Bassist - composer - Englishman in New York 

   “make no mistake, this music jumps out of the speakers, commands attention, and is well worth repeated listening”

Michael G. Nastos of All Music Guide


Bassist, composer, pianist, Howard Britz takes his inspiration from Jazz, Blues, Afro-Cuban New Orleans, Gospel, Motown & classical music, whether through his big toned, swinging bass playing, unique compositions, leading groups or supporting as a sideman, you hear a musician deeply in touch with the roots of the music while forging his own path.

What they say . . . . . . . . . . . .

"...a first rate swinger with considerable soloistic skills," JAZZ TIMES Bill Milkoswki 

"For the whole evening Howard was a marvelous communicator"  Nottingham Evening Post, Trudie Squires  

"Howard Britz’s ‘Here I Stand’ raises the bar from both compositional and bass-playing perspectives" EJAZZ NEWS Review by John Stevenson 

“Here I Stand” is a burner of an album and one you will play often. With superlative charts that capture nice melodies and harmonies" EJAZZ NEWS, Edward Blanco " 

“His knack for getting into the groove whenever possible, and by doing this being the focal point while allowing his musicians to live and breathe in the music, is a testament to what he is as a musician and artist" John Book (The Run-off-Groove) 

Made in Brooklyn

Here I Stand

 The Feeling of Jazz

 The Future, The Past

Howard Britz CD Made in Brooklyn Here I Stand CD by Howard Britz Howard Britz - CD The Feeling of Jazz