Inspired by the legendary West Coast Jazz of the 50s and 60s…!
… Sort of like Braxton Circle meets Coleman Trio meets Zappa …meets Brubeck!! challenging and consistently fascinating… a variety of surprises with layers of complex.
Centazzo’s music is in between modern jazz and contemporary classical music.
The balance between writing and the quirky solos is just right.
(BLG, Downtown Music Gallery, NY)
The West Coast Chamber Jazz Trio, recently formed, remains faithful to its name, in the sense that the undoubted chamber size and the jazz component, apparent in rhythmic melodic lines and improvisation always kept under control, are beautifully conjugated in the narrative modes, colloquialisms and relaxed of the Californian jazz, not only from the fifties and sixties, but also that one of the most recent landings …
(Libero Farne’, All About Jazz)