Thaddeus Tukes

Let’s Vibe (Tukes Music LLC)

Thaddeus Tukes is a vibraphonist and composer from Chicago, IL. Thaddeus showed prodigious musical talent at a young age, and was awarded the ILMEA top high school vibraphonist in the state at 16. He is a graduate of Whitney Young High School and Northwestern University, where he pioneered the first degree in jazz vibraphone studies. Thaddeus currently performs as a bandleader and special guest with various ensembles throughout the country. When he is not performing, Tukes is an educator, giving private instruction and master classes to students from preschool through college.

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Thaddeus Tukes, Vibraphone and Voice
Candace Tukes, Voice
Irvin Pierce, Saxophone
Julius Tucker, Piano
Steven Manns, Bass
Alvin Cobb Jr, Drums

Track Listing

  1. Fuchsia Feline
  2. Vibestown Stomp
  3. The Gospel
  4. Thad’s Theme
  5. No Más Ron
  6. You’re My Favorite
  7. Baila Conmigo
  8. What’s The Point?
  9. Let’s Vibe

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