Few musicians leave their audiences with a feeling that they
witnessed something amazing.
Artist/Producer/Performer/Arranger/Innovator and Bassist -
Tacuma does just that.
This native Philadelphian has always stretched the old mold of
what and how
a bassist is supposed to play. Tacuma has simply re-defined
In the mid 70's, his creatively free approach to the bass
caught the eye and
ear of the legendary saxophonist Ornette Coleman. Tacuma
member of Coleman's electric band, Prime Time, he toured
with the group
and played on some of Coleman's historic recordings such
as: "Dancing In
Your Head", "Body Meta", and "Of Human Feelings".
As a soloist, Tacuma continued to press the musical envelope
with his debut
album in 1983 entitled simply, "Showstopper"