David Sánchez

David Sánchez to Release New Album “Carib” in June

A Grammy-winning saxophonist and member of the SFJAZZ Collective, David Sánchez presents his newest project, Carib – a deeply personal journey using modern jazz...

Eddie Gomez Awarded Honorary Doctorate Degree in Spain

Legendary Jazz Bassist Eddie Gómez Awarded First Honorary Doctorate Degree From Berklee College Of Music Campus In Valencia, Spain Valencia – Legendary jazz bassist and...

Montréal Jazz Festival Expanding on its 40th Anniversary

For its 40th anniversary, the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal is expanding in the city...

Chucho Valdés Releases “Border-Free”

Following the success of Chucho's Steps and a series of world tours, Cuba's foremost pianist has developed a brand new repertoire, the culmination of...

A Tribute to Ray Santos in New York City

On Monday, May 21, 2012 City College’s very own Aaron Davis Hall will honor Professor Ray Santos. For the past 50 years Ray Santos...

Danilo Pérez: Camino de Cruces – A World Premiere in Toronto

"This piece is based on my concept called three-dimensional music that combines jazz, Pan-American folklore, and classical music. It has melodic references to traditional...
Orquesta Akokán

Introducing Orquesta Akokán – From New York To Havana

Straight out of Havana, Cuba comes Orquesta Akokán - a blazing presentation of deeply soulful mambo reminiscent of Benny Moré and banda gigante of...

New African Jazz and Soul Inspired by Vocalist Somi’s Journey to Nigeria

Somi Breaks New Ground On Her Major Label Debut: The Lagos Music Salon - New African Jazz and Soul Inspired By A Journey To Lagos,...

Arturo O’Farrill Solo Piano Debut: The Noguchi Sessions

GRAMMY® Award Winner Arturo O'Farrill Makes Solo Piano Debut with, The Noguchi Sessions - Available on Zoho Music Album Inspired by Japanese-American Artist Isamu Noguchi...

11th Annual Panama Jazz Festival Announces 2014 Lineup

2014 Panama Jazz Festival Honors 500th Anniversary of the Rediscovery of the Pacific Ocean and 100th Anniversary of the Panama Canal - Festival Dates:...
David Virelles - Igbó Alákorin (The Singer’s Grove) Vol. I and II

David Virelles’ New Album: Igbó Alákorin (The Singer’s Grove) Vol. I & II

Igbó Aláko?rin (The Singer’s Grove) Vol. I and II by David Virelles Igbó Alákorin (a phrase in Yoruba which can be loosely translated as The...
Román Filiú

Román Filiú To Release New Album: Quarteria

Quarteria by Román Filiú Six buildings in close proximity with families living one on top of another within a constant melee of sound, including music...

TD Toronto Jazz Festival 2013

From its modest beginnings with only three official venues, the Toronto Jazz Festival has grown in 26 years to become the city’s largest music...

A Benefit Tribute to Dave Valentin

Monday, May 7th 10PM at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC Featuring Andy Gonzalez and Libre, with  guest jazz soloists Sonny Fortune and Steve Turre, Papo Vazquez...

Celebrating Mario Bauzá and his Legacy

100 years ago, on April 28, 1911, Mario Bauzá was born in La Habana. Today, he would be celebrating his 100th Anniversary. His musical legacy is enormous. Marrying Afro Cuban rhythms and Jazz, he is a founding Father of Afro Cuban Jazz (which over the years would evolve into what we now know as Latin jazz). He continues to influence musicians around the world. Being April Jazz Appreciation Month, let's celebrate Mario Bauzá [...]

globalFEST 2019 festival returns to Copacabana Times Square

Jumpstarting the Conversation: global musical perspectives reverberate at globalFEST 2019 The showcase festival of global artists returns for...

Craft Recordings to Release “The Complete Cuban Jam Sessions”

Craft Recordings is proud to announce the release of The Complete Cuban Jam Sessions 5-LP and 5-CD box sets on November 9, 2018. Compiled...

Elio Villafranca & The Jass Syncopators

Elio Villafranca & The Jass Syncopators All-Star Afro-Caribbean Band - CD Release Celebration at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola - June 13-15 - Pianist Elio Villafranca is much-in-demand...

Truth Revolution Records Presents Ralph Irizarry & Timbalaye 20th Anniversary

20th Anniversary by Ralph Irizarry Street Date: October 5, 2015 “His style on the instrument is inventive, engaging, and musical, with flawless technique to spare. Irizarry...

Miguel Zenón To Release ‘Sonero: The Music of Ismael Rivera’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8nGunM-BX4z Miguel Zenón - Sonero: The Music of Ismael Rivera To be released on August 30th, 2019 on Miel Music “He wasn’t just one of the guys....