This day (November 6, 1949), in Artemisa, Cuba, is born Arturo Sandoval, a jazz trumpeter and pianist. v MORE FROM […]
‘Dizzy Gillespie at Newport’ is a live album recorded with a big band on July 6, 1957 and released the […]
This day (June 4, 1948), in Havana, Cuba, is born Paquito D’Rivera, a alto saxophonist, clarinetist and soprano saxophonist.
This day (May 27, 1963), in Havana, Cuba, is born Gonzalo Rubalcaba, a Grammy Award-winning Cuban jazz pianist and composer.
Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella / Things Ain’t What They Used to Be ‘ is the combination of two separate studio albums […]
Arturo Sandoval’s ‘Trumpet Evolution’ is an album (‘a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz’s and orchestral music’s past’) released […]
Gil Evans’ ‘New Bottle Old Wine’ is an album featuring Cannonball Adderley as the only soloist, recorded between April 9 […]
This day (January 6, 1993), in Englewood, New Jersey, died Dizzy Gillespie, an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and occasional […]
This day (November 27, 1945), in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania, is born Randy Brecker, an American trumpeter and flugelhornist.
From ‘Para Africa Traigo Mi Son’ to ‘Ritmo Africano’ , we have mixed 18 ‘Tropical Rhythms‘ tunes around the theme […]