Making Time: The Many Roles of Andrew Cyrille

Lebroba, the title of Andrew Cyrille’s recent trio recording, conjures all manner of exotic imagery — a medieval castle in Spain, perhaps, or some obscure African musical instrument, or maybe a multi-headed monster from Greek mythology. Its origins, however, are a bit less esoteric. “Lebroba” is an acronym, a portmanteau containing the first letters of…
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