University of Texas at Austin, MM
Oberlin College, BA
Sasha is represented by Victory Records, Chicago
Sasha Klare-Ayvazian grew up Northampton, an arts community tucked in the rustic beauty of Western, MA. The son of a Folk singer, Sasha grew up surrounded by music and has been playing in one form or another most of his life. Sasha received a BA in Music Theory from Oberlin College and later a MM in Music Education for the University of Texas, Austin.
Sasha now lives in Austin where he performs regularly under his own name and while leading the ‘Orchestral Folk’ ensemble American Dreamer. Sasha also teaches music, leads ensembles, arranges music for string quartets, composes music for film and commercials, and generally leads an ever evolving, rich musical life.