Lauren Elizabeth Baba is a violinist, violist, composer, arranger, and improviser living in Los Angeles specializing in performing and composing creative improvised music as well as jazz, classical, folk, avant-guarde, chamber, pop, and experimental styles.
Lauren is composer, conductor and director of her 17-piece experimental big band, theBABAorchestra. Features include Downbeat, JAZZIZ, 2012 ASCAP Young Jazz Composer Award for original big band composition “144” and commission by Los Angeles Jazz Society through 2018 New Note Artist Award, premiering at 2018 Angel City Jazz Festival.
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