Book of Time
- Artist: Elektra Kurtis and Ensemble Elektra
- Format: CD
- Release Date:7/4/2006
Elektra Kurtis & Ensemble Elektra Close your eyes and let the ambiance of their music take you away into another dimension. Enter a world where old history & the modern age ignite to celebrate a blend of strings, horns and percussion. This is the way Elektra Kurtis and The Ensemble Elektra can be best described. Where else can you find a medley of funky grooves, beats and rhythms that can captivate any audience without saying a word? Such an eclectic blend of sound will leave the listener in "awe"....as if some sort of trance has come upon them, tempting them, while allowing them to melt into every note of their performance. This is an ambiance that only true master musicians can create on stage. Whether you are listening to their music or watching their visuals you can't help but feel as if you are being whisked away to the Mediterranean islands and then quickly taken aback to an evening of jazz at a posh New York City nightclub. It is here, where culture and the contemporary world collide to create an absolutely phenomenal showcase of talent. Original compositions seem never ending and flow from one emotion to another. Elektra Kurtis, composer and musician says it all with her name. She is truly "electrifying"! On stage, she loses herself in the violin and owns the instrument as if it were part of her being. As the audience embraces Elektra, prepare to experience New York City's finest ethnic musicians who bring with them their own unique style and passion for their work. Together they become one. Their explosion of music and energy on stage leave their spectators roaring with applause. BRAVO! 'The Book of Time' their first and "Aphrodite's Smile", their latest CD will leave you breathless and wanting to hear more. You must experience the true talent of Elektra Kurtis and The Ensemble Elektra LIVE in order to really appreciate their brilliance. They are a kaleidoscope of sound that is seeing prestige and glamour knocking on their doorstep. By Danie Cortese.