Edwin G. Schuller (b. Jan. 11, 1955) is an American jazz bassist and composer.
Schuller learned clarinet and guitar as a child and switched to bass at age 15; that year he had his first professional appearances with Ricky Ford. He studied at the New England Conservatory of Music.
Schuller has played with Lee Konitz, Joe Lovano, Ted Curson, Dave Liebman, Abbey Rader, Jimmy Knepper, Clark Terry, Ran Blake, Paul McCandless, Billy Hart, Mat Maneri, Marty Ehrlich, and Roland Hanna, and has toured with Lovano, Paul Motian, Tim Berne, Jim Pepper, Pat Martino, Mal Waldron, Uli Lenz, Karl Berger, Gerry Hemingway, Marty Cook, Nicolas Simian, Perry Robinson, Barry Miles, Terry Silverlight, Mingus Epitaph and Jaki Byard. He has played on over 60 recordings and been a member of numerous collective ensembles.
- Conspiracy (EmArcy, 1983)
- The Eleventh Hour (Enja/Tutu, 1993)
- To Know Where One Is (GM, 1995)
- Mu-Point (Tutu, 1996)
- Snake Dancing (Tutu, 1996)
- Force (Tutu, 1996)
- Art of the Duo (Tutu, 2001)
- Ong Song: Music for Acoustic Bass (GM, 2002)
- As It Grows (Hathut, 2004)
With Tim Berne
With Anat Fort
With Russ Lossing
- Dreamer (Double-Time, 2000)
- As It Grows (HatOLOGY, 2002)
With Joe Lovano
With Paul Motian
- Psalm (ECM, 1982)
- The Story of Maryam (Soul Note, 1984)
- Jack of Clubs (Soul Note, 1985)
- Misterioso (Soul Note, 1987)
With Night Ark
- Treasures (Traditional Crossroads, 2000)
With Jim Pepper
With Herb Robertson
With Mal Waldron
- Mal, Dance and Soul (Tutu, 1988)
- Quadrologue at Utopia (Tutu, 1989)
- More Git' Go at Utopia (Tutu, 1989)
- Mal, Verve, Black & Blue (Tutu, 1994)
With Uli Lenz
With Tom Varner
- Motion/Stillness (Soul Note, 1982)
- "Ed Schuller | Album Discography | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 24 December 2016.
- Leonard Feather and Ira Gitler, The Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz. Oxford, 1999, pp. 587-88.