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September 2, 2016

Fall 2016 Tour

The quartet will return to Europe this Fall for 9 concerts in Germany, Belgium, The Netherlands and France, including two nights at the Duc Des Lombards in Paris. These concerts will showcase the music of the quartet's upcoming album, "Translator's Note", which will be released in 2017 on Enja Records.

The album is both a departure from and a continuance of Like a Great River, the quartet's debut, which was released in 2015 and reviewed on Radio France, German National Radio, Downbeat Magazine, Jazz Thing (Germany), CD Journal (Japan) and more.

January 18, 2016

Downbeat Magazine

Tzur has been working on incorporating the depth and authenticity of Indian classical music into his own compositions for over a decade now. Last month's issue of Downbeat Magazine included a review of the album, focusing on this very issue.

From Oded's Blog

February 7, 2016

Bela Discovers Overtone Singing

Today on Bela Discovers we will learn that a singer can sing two notes at the same time. Or rather, that we are all singing many notes at the same time, but some of us have learned to make those […]

February 6, 2016

Bela Discovers Min Xiao-Fen

Today on Bela Discovers we will explore the truly hypnotizing musicianship of Min Xiao-Fen. I first heard about her from a mutual friend in The Netherlands, and going to see her concert was one of the first things I did […]

Upcoming Shows

Date City Venue Details
19 Jan 2017 | 8:00pm New York, NY, United States Cornelia Street Café Oded Tzur Quartet
NY Israeli Jazz Festival
11 Feb 2017 | 2:00pm Eilat, Israel Red Sea Jazz Festival Oded Tzur Quartet
12 Feb 2017 | 8:00pm Tel Aviv, Israel The Zone Oded Tzur Quartet
13 Feb 2017 | 8:00pm Raanana, Israel Raanana Music Center Oded Tzur Quartet
15 Feb 2017 | 8:30pm Tilburg, Netherlands Paradox Oded Tzur Quartet
16 Feb 2017 | 8:00pm Leipzig, Germany Horns Erben Oded Tzur Quartet
13 Oct 2017 | 9:00pm Lausanne, Switzerland Chorus Oded Tzur Quartet
2 Dec 2017 | 8:00pm Edmonton, Canada Yardbird Suite Oded Tzur Quartet