Best Recordings of 2010: Hilario Durán Trio – Motion; Danilo Perez – Providencia; Roberto Fonseca – Akokan; Jovino Santos Neto – Veja o Som/See the Sound; Alain Perez - Apetecible; Paquito D’Rivera with the Pablo Aslan Ensemble – Tango Jazz; Alex Brown – Pianist; Chicago Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble – Blueprints; Samuel Torres – Yaoundé; Hector Martignon – Second Chance [...]
Chucho Valdes and The Afro-Cuban Messengers Live at the San Javier Jazz Festival 2010. Murcia, Spain.
The Grammy-winning bassist Israel “Cachao” Lopez died in Coral Gables, Florida in March 2008, almost 90-years old. A maestro of legendary status and ultimately considered one of the greatest Afro-Cuban musicians of all time, he had made his home in the United States for the past four decades. American Masters pays tribute to the Father of Mambo in the series’ bilingual film, Cachao: Uno Más [...]
Master Conguero, Percussionist and Bandleader Poncho Sanchez performing live.
"On October 18, 2009 renowned drummer, Ernesto Simpson brought an all-star band to my home on to perform a composition of his and Manuel Valera's. With him for this date were Samuel Torres, conga; Yosvany Terry, soprano sax; Osmany Paredes, keyboard and Yunior Terry, bass." Martin Cohen
Mexican pianist and composer Héctor Infanzón. Performing with his quartet in Montreal, during the 30th edition of the Montreal International Jazz Festival.
Grupo Vocal Desandann (from Camaguey, Cuba) in Haitian Song, Cuban Soul. With Jane Bunnett and The Hilario Durán Trio. Live at the Glenn Gould Studio, in Toronto.