release date: 17.06.2022 via Tapestry Records
“Felipe Salles blends the visceral and the cerebral… infusing classical modernist strains with the buoyant rhythms of his Brazilian homeland.”
– Carlo Wolff, JazzTimes
“ [Salles has] gravitas as an authentic, original voice… an artist who presents the full gamut of musical possibility.” – Jay Deshpande, All About Jazz
Tiyo’s Songs of Life, out June 17 via Tapestry Records, features pianist Zaccai Curtis, bassist Avery Sharpe and drummer Jonathan Barber, premiering compositions written while Salah-El served a life sentence without possibility of parole.