Caribbean Jazz Project (CJP) is a Latin jazz and Afro-Cuban jazz band that includes Dave Samuels, Paquito D’Rivera and Andy Narell. They might be best known for their 2002 album The Gathering. They have recorded [More]
Roy Hargrove’s Crisol- O My Seh Yeh from “Habana” (1997) Habana is an album by Roy Hargrove’s Crisol. In 1998, the album won Hargrove and the band the Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Performance. [More]
Poncho Sanchez – Latin Soul (1999) Latin Soul is a live album by Poncho Sanchez, released through JVC Victor in 1999. In 2000, the album won Sanchez the Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Performance. [More]
Mongo Santamaria – “Afro Blue” (1984) Mongo Santamaria – congas Bobby Sanabria – drums Sal Santamaria – percussion E.J. Allen – trumpet Sam Furnace – alto saxophone Tony Hinson -tenor saxophone Bob Quaranta – piano [More]
Paul Desmond (November 25, 1924 – May 30, 1977), born Paul Emil Breitenfeld, was a jazz alto saxophonist and composer born in San Francisco, best known for the work he did in the Dave Brubeck [More]
Paquito D’Rivera & Chano Dominguez – Quartier Latin (Full Concerto, Teatro Real De Madrid) Chano Dominguez – piano Paquito D´Rivera – alto saxophone and clarinete Angá Díaz – percusion Marc Miralta – drums Mario Rossy [More]
Lalo Schifrin & BBC Bigband – Jazzwoche Burghausen 2006 – Street Lights – Blues for Basie – Latin Jazz Suite – Mov. 1: Montuno – Latin Jazz Suite – Mov. 2: Martinique – Latin Jazz [More]
By virtue of his warm, flamboyant stage manner, longevity, constant touring, and appearances in the mass media, Tito Puente is probably the most beloved symbol of Latin jazz. But more than that, Puente managed to [More]
Afro Cuban All Stars – Habana Del Este