Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Home Authors Posts by Danilo Navas

Danilo Navas

210 POSTS 7 COMMENTS
Founder, Editor, Webmaster: Latin Jazz Network, World Music Report, Toronto Music Report. A passionate and committed communicator with a sensibility for the arts based in Toronto, Canada.
Sambas, Bossas and Blues: The Best of Claudio Roditi on Resonance

Listen to: Sambas, Bossas and Blues: The Best of Claudio Roditi

Sambas, Bossas & Blues: The Best of Claudio Roditi on Resonance captures 15 of the most essential tracks recorded for the label compiled from...
Cuban Vocalist Estrella Acosta

Estrella Acosta Releases ‘Noche Cubana’, an Album of Traditional Cuban Songs

Noche Cubana from Cuban vocalist Estrella Acosta is a tribute to her motherland and its great troubadours.
Marlon Simon Re-releases "The Music of Marlon Simon"

Marlon Simon Re-releases his First Album: “The Music of Marlon Simon and The Nagual...

The Music of Marlon Simon and The Nagual Spirits This was the first...
El Sonido Moderno - The Modern Sound of Bobby Paunetto

Listen to: El Sonido Moderno · The Modern Sound of Bobby Paunetto

Bobby Paunetto was an unforgettable composer, arranger, musician and recording artist.Latin Jazz Network honors him on...
The John Santos Sextet

Estreno: “Descargarará” por El Sexteto John Santos

The John Santos Sextet: The Art of The Descarga (El Arte de la Descarga) Descargarará 6:48 Marco Díaz, piano, trompeta; Saúl Sierra, bajo acústico; Dr....
The John Santos Sextet

Premiere: “Descargarará” by The John Santos Sextet

The John Santos Sextet: The Art of The Descarga Descargarará 6:48 Marco Díaz, piano, trumpet; Saúl Sierra, acoustic bass; Dr. John Calloway, flute; Melecio Magdaluyo,...
Ethiel Faílde and Orquesta Faílde

Orquesta Faílde Presenta: Faílde con Tumbao

Ocho años han pasado desde que el matancero Ethiel Faílde (el sobrino tataranieto del creador musical del danzón Miguel Faílde) y un grupo de...

The Cuban: A film about the power of music over Alzheimer’s

A Musical Journey of Love, Friendship and the Power of Imagination The Cuban is a “a story of how the power of music knows no...
Ethiel Faílde and Orquesta Faílde - Faílde con Tumbao

Orquesta Faílde: Faílde con Tumbao

Eight years have passed since Ethiel Faílde (he's the great-great-nephew of the musical creator of the danzón Miguel Faílde) and a group of talented...
Andy González

RIP Andy González (January 1, 1951 – April 9, 2020)

* Andy González (January 1, 1951, The Bronx, New York – April 9, 2020) was a New York City-based double bass player. González was...
Marlon Simon and The Nagual Spirits / Black Chantilly

Listen to: Marlon Simon and The Nagual Spirits / Black Chantilly

After working for several years as a side man for such luminaries as Hilton Ruíz, Charles Fambrough, Chucho Valdés, Jerry González , Dave Valentín...
Poncho Sánchez Playlist

Listen to: Poncho Sánchez – 20 Years of Hits (2000-2020)

Poncho Sánchez is a Mexican American conguero (conga player), Latin jazz band leader, and salsa singer. In 2000, he and his ensemble won the Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album for...
Jane Bunnett and Maqueque Playlist

Listen to: Jane Bunnett and Maqueque (spirit of a young girl)

Jane Bunnett and Maqueque has evolved – in less than five years – from a project to support and honor the new generation of...
Ray Mantilla Playlist

Listen to: Tribute to Master Percussionist Ray Mantilla

Percussion master and beloved bandleader Ray Mantilla passed away on March 21, 2020. He was born in 1934 in the rhythm rich, dance-crazed atmosphere...
Orquesta Failde featuring Omara Portuondo Playlist

Listen to: Orquesta Faílde featuring Omara Portuondo

Ethiel Faílde, great-great grandson of the incomparable Miguel Faílde is, indeed, the keeper of the flame of danzón; the true successor of the iconic...

Chick Corea Wins his 23rd Grammy Award with “Antidote”

Jazz Legend, Pianist and Composer Chick Corea, who led The Spanish Heart Band in a lively version of “Armando’s Rumba” during the pre-telecast Premiere...

Q&A with David Sánchez about his album CARIB

As a follow up to our Carib album review we present a Q&A with David Sánchez expanding on some topics around this wonderful project,...
One on One with Marlon Simon

One on One with Drummer, Composer, Educator Marlon Simon

DN: Hi Marlon, welcome back to the musical scene, we at latinjazznet.com are very excited about...
Best of 2018 Part 3

Best Recordings of 2018 – Part 3

2018 was a very prolific year in terms of music being released. It was a year of excellency, in terms of great new music...
Yaíma Sáez at Flato Markham Theatre

Yaíma Sáez Brings a Burst of Sunshine from Cuba to Canada

As part of the Cuban Focus Series (2018-2019 Diamond Season) Cuban singer Yaíma Sáez y su Grupo made their debut appearance at the intimate...