Staged Preview of Paquito D’Rivera’s New Opera-Zarzuela

Cecilio Valdes, Rey de La Habana

Note: Production is Postponed. D’Rivera’s new opera-zarzuela “Cecilio Valdes, Rey de La Habana” will have it’s first preview presentation to the public on May 17 in Miami. The opera-zarzuela will be staged with the artistic concept and production by The Opera Atelier. Paquito D’Rivera will be performing along with a host of collaborations including Opera… [Read More]

Live Broadcasts from Jazz at Lincoln Center March 27 and 28

Live Broadcast Saturday

PAQUITO D’RIVERA: AROUND THE AMERICAS (Also available directly from Livestream) On March 27 and 28, you can hear Paquito D’Rivera’s Quintet and Quinteto Cimarron online. Jazz at Lincoln will be doing live broadcasts of “Paquito D’Rivera: Around the Americas” concerts on both evenings at 8:00 pm, US Eastern. (Able to attend in person? Tickets are… [Read More]

Review in New York City Jazz Record


The March issue of New York City Jazz Record has a review of Paquito D’Rivera Quintet’s most recent album Jazz Meets the Classics. The magazine is available digitally and can be downloaded as PDF. The review of the Paquito D’Rivera Quintet is by George Kanzler (page 39). The Quintet can be heard this month at… [Read More]