Nick Dunston (b. 1996) is a bassist, composer, scholar, and cross-disciplinary collaborator who works with original and experimental music. His performances have spanned a variety of venues across North America and Europe, including at the Bern Jazz Festival in Switerland, Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland, Sardegna Jazz Festival in Italy, Vinterjazz Festival in Denmark, Edition Festival for Other Music in Sweden, Guimarães Jazz Festival in Portugal, Monterey Jazz Festival in California, Berlin Jazz Festival in Germany, and the Jantar Jazz Festival in Poland. he's performed with Tyshawn Sorey, Matt Wilson, Jeff Lederer, Amirtha Kidambi, Vijay Iyer, Jeff "Tain" Watts, and more. As a composer, he's written for and collaborated for a wide range of artists, from solo instrumentalists to performance artists. As a writer, he's contributed monthly to Hot House jazz magazine since 2016. Nick currently studies at The New School and is on track to graduate with a BA degree in Contemporary Music and a BFA degree in Jazz Performance.