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Latin Jazz Network is a project dedicated to the advancement of Latin jazz and its creators. Since 2000 LJN has been spreading the word about this wonderful music known under the umbrella term: LATIN JAZZ.

Artist Profile: Leo Blanco

Venezuelan Pianist, Composer, Educator, Leo Blanco A description of Leo Blanco would be incomplete if one were to label him as only a pianist. On...

Oscar Peterson @ 90 Concert Livestreamed

Toronto, Dec 3, 2015 - Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of Performing Arts at The Royal Conservatory of Music, today announced that the sold-out Oscar...

Koerner Hall Presents: Routes of Andalucia

Family Concert Series, Royal Conservatory 2015-2016 Season, World Music, Jazz, Royal Conservatory Presents Routes of Andalucia is Presented in association with Small World Music DATE: Saturday,...

Arturo Sandoval: A Special Tribute Concert to Dizzy Gillespie

The Cuban-born trumpeter’s celebration of mentor and influence Dizzy Gillespie captures the puffed-cheeked original’s ebullient essence without stating the obvious. Sticking close to the...

David Virelles: Gnosis Featuring Román Díaz

The Music Gallery, Arraymusic and Lula Music & Arts present David Virelles: Gnosis featuring Román Díaz Futuristic Afro-Cuban Chamber Music WORLD PREMIERE Friday & Saturday November 27-28 Doors: 7pm | Concert: 8pm The Music Gallery,...

Danilo Pérez awarded 2015 Gloria Career Achievement Award

Critically Acclaimed Panamanian Pianist Danilo Pérez to Receive 2015 Gloria Career Achievement Award - Guest of Honor at 10th Annual Latino Music Festival Award...

Artist Profile: Wilson “Chembo” Corniel

2009 GRAMMY NOMINEE Percussionist Wilson "Chembo" Corniel was born in Manhattan on November 22, 1953 of proud Puerto Rican parents and raised in the...

Butler, Bernstein & The Hot 9 at Koerner Hall

Royal Conservatory 2015-2016 Season, TD Jazz: Katrina 10 Years On, Jazz, Royal Conservatory Presents: Butler, Bernstein & The Hot 9 Event Sponsor: TD Canada Trust TD...

Roberto Occhipinti New Quintet at Lula Lounge

Roberto Occhipinti has gathered some of the most highly-accomplished young players on Toronto's thriving jazz scene for the debut of a new quintet. The quintet...

Artist Profile: Gregorio Uribe

Big band leader, singer and accordionist Gregorio Uribe was born in Colombia, studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston and is now based...

David Sanborn In Concert at Koerner Hall

Music Mix Series, Roots, Royal Conservatory 2015-2016 Season, Jazz, Pop, Royal Conservatory Presents (Event Sponsor: CIBC) DATE: Friday, November 6, 2015 | TIME: 8:00 pm PRICE:...

Jane Bunnett & Maqueque and Emeline Michel at Koerner Hall

Royal Conservatory 2015-2016 Season, TD Jazz: Katrina 10 Years On, World Music, Jazz, Royal Conservatory Presents TD Jazz Series generously supported by an anonymous donor DATE:...

The “Order of Canada” Band at Koerner Hall

Music Mix Series, Royal Conservatory 2015-2016 Season, Jazz, Royal Conservatory Presents: The "Order of Canada" Band Generously supported by Michael Foulkes & Linda Brennan DATE: Friday,...

Artist Profile: Iván ‘Melón’ Lewis

Introducing Cuban Pianist, Composer, Bandleader Iván 'Melón' Lewis Born in Cuba, Iván 'Melón' Lewis received extensive training in classical music and graduated from the prestigious...

Celia Cruz: In Memoriam – Cuba Y Su Música

Centro Cultural Cubano de Nueva York Presenta: XIV CONGRESO ANUAL: CUBA Y SU MÚSICA Sunday, October 4, 2015 ~ 9 am to 8 pm Join us at...

Arturo O’Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra – October 2015 NYC Headlining Performances

Symphony Space 2015 Season Opener Thursday, October 1 & Friday, October 2, 2015 "Jazz Across the Americas: Venezuela" with Edward Simon, Luis Perdomo, Jackeline Rago, Roberto...

Inside Latin Jazz Series: Poncho Sánchez

Inside Latin Jazz is an educational outreach series featuring interviews with leading Latin Jazz artists, and is made possible by the generous support of...

Blue Engine Records to Release Carlos Henriquez’s Debut Album THE BRONX PYRAMID on...

Carlos Henriquez and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis to premiere music from The Bronx Pyramid at Lehman Center for the...

El Gran Combo and Eddie Palmieri at NJPAC

New Jersey Performing Arts Center Presents An Extraordinary Concert: El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico and Eddie Palmieri and His Orchestra WHERE: PRUDENTIAL HALL WHEN: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER...

Dayren Santamaria’s New Album: Belleza

"A violinist who tends towards relative introversion and a pianist who tends the other way. Put them together and something magical happens within the...