May 10, 2015 Sadiki

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Acute Inflections is a chic duo of an innovative vocalist, Elasea Douglas, and a captivating upright bassist, Sadiki Pierre. Although their instrumentation is minimal, they deliver an intoxicating jazzy, funky and sultry sound. Their novel interpretations of well-known songs, along with their thought provoking and infectious original music, make them one of New York City’s hidden treasures. These lifelong friends regularly perform at corporate events, weddings and upscale events meant to impress. Hearing and seeing them improvise while freely travelling between genres is an immensely delightful experience. An artistic collaboration of the highest order, Acute Inflections’ sophisticated performances mark them for future stardom.

Elasea Douglas is a gifted vocalist and lyricist. Her list of achievements includes performing in the Tony Award winning musical FELA! on Broadway and abroad. She has also performed her own original music locally at venues like The Knitting Factory, Groove Café, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Cafe Wha? and the much famed and celebrated Iridium Jazz Club.

Sadiki Pierre is a talented upright bassist. Because he has performed with numerous classical, jazz, blues, latin and gospel ensembles throughout the Northeast, he is uniquely capable of fusing almost any style of music. His percussive, melodic and groovy bass lines, combined with his hypnotic solos, frequently leave audiences craving for more.

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