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Algorithm

Label: Truth Revolution Records
Released: 2019
Track listing: Three Points and a Sphere; Phi; Chief; Parametric; Torus; The Professor; Undefined; Staircase of Mount Meru; Sensei.

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

The Curtis Brothers: Algorithm

Read "Algorithm" reviewed by Troy Dostert

It says something about Art Blakey's decades-long mentorship of younger musicians that many of them continue to pay it forward, bringing into maturity a new generation of hard-boppers who are maintaining Blakey's indomitable spirit. Enter the Curtis Brothers—pianist Zaccai and bassist Luques—who have benefited enormously from the Blakey disciples they're partnered with on their latest release, ...

Syzygy

Label: Truth Revolution Records
Released: 2017
Track listing: Afro Blue; Hallucinations; Bebop; Betcha By Golly Wow; Yes or No; Syzygy; Start the World I Want To Get On; All of You; Hi-Heel Sneakers; What's Going On; Cheer Up Charlie; Quicksilver

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Curtis Brothers Quartet: Syzygy

Read "Syzygy" reviewed by Paul Rauch

Jazz music is constantly in a state of flux. It feeds off of new ideas and innovation to keep the music vital, and growing. The mantle is passed from generation to generation, eschewing the infective glare of pop notoriety to maintain the artistic presence that moves the music forward, now seventeen years into a new century. ...

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Curtis Anew

Featuring the music of The Curtis Brothers
Duration: 15:44

Live at the Kennedy Center - Zaccai Curtis: Piano;Luques Curtis: Bass; Reinaldo De Jesus:Percussion;Ludwig Afonso: Drums

NEWS: RECORDING

The Curtis Brothers - Completion of Proof (2011)

The Curtis Brothers - Completion of Proof (2011)

The virile, confrontational jazz of the 1960s is reborn on the Curtis Brothers' Completeion of Proof. Siblings Luques and Zaccai Curtis perform in the brash, muscular style of Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, even as they confront thorny moral issues with the same veracity as John Coltrane. Luques (bass) and Zaccai (piano) cement the Blakey connection by ...


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