Pete Van Nostrand was born and raised in Binghamton, NY. A graduate of
Rutgers University, and The Juilliard School, he has been around New
York since 2000 and has been called on to perform with Steve Davis,
Jeremy Pelt, Eric Reed, Aaron Parks, Gerald Clayton, Chihiro Yamanaka,
Dan Nimmer, Jeb Patton, Jim Rotundi, Mike LeDonne, Paula West, Sachal
Vasandani, among many others. More recently has has been working with
Kenny Barron, Brian Lynch, Jimmy Heath, Kurt Elling, The Clayton
Brothers, and Natalie Cole.
Currently he can be heard touring with the
Aaron Dhiel Quartet, Cécile McLorin Salvant, and the Gerald Clayton
trio. A supportive sideman and young veteran of the New York City Jazz
scene, he continues to keep busy in New York and on the road.