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World Premiere of OMARA at DOC NYC

World Premiere of Hugo Perez’s Documentary OMARA on Afro-Cuban Singer and Cultural Icon Omara Portuondo at DOC...

Jesús “Chucho” Valdés at 80

Cuban pianist, composer, and arranger Chucho Valdés is considered the most influential figure in modern Afro-Cuban jazz....

Orquesta Akokán Releases New Album: “16 Rayos”

Cuban big band Orquesta Akokán returns with 16 Rayos (October 22, 2021) on Daptone Records, a triumphant...

Negroni’s Trio Releases New Album: “Esperanzas”

3x Latin Grammy Nominated Negroni’s Trio Present A Call to Hope on Their New Album Esperanzas, Due...

Michael Eckroth Group To Release New Album: “Plena”

Pianist, Composer Michael Eckroth Presents New Album Plena. Featuring Special Guests John Fedchock and Brian Lynch, Due...

Pianist Alex Brown Releases “The Dark Fire Sessions”

Pianist and Composer Alex Brown Captures the Vibrant, Transformative Power of Musical Camaraderie on New Album, The...

Henry Cole & Villa Locura To Release “Buscando La Vida”

Musical Visionary Henry Cole & Villa Locura present sprawling new masterwork: BUSCANDO LA VIDA, due out November...

Original Cast Recording of ‘We Have Iré’ to be Released Sep 18 2021

New Music by Grammy Winning Jazz Artist Yosvany Terry Helps Depict True Stories of Cuban Born Artists...

Ray Vega: Winner of the 2021 Herb Lockwood Prize

On the afternoon of June 12th this year, at the peak of the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival,...

Salsa Meets Jazz at New Jersey Performance Arts Center

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents Salsa Meets Jazz Starring TITO NIEVES, ARTURO O’FARRILL BIG BAND and EDDIE PALMIERI SALSA ORCHESTRA. Saturday, September 25,...

New Home for the Afro Latin Jazz Alliance

Harlem, NY -- Wednesday, August 18, 2021 --The Afro Latin Jazz Alliance (ALJA), in partnership with Lantern...

Carlos Henriquez Releases SOUTH BRONX STORY

Featured photo of Carlos Henriquez by Leslie Farinacci Virtuosic Bassist Carlos Henriquez pays tribute to the South Bronx...

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