John Hyde has been a freelance bassist since 1972. Most recently John has performed with Ranee Lee, Guido Basso, Brad Turner, Ralph Bowen, Lee Konitz and Hugh Fraser's Banff Jazz Orchestra. John is also a composer of music for various projects most recently “John Hyde Quartet”. He has numerous writing, recording, arranging and producing credits with many artists ncluding Jann Arden, Verismo, Onalea Gilbertson, Craig Korth, Amos Garrett, and the poet Sheri-D Wilson.
Performance credits include jazz vocalists Rosemary Clooney, Marion McPartland, Sheila Jordan, Big Miller, Jay Clayton and Mark Murphy and instrumental artists P.J. Perry, Pepper Adams, Bob Mintzer, Bobby Shew, Lockjaw Davis, Hugh Fraser, Tommy Banks and Lee Konitz.