Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Manuel Valera New Cuban Express Big Band

Manuel Valera New Cuban Express Big Band: Tiene El Leopardo Un Abrigo / Cultivo...

https://youtu.be/VnVA0l6h73c Grammy-nominated pianist and composer Manuel Valera (Paquito D’Rivera, Arturo Sandoval, Steve Smith) presents the dynamic debut...
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...
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...

Raices Jam: Raices Jazz Orchestra (Tony Succar & Pablo Gil)

Tony Succar, Pablo Gil and RJO continue their ascending path with the release of their latest single and video,  Raices Jam . ...

From FANIA: Pete Rodriguez – I Like It Like That

"I Like It Like That" from the album "I Like It Like That (A Mi Me Gusta Así)" The fifth album by the Bronx-born, Puerto...

Mozart y Mambo: A Cuban Journey with Sarah Willis

Join Berlin Philharmonic horn player Sarah Willis in Havana for a unique musical collaboration combining classical music with Cuban rhythms! “Mozart should have really been...

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,...

Dan Costa: “Love Dance” with Ivan Lins

The pianist Dan Costa, who has distinguished himself with several recordings including a critically acclaimed album, Skyness (2018) has released what promises to be...
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...

Alex Conde: Jungle Street (Origins)

Jungle Street is a track from the album Origins, by pianist composer Alex Conde and released in 2018 on Ropeadope Records. "When Alex Conde turns...

Eddie Daniels: Lôro (Heart of Brazil)

Lôro is the first track of the album Heart of Brazil | A Tribute to Egberto Gismonti by Eddie Daniels, released in 2018 on...

Alex Diaz & Santo Domingo Afrojazz: Simone

Simone is the first track of the album Organic Merengue (Merengue Orgánico) by percussionist Alex Diaz & Santo Domingo Afrojazz, released in 2018. "One important...

Chucho Valdés: 100 Años de Bebo

100 Años de Bebo (100 years of Bebo): A tune by Bebo, rescued from oblivion by Chucho Valdés, played by Regina Carter, and set...

Kiki Valera y su Son Cubano: Mi Son

From Kiki Valera's new CD, Vivencias en Clave Cubana, released on the Origin Records label on Oct 18, 2019. (son) Composed by Coco Freeman...

Gabriel Chakarji: Enredadera

Young pianist and Latin Grammy nominee Gabriel Chakarji announces his first single "Enredadera" featuring his trio with Edward Perez on bass and Jongkuk Kim...

Slavo Rican Assembly: ‘Moving Up’

In the words of bandleader Jan Kus, 'Moving Up' is a song about optimism and determination:  "This song is a sort of Slavo-Rican anthem....