More with David Amram


David Amram, Pete Seeger and Dizzy Gillespie

Interview


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“Decían que yo no venía y aquí usted me ve” (They said I wasn’t coming and here you see me!)
– Benny More

In 1977, David Amram visited Cuba for his first and only time with Dizzy Gillepsie, Stan Getz, and Earl “Fatha” Hines.

Now 40+ … Read more

David Amram and Jazz on the Tube head to Cuba


The album that resulted from Amram’s
last trip to Cuba over 40 years ago

Interview


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40 years later David Amram returns to Cuba….

In 1977, the Carter administration gave permission to a group of US jazz musicians to travel to Cuba the first such trip in the fifteen years after the Revolution there.

Dizzy Gillespie, … Read more

Salsa Meets Jazz – Part 8 – Candido

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Cándido de Guerra Camero was born April 21, 1921 in Havana, Cuba, which makes him 96 and half years old (and one day) on the day of this recording.

Cándido is the most recorded conga player in the history of jazz having appeared on well over 1,000 … Read more

Michele Rosewoman


The Jazz on the Tube interview

Interview


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Concert info

Michele Rosewoman and New Yor-Uba Sunday, January 7, 2018, at 3:00 PM
DiMenna Center for Classical Music
450 W 37th Street, New York, NY
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Personnel:

Alex Norris Trumpet
Roman Filiu Alto & soprano saxophones
Maria Grand Tenor saxophone
Chris Washburne … Read more

Meet Bobby Sanabria’s MULTIVERSE Big Band

Bobby Sanabria introduces the members of his MULTIVERSE Big Band.
Founded in 1998
The oldest Latin Jazz Orchestra in New York City
Multi-Grammy Nominated

Filmed at the Salsa Meets Jazz Benefit for Puerto Rico at Le Poisson Rouge (the late, great Village Gate.)

DRUMS, MUSICAL DIRECTOR:
Bobby Sanabria

SAXES:
David Dejesus – lead alto, soprano, flute
Andrew Gould – alto, … Read more

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