Born in London, England, Fima Ephron moved to New York at age three.
After starting playing bass at age thirteen, Fima attended New York City’s
famed music and art high school and was playing professionally by age
fourteen. He has gone on to perform and record with a cross section
of some of the greatest talent in the music industry: Walter Becker,
David Torn, Gil Scott Heron, Natalie Merchant, Meshell N’Degeocello,
Screaming Headless Torsos, Kurt Rosenwinkle, Ben Monder, Chris
Potter, Wayne Krantz, Don Byron, David Sancious, Adina Menzel,
Alana Davis, Morley, Steve Bernstein And Millennial Territory Orchestra,
Groove Collective, Alex Sipiagin, Hasidic New Wave, David Fiuczynski/
John Medeski’s ‘Lunar Crush’, Yeoffi, Jeb Loi Nichols, Franklyn Kiermyer,
Jaki Byard and the Apollo Stompers, Rise Robots Rise, John Zorn, Brad
Shepik and the commuters, Frank London, Nate Smith and Kinfolk,
Adam Rogers Dice, to name a few.
Fima has two acclaimed releases of his own: Soulmachine on the Tzadik
label and his self released Quiet City. He also co-led the acclaimed
group “Lost Tribe” and currently leads his own quartet which will release
its debut recording in 2018. He continues to reside in New York City.