Kyle Wilson has been an integral member of the creative music community in New York City for over 15 years and has been involved with an eclectic variety of musical projects. He continues to strive to make inspiring music, forge new creative collaborations and build community through the arts.
Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Kyle studied with local legend Bob Price, and was accepted to The High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. Surrounded by a rich tradition and forward-thinking creative environment, it was here that he cultivated the foundations for the music he plays today.
After HSPVA, Kyle attended The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in New York City and graduated with a BFA in Jazz Performance. He has performed and toured with amazing musicians such as Dr. Lonnie Smith, Matt Brewer, Adam Cruz, Ben Street, Rodney Green, Pete Rende, Gilad Hekselman, Noah Garabedian and Ben van Gelder, among others. He currently resides in Brooklyn, NY and is currently involved with The Martin Nevin Group, Ben van Gelder’s Medallion, The Slim Tones and his own projects, The Burnt Ends and SHWILSON.