Edmund Velasco

Edmund is a professional musician. He leads his own quintet, which has recorded three CDs, and is a member of the Estrada Brothers Latin Jazz Sextet, and the Chris Williams Sextet.  He has worked with such jazz greats as Joe LaBarbera, Tony Dumas, Luis Conte, Ramon Banda, and many others.  Edmund has composed and/or arranged music for many LBSC productions, including As You Like It, The Taming of the Shrew, Antony and Cleopatra, Cyrano de Bergerac, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Richard III, Alice in Wonderland, Sherlock Holmes and the Scandal in Bohemia, and Mandragola. His arrangements of traditional carols were among the highlights of The Wakefield Second Shepherds Play, and he wrote an entire rock score for our updated version of Euripides’ The Bacchae. More info at