The Latin Side of Jazz – March 10, 2022

The Latin Side of Jazz is a curated weekly playlist that showcases selected tracks from the best Latin jazz, Cuban, Brasilian, Ibero-American and Afro-Latin jazz music being released. We include well-known, established artists and new artists who are getting attention and global recognition.

Artist / Track / Album / Country

  1. Oscar Hernández & Alma Libre / Chick Forever / Visión / USA
  2. Harold & Yusef Díaz / My Cha / Hermanos Dos / Cuba
  3. Anna Setton / Morena Bonita / Onde Mora Meu Coração / Brasil
  4. Paquito Cruz / Hermanos / Retratos Xalapeños / México
  5. Songón / Songón / Songón / USA
  6. Rosa Passos / Águas de Março / Dunas – Live in Copenhagen / Brasil
  7. José Valentino / Armando’s Rhumba / Rompiendo Fronteras (Breaking Boundaries) / USA
  8. Jonathan Suazo / The Joy of You / Single Track / Puerto Rico, USA
  9. Esteban Herrera Quintet / Soledad / The Prophet / México, Canada
  10. Alfredo Chacón / Apodaca Moving / Bossing in the Rain / Cuba, USA, Spain
  11. José Aguirre, Cali Big Band / Sofrito / Single Track / Colombia
  12. Bill O’Connell / Sweet Peanut / A Change is Gonna Come / USA
  13. Juan Carmona / Salam / Zyriab 6.7 / Spain
The Latin Side of Jazz: March 10, 2022

Featured photo: Songón album cover

Danilo Navas
Danilo Navas
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.

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