by Joe Dimino for Neon Jazz

Photo by Gulnara Khamatova

Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Jazz Bassist Luques Curtis .. We spoke in late April 2020 about this new world of COVID-19 and his life in music .. He is from Hartford, CT and was surrounded by a musical family .. He started on the bass at 12 and never looked back .. He’s got a great story .. Enjoy .. Neon Jazz is a radio program airing since 2011. Hosted by Joe Dimino and Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into one of America’s finest inventions. Take a listen on KCXL (102.9 FM / 1140 AM) out of Liberty, MO. Listen to KCXL on Tunein Radio at http://tunein.com/radio/Neon-Jazz-Wit…. You can now catch Neon Jazz on KOJH 104.7 FM out of the Mutual Musicians Foundation from Noon – 1 p.m. CST Monday-Friday at https://www.kojhfm.org/. Check us out at All About Jazz @ https://kansascity.jazznearyou.com/ne…. For all things Neon Jazz, visit http://theneonjazz.blogspot.com/SHOW LESS