The rhythm section is tight and enthusiastic and Liu, in addition to his writing, proves a very capable jazz pianist on this often-infectious set.
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Composer, arranger and pianist Dongfeng Liu draws on musical influences from his native China, fusing them with American jazz harmonies and Caribbean rhythms. China Caribe uncovers buried pages of history of Chinese immigrants journeying to the Americas as early as the 1860s. On this album we hear cultures collide – a new sound, a unique […]
― Downbeat 2018
He has produced a kaleidoscopic work that is global in scope.