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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.
Rumba for Tata Güines

Rumba for Tata Güines – June 28 to 30, 2020

Federico Arístides Soto Alejo (Tata Güines) will be remembered this month in his homeland, Güines. For the 90th anniversary of his birth on June...
Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Aymée Nuviola

Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Aymée Nuviola Release New Album

Grammy Winners Gonzalo Rubalcaba and Aymée Nuviola Release New Album: “Viento y Tiempo – Live At Blue Note Tokyo” on Top Stop Music Fulfilling a...
Eva Cortés releases Todas las Voces

Eva Cortés To Release New Album: “Todas las Voces”

July 17th Debut Release with All-Star Band! Featuring: Christian McBride, Elio Villafranca, Eric Harland, Doug Beavers, Luisito Quintero, Román Filiú & Luques Curtis! Honduran/Spanish singer,...
Tony Succar - Pablo Gil

Tony Succar & Pablo Gil present: Raíces Jazz Orchestra

Raíces Jazz Orchestra, the First Album from multi-Latin Grammy winning producer Tony Succar and Dr. Pablo Gil's Latin big band, released on May 22nd Moved...
Vanderlei Pereira

Vanderlei Pereira Releases New Album: “Vision for Rhythm” on Jazzheads

Drummer Vanderlei Pereira leads the dynamic Brazilian jazz sextet Blindfold Test, which boasts an unusual frontline of woodwinds and wordless vocal, backed by a...
Brian Andres Trio Latino

Drummer Brian Andres Debuts New Trio Latino Project on “Mayan Suite”

After years of leading the acclaimed octet Brian Andres & the Afro-Cuban Jazz Cartel, the Bay Area-based drummer felt the time was ripe to...

Dave Bass: La Mulata Rumbera (No Boundaries)

On his album No Boundaries (Whaling City Sound) pianist, composer Dave Bass features two-time Grammy winner Ted Nash (flute, alto flute, clarinet, bass clarinet,...
Harold López-Nussa Quartet

Harold López-Nussa To Release New Album: “Te Lo Dije” on Mack Avenue

Harold López-Nussa · Te Lo Dije Mack Avenue Records · Release Date: August 28, 2020 Pianist/Composer Harold López-Nussa defies expectations and captures the soul of modern...
Arturo O'Farrill

Arturo O’Farrill & ALJO Release New Album: “Four Questions”

What does integrity do in the face of adversity / oppression? What does honesty do in the face of lies / deception? What does...
Ray Mantila at Bushnell Park - Photo by Andrew James

RIP Ray Mantilla (June 22, 1934 – March 21, 2020)

Inspired by his South Bronx Afro-Cuban roots, percussionist Ray Mantilla rose to prominence in the early...
Carolina Calvache Releases Vida Profunda

Carolina Calvache Releases New Album: “Vida Profunda”

Carolina Calvache Marries Poetry and Music on Vida Profunda, out May 29th on Sunnyside Records Pianist, Composer and Arranger Carolina Calvache is pleased to announce the...
Kurt Elling Quintet In Concert at Flato Markham Theatre

Kurt Elling Quintet In Concert at Flato Markham Theatre

Grammy® winner Kurt Elling has secured his place among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. Elling’s star stature and stunning vocals will rise in tribute to legendary...
Hiromi in Concert at Meridian Arts Centre

Hiromi Live at Meridian Arts Centre on April 3, 2020

I don't want to put a name on my music. Other people can put a name on what I do. It’s just the union...
Aldo Lopez-Gavilan At Jazz Bistro

Aldo López-Gavilán Trio Live at Toronto’s Jazz Bistro

Cuban renowned pianist and composer Aldo López-Gavilán debuts with his trio format in Toronto at Jazz Bistro. Friday March 13, 2020 at 9:00 PM at...
HIlario Durán at Lula Lounge in Toronto

Hilario Durán + Ade Meyi at Lula Lounge in Toronto

Award-winning Cuban jazz pianist Hilario Durán returns to Lula Lounge for a rare solo performance. Followed by a set of Cuban soul funk fusion...
Spanish Harlem Orchestra to Release First Latin Jazz Album

Spanish Harlem Orchestra to Release Latin Jazz Album

3x GRAMMY® Award Winning Spanish Harlem Orchestra to Release First Latin Jazz Album, The Latin Jazz Project, on May 8, 2020 on ArtistShare Multi-GRAMMY® Award...
Daniel García Diego

Artist Profile: Daniel García Diego

"Flamenco and jazz are brothers,” says pianist Daniel García, one of the most exciting voices of the new generation of Spanish jazz. “They have...
Poncho Sánchez

Artist Profile: Poncho Sánchez

For more than three decades, conguero Poncho Sánchez has stirred up a fiery stew of straightahead jazz, gritty soul music, and infectious melodies and...
Danilo Pérez’s Global Messengers

Danilo Pérez’s Global Messengers and Allison Au Quartet at Koerner Hall

Panamanian jazz pianist and composer, Danilo Pérez, serves as a UNESCO Artist for Peace, Cultural Ambassador to the Republic of Panama, Founder and Artistic...
Zakir Hussain

Zane Dalal conducts the Royal Conservatory Orchestra with Zakir Hussain, John Patitucci, Danilo Pérez,...

Legendary tabla master, Zakir Hussain, and jazz trailblazer/bassist, John Patitucci, bring an extraordinary program conducted by Zane Dalal, Associate Music Director of the Symphony...