Three time Downbeat Rising Jazz violinist Ma*JiD ecstatically celebrates the release of his newest album, Sound Of A Flower. The culmination of an eight year journey, the album features special guests Squala Orphan (Brooklyn MC/Guru's Jazzmatazz Alum), Sfumato Symphony Orchestra, and Cyrus Aaron (acclaimed Poet/ Activist/TV Personality).
Ma*JiD's music is defined by its angelic string sounds, aboriginal electric bass grooves, lush harmonic textures layered with a combination of acoustic/electric sounds and its heavy hip-hop influenced drums. The album itself is music that chronicles the development of jazz music from a New Orleans juke joint, a highly technical musical view of a modern city, a gospel bound violin with orchestra in a great hall and a socially conscience street anthem with the trap music swag to match.
"Majid has a unique blend of improvisation, groove and technical sophistication" -Wynton Marsalis
"He really plays the language of jazz" -T.S. Monk
"The Most Killing Jazz Violinist Out Now" -Antonio Hart
"Taking jazz violin in a new direction" -John Blake Jr.
"Rising Jazz Violinist 2015-2017" -Downbeat Magazine
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