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New Release August 5: Jazz Meets the Classics

Jazz Meets the Classics. Release date: August 5, 2014, Paquito D’Rivera Sextet, Sunnyside Records/Paquito Records. Hear Two Sample Tracks The border between classical and jazz music has always been a fluid one, with composers from each camp finding inspiration on … Continue reading

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Preview of Jazz Meets the Classics CD Tour

Lucky audiences in New York’s Jazz at Lincoln Center, Washington’s DC Jazz Festival, Madrid’s Teatro del Canal, and Boston’s Regatta Bar, were the fortunate few to hear the upcoming new album “Jazz Meets the Classics” being released August 5, 2014. … Continue reading

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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

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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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