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Saxophonist Arnan Raz & Drummer Pablo Eluchans Release New 3-Track EP “Pal Viento” | LISTEN!


 
Arnan Raz & Pablo Eluchans Release New 3-Track EP “Pal Viento”
 
Arnan Raz (Saxophone) and Pablo Eluchans (Drums) are releasing their duo EP (3 Songs), “Pal Viento” (“For/To the Wind”). The jazz record seeks to express a longing for, and attachment to nature and peace by bringing grooves and sounds from Arnan Raz’s upbringing in Kibbutz Merchavia in Israel and Pablo Eluchans’s Chilean roots.

Contemporary Jazz Guitarist Ray Obiedo to Release New Album “Latin Jazz Project, Vol. 2” on Sept. 24th, 2021 | LISTEN to New Single “Beatnik”!


 
CONTEMPORARY JAZZ GUITARIST RAY OBIEDO RELEASES
LATIN JAZZ PROJECT, VOL. 2
 
Available September 24, 2021 on Rhythmus Records
 
LATIN JAZZ PROJECT, VOL 2, the newest album by guitarist and composer RAY OBIEDO, is a contemporary jazz project tinged with the rhythms and colors of Latin music. The album comprises seven compositions penned by Obiedo and one jazz standard by composer and arranger Gerald Wilson.

Vocalist/Pianist Elise Gabrielle Releases New Single “Reviens à Moi” | LISTEN!


 
Pianist Vocalist Elise Gabrielle
Records & Releases
Reviens à Moi
 
Classically trained – fluent in six languages
with a passion for music and the finer things in life
 
(September 9 2021) – The vivacious pianist/vocalist Elise Gabrielle presents her latest release adding her special touch to the marvelous “Reviens a Moi”. The classically trained jazz pop loving Elise opens up on “Reviens a Moi” and delivers an abundance of uninhibited emotion which is quite evident as it flows freely from within to the listener’s ears.

Guitarist Gabriel Vicéns Releases New Album “The Way We Are Created” | LISTEN!


 
Gabriel Vicéns blends Jazz and Puerto Rican Rhythms in his New Album, “The Way We Are Created”
 
The guitarist expands his musical expression by mixing bomba and plena rhythms from his native Puerto Rico with his unique brand of Jazz.
 
“The Way We Are Created,” the third album from the brilliant New York City-based musician Gabriel Vicéns, offers a detailed picture of his multiple talents. It portrays the evolution of his own voice, not only as a guitarist but as a composer and conceptualist as well.

Alfredo Rodriguez & Munir Hossn Releases New Single “Que Será” | LISTEN!


 
Cuban Pianist and Composer Alfredo Rodriguez
Partners with Longtime Musical Collaborator
Munir Hossn Offer Solace to the World
with New Single, “Que Será”
 
Available Now via Mack Avenue Records
 
Since the 16th century, the phrase “que será” has served as a motto for human existence in times of uncertainty. Not knowing the next step or the outcome of an unexpected situation can place anyone’s mind into a frenzy, making hope and optimism far from the first thought.

Cuban Pianist Chucho Valdés Opens his Online Music Academy | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Cuban Pianist and Composer Chucho Valdés
Opens his Online Music Academy
 
Before devoting himself entirely to a career in music as a pianist and composer, Chucho Valdés studied to become a teacher. His admiration for his uncle Emilio’s vocation, who was an important educator in Cuba, led him to attend teacher training school with the goal of becoming an educator.

Vocalist Andy James to Release New Album “Tu Amor” on Jan. 22nd, 2021 | LISTEN!


 
Cosmopolitan Vocalist Andy James Explores an Exhilarating Range of Latin Jazz Influences on
Tu Amor set for January 22 on Le Coq Records
 
Boasting Colorful Arrangements by Pianist Bill Cunliffe,
Tu Amor Features an All-Star Ensemble including
Alex Acuña, John Patitucci, Vinnie Colaiuta,
Marvin “Smitty” Smith, Terell Stafford, John Beasley,
Rick Margitza and Bob Sheppard
 
Two great passions have shared the heart of Andy James throughout her life: jazz singing and Flamenco dance.

Pianist Harold López-Nussa to Release New Album “Te Lo Dije” on Aug. 28th, 2020 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Pianist/Composer Harold López-Nussa Defies
Expectations and Captures the Soul of
Modern Cuba in His Vibrant New Album Te Lo Dije
AVAILABLE TOMORROW via Mack Avenue Records
 
Walk the streets of Havana on any day and you’ll hear the soul of Cuba: music pouring from private homes and bustling restaurants, windows rattling with the parties thrown inside, nightclubs pulsing with throngs of people dancing.

Latin Jazz Artist John Santos to Release New Album “Art of the Descarga” on Aug. 7th, 2020 | LISTEN to Single “Descarga”!


 
Latin Jazz artist John Santos announces new album, ‘Art of the Descarga’
 
New album out August 7th via Smithsonian Folkways
 
Percussionist, educator, and social activist John Santos will release Art of the Descarga, a new album with the John Santos Sextet, on August 7 through Smithsonian Folkways.