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New Release – Song for Maura with Paquito D’Rivera and Trio Corrente

The heralded Cuban born clarinetist/saxophonist Paquito D’Rivera has never been shy to trumpet his Brazilian infatuation. Since his arrival in the United States, he has made it a point to collaborate with Brazilian musicians of all stripes, including figures in … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, New Release | 1 Comment

Review of the New CD – Dia y Medio at JazzTimes

Travis Rogers, Jr., posted a wonderful review on of Dia y Medio, a joint venture of Paquito D’Rivera and Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas. "To have a musician of D’Rivera’s performing and composing skills alongside Rojas’ dedication to her homeland … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, New Release, News, Review | Leave a comment

Paquito D’Rivera Teams Up With Berta Rojas in “Dia y Medio”

11-time GRAMMY winner Paquito D’Rivera teams up with world-renowned Paraguayan classical guitarist, Berta Rojas, in this beautiful tribute to Paraguay "Dia y Medio" or "A Day and a Half". "Día y medio," or "A Day and a Half," is the … Continue reading

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Cape Cod Files by D’Rivera, Now on CD

"American Music for Clarinet and Piano" The Cape Cod Files was written in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival. Jon Manasse, Clarinet and Jon Nakamatsu, Piano, perform the Cape Cod Files with other American … Continue reading

Posted in 2010, Composition, New Release, News | Comments Off

November 2 Release – Panamericana Suite on MCG Jazz Label

Recorded live at Pittsburgh’s Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild for MCG Jazz, Panamericana Suite takes its name from a piece commissioned by Jazz at Lincoln Center that D’Rivera premiered in 2000. A stunning cultural synthesis encompassing North, Central, and South America leavened … Continue reading

Posted in 2010, New Release, News | Comments Off