Claire Haas is a musician, composer, and trombonist based in Oakland, CA. Her compositions seek to be in dialogue with her communities, in service of collective expression, inspiration, and challenge. She enjoys playing popular musics from the Americas, particularly Brazilian samba, frevo, and choro, and North American jazz. She is a member of Mission Delirium, a Bay Area based brass band collective, and Gringa, and band of women playing Brazilian Popular Music (MPB).
Photo credit: Pamela Perez Fotografia