Major Scurlock is an artist of unique talent and drive - an attribute equaled only to his love and passion for music and the arts. His piano playing is both powerful and commanding with elements of true lyricism. Born in Washington D.C. and raised in New York City, Major has cultivated a personal sensibility as a pianist and composer.
Major is currently a member of Juilliard’s Music Advancement Program Piano Faculty where he’s been teaching for over ten years. He’s appeared in Piano Master Classes hosted by Leon Fleisher and Abbey Simon. Major is also known for his titanic abilities as a keyboard player, fulfilling his love for funk, soul and rock in the New York City club scene, making appearances at The Blue Note, Alice Tully Hall, Merkin Hall, Aaron Davis Hall and The Juilliard’s Peter Jay Sharpe Theater.
As a producer, Major has produced a series of concerts with several artists including Living Colour, Vijay Iyer, Imani Uzuri and Barry Harris. He has collaborated with various vocalists including Marlon Saunders, Alvin Crawford, Monstah Black and the Sonic Leroy and Martha Wash.
Pianist, Major Scurlock
Arrangement, Major Scurlock
Recorded at LoFish Studios, NYC
Mixed by Chris Gilroy
Mastered by Rick Essig for REM Studios
Black Honey Records