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Five Reasons Why Music Lovers Need to Hear NABATÉ ISLES’ Album, “Eclectic Excursions”

Grammy Award-winning trumpeter/composer, Nabaté Isles presents his debut album, Eclectic Excursions, just in time for summer 2018. 
The album is produced by multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer/keyboardist Sam Barsh, who has written/produced  numerous recordings and commercially released songs including hits for Kendrick Lamar, Joey BadA$$, and Macy Gray
1. It’s more than just jazz. One of his first singles released offers a blend of Hip-Hop rhymes, soulful R&B vocals, and Isles’ riveting trumpeting in a blend that any music lover will appreciate. It’s a funky synergy of sounds and if you listen, I’m sure you’ll agree:
2. NABATÉ ISLES is a Grammy-Award winning artist, and just as his industry peers have applauded and honored his gifts, so has a large and ever-growing international audience of fans.
3. His new releases are perfect for your ‘smooth summer jam’ and it brings spice with songs like…
Find Your Light (feat. Alita Moses)
4. NABATÉ ISLES makes for a great interview and lecturer — and his music comes with him! Behind the sound is a signature style that only he brings 
along with:
  • His musical and composition savvy
  • The roster of acclaimed talent he has performed, toured and/or recorded with including

Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def), Christian McBride, Kenny Lattimore, Philip Bailey, Fantasia, Jeffrey Osborne, Jill Scott, and Dianne Reeves, and more.

  • His lessons learned–all make for compelling interviews live, on air, or in print — he’ll keep your audience informed and entertained!
5. He’s probably coming to a city near you one day soon, as he gears up for performances with his band and speaking engagements. So why not grab him while the summer is hot — his new music is a sizzling soundtrack for it!
Nabate Isles is a Grammy-winning trumpeter/composer. He composed a solo double bass composition called ‘Lessons’, which was premiered by world-renowned double bassist James VanDemark at Louisiana State University. He instructed actor Rob Brown as trumpeter Delmond Lambreaux on the HBO series, Treme.
As a performer, Isles was part of both of Christian McBride Big Band’s Grammy-winning albums, The Good Feeling (2012) and Bringin’ It (2018) as well as the band’s performance at the White House for the last concert under President BarackObama’s administration. He has composed five music scores for short films as well as contributing original music to Amos Poe’s innovative film, ‘Empire II.’
He recently completed a score for his first feature called, ‘The Rhythm in Blue’. Isles is also an accomplished producer and host for SiriusXM NBA Radio & he hosts his own weekly television show called ‘So Much to Talk About’ on MNN(Manhattan cable). Also, a sports trivia expert, Nabaté excelled on TV gameshows, ESPN’s ‘Stumb The Schwab’ and Crackle/NBC Sports’ Sports Jeopardy. 

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