© 2019 by ALVIS REID.

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About

Born a natural Bassist in the city of Kingston Jamaica to a family of very talented musicians. This environment would culture a love and passion for music that would cause his natural talent to unfold. 

In year 2003, Reid joined the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, where he would begin to play his first professional concerts with classmates and teachers. Not long after, the style of the young musician was required in numerous bands for concerts across Jamaica, the Caribbean and in USA.  

Alvis moved to Austria in year 2008 to further his studies in music. This would give him the opportunity to tour with various bands in Europe. He was invited to Croatia by well-known Jazz Guitarist Elvis Stanic to perform at the Jazz Extempore Festival in Opatija, along with the Tavitjan Brothers from Macedonia, fusing musical styles from all three countries in the form of jazz.

 

Alvis Currently resides in Austria as the bassist for kult band Erste Allgemeine Verunsicherung. He also plays with EGON7, Kixx-Symphonics, Dero & Klumzy and a number of side projects. 

"Play for the music"