Omar Sosa’s Quarteto Afrocubano at the Blue Note

Blue Note NYC: Omar Sosa's Quarteto Afrocubano Thursday thru Sunday, March 31-April 3, 2016 Quarteto AfroCubano marks a homecoming for Omar to the influences of his...

Rubén Blades Releases “Tangos” on June 24

Tangos, the stunning new CD from Rubén Blades, is set for release via Sunnyside Records on June 24th. The best songs are those that provide...

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 [...]

2012 Brownsville Latin Jazz Festival

The Brownsville Society for the Performing Arts (BSPA) is proud to present its 16th ANNUAL BROWNSVILLE LATIN JAZZ FESTIVAL, to be held this coming October 11-14, 2012 in various locations in Brownsville, Texas...

Pete Rodriguez In Concert At Le Poisson Rouge In New York

Caminando con Papi by Pete Rodriguez TRUMPETER PETE RODRIGUEZ, SON OF THE LEGENDARY "EL CONDE” RETURNS TO THE SACRED GROUND OF THE OLD VILLAGE GATE...

Panama Jazz Festival Marks 10th Anniversary in 2013

Panama Jazz Festival Announces its 10th Anniversary Celebration with a Stellar Line-up of International Jazz Greats in Panama City, Republic of Panama...

Introducing The LPK Afro-Caribbean X-Trio

Bringing together three of the most distinguished names on the contemporary jazz, Latin Jazz, and creative music scenes, the LPK Afro-Caribbean X-Trio is a venture...

From Toronto: Paintbox Bistro Saturday Nights in January-February 2014

Experience & Enjoy all the Flavourful Colours of Jazz! JPEC - www.jpec.ca - invites you & your friends to the amazing "Paintbox Bistro" Saturday...

Toronto’s Royal Conservatory of Music – 2016-17 Concert Season

2016-17 CONCERT SEASON BEGINS AT THE ROYAL CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC Three concerts in October SOLD OUT – Season Gala with Lang Lang and two concerts...

Jazz Plaza 2013 to homage Bebo and Chucho Valdés

The 29th Festival Jazz Plaza 2013 will take place in Havana from December 19th to 22nd, and it will be devoted to Bebo and...

Mundo: The World of Jane Bunnett

Mundo: The World of Jane Bunnett To Be Released By EMI Canada On February 14, 2012 Double CD Retrospective Package Features 2 New Tracks Toronto, Ontario -...

New Release by The Bad Plus: Inevitable Western

The Bad Plus — bassist Reid Anderson, pianist Ethan Iverson, and drummer David King — have a well-earned reputation for pushing the limits on...

Blue Cha Cha Celebrates Life of Manuel Galban

Special guests on final recording include Omara Portuondo, Rosa Passos, Trío Esperança, Eric Bibb, Sissoko Ballaké and Marcelo Mercadante, among others...

Tomatito In Toronto At Koerner Hall

2016-2017 Season, The Royal Conservatory, World Music Concerts Series Master Flamenco Guitarist "Tomatito" DATE: Friday October 28, 2016 | TIME: 8:00 pm PRICE: Starting at $40.00 |...

Arturo Sandoval: A Special Tribute Concert to Dizzy Gillespie

The Cuban-born trumpeter’s celebration of mentor and influence Dizzy Gillespie captures the puffed-cheeked original’s ebullient essence without stating the obvious. Sticking close to the...

Official Statement from Eddie Palmieri

It was in 1965 that I wrote this in the liner notes of my album, “Azucar Pa’ Ti,” which was one of my most defining compositions in the genre of Latin Jazz. Latin Jazz, originally known as the Instrumental Mambo, happens to be one of the most unique Latin musical forms as it speaks directly to the melding of the African American culture with both the Cuban and Puerto Rican cultures in New York, during a time where we weren’t even allowed to work downtown [...]
Eddie Palmieri

Eddie Palmieri Releases New Album: Sabiduría

Sabiduría by Eddie Palmieri Known as one of the finest pianists of the past 60 years, Eddie Palmieri is a bandleader, arranger and composer of...
Hilario Durán "Contumbao" - photo by Danilo Navas

Contumbao receives JUNO Awards nomination – Jazz Album: Solo

Pianist, composer, arranger Hilario Durán makes a triumphant musical homecoming on his new album Contumbao. Recorded in the historic Egrem Studios in Havana, Cuba...

2012 Brampton Global Jazz and Blues Festival

Art of Jazz & The City of Brampton Present the 2nd Annual Brampton Global Jazz and Blues Festival Thursday, August 9 – Sunday, August 12, 2012 Featuring:...

Hilario Durán: Sinfonía Afrocubana

The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) salutes the many facets of Pan American culture with a vibrant, percussion-sparked programme of Latin-American music. Cuban jazz piano...

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