Oded Tzur with Shai Maestro, Petros Klampanis & Ziv Ravitz - Translator's Note (2017)
Jazz | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 00:43:32 | 99 MB
Label: Yellowbird Records | Release Year: 2017
In 2012, Oded led a rehearsal in Brooklyn with Shai Maestro, Petros Klampanis and Ziv Ravitz. The immediate connection between the four musicians led to the creation of the Oded Tzur Quartet, an ensemble that explores relationships between the jazz setting and Indian musics melodic architecture. Oded Tzur is a New York City based saxophonist, composer and bandleader. His work draws on Indian classical music and Jazz, and explores fundamental connections between different musical traditions. Tzur is also responsible for the development of ''Middle Path'', a saxophone technique that extends the instrument's microtonal capacity. Coming from the Tel Aviv jazz scene Oded Tzurs musical background consisted of rigorous training in a number of musical styles.