Yuri Katz, (also credited as Yurri Katz and Yuri Kattz) is a Ukraine-born American musician, arranger, and music producer.

Katz worked on different recording projects by DJ Felli Fel,[citation needed]Jamie Kennedy and Stu Stone (engineer, mixing)[1]Howard McCrary,[citation needed]Ya Boy,[citation needed] BooSkills[2][not in citation given] and others.

Born on July 15, 1973 to a musician mother. After graduating music school as a woodwinds player Katz studied jazz and arranging at Gnessin State Musical College.

In 1999, Katz formed an electronica band named Access Denied[3][not in citation given] with composer-keyboardist Anatoly Stolboff.[4] They released a world music New Age[5] album titled Intermesh.[6]

Selected discography

  • Access Denied — Intermesh (2000)
  • Lotus Lounge Vol.2 compilation (2001) (song: Access Denied "Dawn (Between River and Sea)")

Production credits