as: Wadada Leo Smith, Paul Motian, Richard Davis, , Chris Lightcap, Rob Mazurek, Tim Berne, Mario Pavone, Ben Monder amongst others.


Masters in Jazz Arranging from William Paterson University



Angelica Sanchez Trio, w/ Michael Formanek &Tyshawn Sorey, "Float the Edge, "

Richard Davis Group, w/ Aska Kaneko & Andrew Cyrille, TBA

Wadada Leo Smith / Angelica Sanchez   -  Twine Forest,  Clean Feed Records

Angelica Sanchez Quintet -  Wires & Moss, Clean Feed Records

Rob Mazurek -  Pulsar Quartet,  Delmar Records

Harris Eisenstadt  - September Trio, Clean Feed Records

Angelica Sanchez  - A Little House ,  Clean Feed Records

Wadada Leo Smith Organic   - Hearts Reflection,  Cuneiform

Angelica Sanchez  - Life Between , Clean Feed Records

Malaby/Sanchez Rainey  - Alive in Brooklyn - Sarama Records

Recognition & Awards

Recipient of a French/American Chamber Music America grant (2008) 

Rockefeller Brothers Pocantico artist residency (2011)

Feature on NPR Weekend Edition (2011)