Lisa Hilton and her Trio with Rudy Royston and Luques Curtis masterfully blend traditions in an inspiring new recording, Transparent Sky. As America and other countries re-emerge from the limitations of the pandemic, Lisa Hilton and her trio enthusiastically embrace the moment with a vibrant new jazz offering titled Transparent Sky, that will inspire, uplift and motivate us all. Rich with glorious harmonies and unique compositions, Hilton’s swinging band radiates a sun bleached aura to listeners. Throughout the album Hilton, Royston and Curtis develop a surprisingly wide range of rhythmic ideas from a variety of genres, masterfully blending classic traditions with new approaches and upbeat style.