New Jazz Record Features Two Alumni

New Jazz Record Features Two Alumni
Posted on 01/01/2020
Zaccai Curtis

Drummer Jerome Jennings has worked with legends such as Sonny Rollins, Benny Golson, and Phillip Bailley. His recent release “Solidarity” features playing by two Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Half Day alumni.

On piano is Zaccai Curtis. Zaccai is presently well known in the jazz world working with such greats as Carlos Santana as well as releasing albums on his own. He has been featured in Downbeat Magazine. He composes and performs with his brother “Lucques” in their band “The Curtis Brothers” Their latest album is called “Algorithm.”

On Saxophone, is Academy alumni Josh Evans. Josh presently works as a jazz artist in New York City. He graduated from The Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Half Day in 2001.

You can read the Downbeat article here.

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