Arturo Sandoval sits in with the Joey Defrancesco Trio (2011

January 14, 2011 - Arturo Sandoval on trumpet and Joe "Doggs" Pesci on vocals will sit in with the Joey Defrancesco Trio at Steamers Jazz Club in in Fullerton, California<img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

On Radio, Arturo Sandoval at KPLU (2012)

January 13, 2012 - Arturo Sandoval will be on air with Mahesh Balasooyria (p), Zane Musa (s), John Belzaguy (b) and Johnny Friday (d) from KPLU studios in Seattle, WA.<img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Arturo Sandoval performs at the Medal of Freedom Awards (2013)

November 20, 2013 - Arturo Sandoval will play at the 2013 Medal of Freedom Awards Dinner at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C.<img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Feliz Cumpleaños Arturo Sandoval. ‘Feliz Birthday Arturo’

This day (November 6, 1949), in Artemisa, Cuba, is born Arturo Sandoval, a jazz trumpeter and pianist.Tracklist : 1 . Funky Cha-Cha (2020) 2 . El Trato (2019) 3 . w/ Prince Royce – Don´t You Worry ‘Bout A Thing (2018) 4 . Peanut Vendor (2017) 5 . Seven Steps to Heaven (2016) 6 . Funky Cha-Cha (2015) 7 . Things To Come (2012) 8 . w/ Jonny May – Jam At Disneyland July 14,2011 9 . From The Bottom Of…

Arturo Sandoval plays at Newport Jazz (1998)

August 16, 1998 - Arturo Sandoval is with Charles ""Chip"" McNeill on sax at "Newport Jazz Festival" in Newport, RI<img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Arturo Sandoval joins a big band in Puerto Rico (2012)

August 11, 2012 - Arturo Sandoval joins the Big Band del 8vo trumpet players - that is Julito Alvarado, Jan Duclerc, ,Humberto Ramírez, Darío Morales,Luis "Perico" Ortiz, Yturvides Vilchez ,José Aponte Dalmau-Alcalde de Carolina plus Luis Torres (ts), Eliud Cintrón (tp),Luis Orta (as) and Rie Akagi (fl) at Fest. Internacional del Jazz de Carolina ,Puerto Rico<img…

Arturo Sandoval & Wayne Bergeron meet in LA (2013)

August 2, 2013 - Arturo Sandoval and his L.A. Big Band featuring Wayne Bergeron on trumpet plus Jon Barnes and Skip Martin - of Kool and the Gang fame - play at Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood, California <img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Arturo Sandoval plays at North Sea Jazz (1986)

July 16, 1986 - Cuban trumpeter Arturo Sandoval and his band will perform at "North Sea Jazz Festival" in The Hague, The Netherlands<img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Arturo Sandoval is in Romania (2009)

May 17, 2009 - Arturo Sandoval and his sextet perform at Sibiu Jazz Festival in Romania<img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Concord publish Arturo Sandoval’s ‘A Time for Love’ featuring Chris Botti on one track (2010)

Arturo Sandoval's 'A Time for Love' is a studio album including a collection of classical pieces, standards and ballads and. released on May 11, 2010 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Après Un Rêve (After A Dream) (Gabriel Fauré) - 05:09 . 2.Emily (Johnny Mandel, Johnny Mercer) - 04:25 . 3.Speak Low (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) - 04:37 . 4.Estate (Bruno Brighetti, Bruno Martino) - 04:00 . 5.A Time For…

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)’ dedicated to Dizzy Gillespie (2012)

Arturo Sandoval's 'Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' is an album recorded with a Large Jazz Ensemble and released on May 8, 2012 by Concord.Track Listing : 1.Be Bop (Dizzy Gillespie) - 08:18 . 2.Salt Peanuts! (Kenneth Clarke, Dizzy Gillespie) - 06:48 . 3.And Then She Stopped (Dizzy Gillespie) - 05:18 . 4.Birks Works (Dizzy Gillespie) - 06:04 . 5.Things To Come (Walter Gilbert Fuller, Dizzy…

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Trumpet Evolution’ (2003)

Arturo Sandoval's 'Trumpet Evolution' is an album ('a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz's and orchestral music's past') released on May 6, 2003 by Crescent Moon/Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Dipper Mouth Blues (King Oliver) - 02:15 . 2.When It'S Sleepy Time Down South (Clarence Muse, Otis Rene, Leon René) - 03:02 . 3.At The Jazz Band Ball (Edwin Bransford "Daddy" Edwards, Edwin Edwards,…

Arturo Sandoval at Berk’s Jazz Festival (2013)

April 7, 2013 - Arturo Sandoval plays with Ed Calle (ts), Kemuel Roig (p), Dennis Mark (b), Alexi Pututi Arce (d) and Samuel Torres (perc)in Reading, PA <img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Arturo Sandoval plays at Blue Note Milano (2016)

March 4, 2016 - Arturo Sandoval plays with John Belzaguy (b), Tiki Pasillas (perc), Dave Siegel (kb), Johnny Friday (d), Kemuel Roig (p) and Marius Preda (cimbalom) at Blue Note Milano in Milan, Italy<img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Andy Garcia sits in with Arturo Sandoval (2000)

January 29, 2011 - Arturo Sandoval together with actor Andy Garcia and the CSUN Jazz "A" Band are in concert at Valley Performing Arts Center in Northridge, CA<img src='//' alt='Arturo Sandoval – Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' width='190' height='161'/>

Singing With Gloria Estefan

Paul Simon, Chaka Khan, Alejandro Fernandez, Jose Feliciano, Tony Bennett, . Sync, James Ingram, Aretha Franklin, Pitbull, Ricky Martin, Celia Cruz, Celine Dion, Patti Labelle, Arturo Sandoval

This week In Jazz Legends 31/52

Herbie Hancock, David Sanborn, Marcus Miller, Steps Ahead, Spyro Gyra, Arturo Sandoval, Wayne Bergeron, Gerry Mulligan, Dave Brubeck, Doc Severinsen, Miles Davis, Chet Baker, Sonny Rollins, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Wayne Shorter

This week In One-Off Collaborations 29/52

Miles Davis & Chaka Khan, Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval & Tito Puente, Bob Weir & Grace Potter, John Lee Hooker, Carlos Santana & Etta James, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Freddie King & Johnny Winter, John Mayall & Eric Clapton, Eric Clapton, David Sanborn, Steve Gadd, Marcus Miller & Joe Sample, Bobby Mcferrin & The Yellowjackets, Rick Wakeman & Jon Lord,…

This week In Jazz Legends 19/52

Stan Getz, Chet Baker, Arturo Sandoval, Branford Marsalis, Dexter Gordon, Thelonious Monk, Joshua Redman, Sonny Rollins, Mal Waldron, Woody Shaw , Pharoah Sanders, Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, Andy Sheppard, Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack Dejohnette, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow, Antonio Sanchez

This week In Jazz Legends 18/52

Miles Davis, Gill Evans, Dexter Gordon, Wes Montgomery, Martial Solal, Johnny Griffin, Charles Mingus, Gerry Mulligan, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, Dizzy Gillespie, Arturo Sandoval, Elvin Jones, Joshua Redman, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Billy Cobham, Dave Brubeck, e.s.t., Barney Kessel, Herb Ellis

Happy Birthday Randy Brecker. ‘Brother Randy’

This day (November 27, 1945), in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania, is born Randy Brecker, an American trumpeter and flugelhornist.Tracklist : 1 . Now's the Time (2020) 2 . w/ Chad Lefkowitz-Brown & F. Giachino trio – @ Torino Jazz Festival (2019) 3 . Some Skunk Funk (2018) 4 . w/ Marvin Stamm – A Night of Jazz (2017) 5 . w/ Andrei Kondakov – ДЖАЗ НА ДНЕПРЕ (2016) 6 . w/ Bob Mintzer – Some skunk funk…

Arista Records publish Kenny G’s second cover album : ‘At Last…The Duets Album’ (2004)

Kenny G's 'At Last...The Duets Album' is his second cover album recorded with David Sanborn , Arturo Sandoval, Leann Rimes, Earth, Wind & Fire, Yolanda Adams, Daryl Hall, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Richard Marx, Barbra Streisand and more and released on November 23, 2004 by Arista Records.1 . I Believe I Can Fly (w/ Yolanda Adams) 2 . Pick Up The Pieces (w/ Craig Richard, Live) 3 . Sorry…

Dizzy Gillespie plays in Berlin (1980)

November 4, 1980 - Dizzy Gillespie plays with Claudio Roditti (flh), James Moody (ts), Arturo Sandoval (tp), Pablo Watkins (tb), Paquito d'Riviera (as, cl), Danilo Perez (p), Airto Moreira (perc), Flora Purim (voc) and more at the Jazzfestival in Berlin

Feliz Cumpleaños Chucho Valdés. ‘Qui Va Chucho Va Piano’

This day (October 9, 1941), in Quivicán, Cuba, is born Chucho Valdés, a Cuban pianist, bandleader and founder of Irakere.Tracklist : 1 . Jazz Batá 2 (2019) 2 . El Gueije (2018) 3 . w/Kenny Garrett – Chucho’s Step (2017) 4 . w/ Paquito D’Rivera – en la Casa Blanca (2016) 5 . Lorena’s Tango (2015) 6 . w/ Buica – Siboney, My One And Only Love, Santa Cruz (2014) 7 . w/ Bebo Valdes- La Comparsa Calle…

Tony Bennett releases ‘Duets II’ recorded with seventeen famous guests (2011)

Tony Bennett's 'Duets II' is an album recorded with seventeen very famous guests and released on September 20, 2011 by Columbia. 1 . The Lady Is A Tramp (w/ Lady Gaga) 2 . The Lady Is A Tramp (w/ Lady Gaga, éA Very Gaga Thanksgiving") 3 . One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) (w/ John Mayer) 4 . Body And Soul (w/ Amy Winehouse) 5 . Don't Get Around Much Anymore (In Studio Version) 6 .…

We remember Tito Puente. ‘Tito El Timbalero’

This day (June 1, 2000), in New York City, New York, died Ernesto Antonio Puente a.k.a Tito Puente, a Latin jazz and salsa musician and composer.Tracklist : 1 . Oye Como Va 2 . w/ Celia Cruz – Celia & Tito (1999) 3 . Machito Forever (1995) 4 . El Rey Del Timbal 5 . Maria Cervantes (1983) 6 . w/ The Latin Percussion Jazz Ensemble (1980) 7 . w/ Frankie Figueroa – Nina Y Senora (1972) 8 . El…

Happy Birthday Gonzalo Rubalcaba. ‘Rubalcaba De Cuba’

This day (May 27, 1963), in Havana, Cuba, is born Gonzalo Rubalcaba, a Grammy Award-winning Cuban jazz pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Joy, Joie (2019) . Gitaneria (2018) . w/ Anna Maria Jopek - Twe Usta Klamia (2017) . Volcan Trio (2016) . Joao (2014) . Supernova (2012) . Promenade (1999) . Agua De Beber (1995) . Giant Steps (1992) . & Chick Corea – Inprovisation (1991) . Autumn…

We Remember Hank Jones. ‘So Long Mr. Jones’

This day (May 16, 2010), in Manhattan, New York, died Hank Jones, an American jazz pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Round Midnight (2010) . Nica’S Dream (2008) . w/ Joe Lovano – Monk’S Mood (2006) . Recordame (1993) . w/ John Lewis - All The Things You Are . w/ Lester Young Septet, Ella Fitzgerald – Blues For Greasy (1950) . Hank Jones Trio (1950) . Tracklist : ‘Round Midnight . Blue Monk…

Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder. ‘Wonder Day In Wonderland’

This day (May 13, 1950), in Saginaw, Michigan, is born Stevland Hardaway Morris a.k.a Stevie Wonder, an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Lean On Me, Love's In Need of Love Today (2020) . Easy like Sunday Morning (Lionel Richie Tribute Kennedy Center Honors, 2019 ) . Isn’t She Lovely ( Global Citizen 2017 New York) . Faith (w/ Ariana Grande, 2016) . w/ Sting…

Happy Birthday Steve Winwood

May 12, 1948 - Steve Winwood, English singer and musician, member of The Spencer Davis Group, Traffic and Blind Faith is 73. Happy Birthday Sir"Live from Madison Square Garden" by Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood is a live album released on May 19, 2009. >>"The London Howlin' Wolf Sessions" is an album recorded with Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, Charlie Watts and Bill Wyman on May 2–7, 1970.…

Happy Birthday Burt Bacharach. ‘Anyone Who Has A Burt’

This day (May 12, 1928), in Kansas City, Missouri, is born Burt Bacharach, an American pianist, composer and music producer. Digest Tracklist : That's What Friends Are For (Glastonbury 2015) . Walk On By & A Little Prayer (2009) . Any Day Now (2008) . w/ Adele - Baby It'S You (2008) . w/ Rufus Wainwright - Kentucky bluebird (2005) . w/ Ronald Isley - Alfie (2004) . w/ Dionne Warwick -…

Happy Birthday Flora Purim. ‘Pure Rhythm’

This day (March 6, 1942), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Flora Purim a Brazilian jazz singer.Tracklist : w/ Airto Moreira Live . w/ United Nation All Star Orchestra Esquinas . w/ Airto Moreira @ Telluride Jazz Festival . w/ Elaine Elias, & David Sanborn - Jobim Medley (1997) . w/ Fourth World & Diana Moreira-Purim - Time One . Rhythm Runner - Overdub By Giovanni Hidalgo & Freddie…

This week In Jazz Legends (special sax & trumpet) 09/52

Dizzy Gillespie, Sam Rivers, Chris Potter, Woody Shaw, Paul Desmond, Wynton Marsalis, Ernie Watts, Wayne Shorter, Arturo Sandoval, Benny Golson, Jan Garbarek, James Carter, Roy Hargrove, Dave KozThey are the "Jazz Legends (special sax . trumpet)" performers selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Dizzy Gillespie .…

Last week In Visual Artists 05

Jean Baptiste Mondino, Norman Jean Roy, Robert Frank , Jean Paul Goude, Ethan Russell, Harry Langdon, Manny Iriarte, Reid Miles, Victor Skrebneski, Stanley Donwood, Patrick Nagel, . They are the 11 Visual Artists selected among the 195 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Jean Baptiste Mondino - Marion Cotillard for Dior Lady…


EIGHT hours of newly released straight up jazz albums. Shuffle it! : Brian Bromberg . Jim Rotondi . Kenny Barron Trio . Ken Peplowski . Herlin Riley . Dr. Lonnie Smith . Three’s Company . Willie Jones III . . . Brian Bromberg - Full CircleFrom New Orleans to Michael Jackson’s music. With Arturo Sandoval, Bob Sheppard, Kirk Whalum, Doug Webb, Randy Waldman, Mitch Forman, Otmaro Ruiz and Alex…

A Suite of Freedoms

From 'Driva' Man' to 'Freedom Swing Song' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz and More' tunes around the theme of 'Max Roach's "We Insist! Freedom Now Suite"'. It has Laura Lee, Max Roach (feat. Abbey Lincoln), Michel Camillo & Tomatito, Amalia Rodrigues and many more.