"A musician intent on blurring the future and past...'Live at the Marigny Opera House' is a finely paced, well crafted, quietly revealing debut with a keen sense of smoldering tradition and youthful investigation." -All About Jazz
"Nabipoor’s compositions concern themselves less with fitting into one jazz idiom or another and more with a pure, almost ecstatic sense of in-the-moment expression" -KMHD Jazz Radio
“Cyrus Nabipoor and his quintet dive headfirst into the deep end of musical conversation in this live performance...[He] elegantly displays his chops in a mindful and charismatic manner” -All About Jazz
"The ingratiating melodic profile of Nabipoor's music and its avoidance of overstatement make this an attractive [record]." -Jay Harvey
"Noruz has become one of New Orleans’ most intriguing bands, creating unmatched melodies through a distinct blend..."
- Offbeat Magazine
"Rising star Cyrus Nabipoor stops by for a chat "
-WWNO New Orleans Public Radio
"Dichotomies are really interesting to me, as a wind instrument player using electronics. You have this innate duality of organic and synthetic, acoustic and electric, nature vs. man"
-Interview w/ Offbeat Magazine
'Remote' named among KMHD's Top 10 Releases of 2019
-KMHD Jazz Radio
Photo by Mary Katherine Leslie