New Release August 5: Jazz Meets the Classics

Jazz Meets the Classics Cover

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 both sides of the divide. The Grammy Award winning woodwind master Paquito D’Rivera has a… [Read More]

Preview of Jazz Meets the Classics CD Tour

Jazz Meets the Classics CD Cover

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. The new recording features Paquito’s Sextet and promises to wow the audiences. Here are a… [Read More]

Song for Maura Wins “Best Latin Jazz Album” GRAMMY

Picture - Song for Maura Group

On January 27, 2014, Paquito D’Rivera and Trio Corrente’s new album “Song For Maura” won the “Best Latin Jazz Album” at the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards. Trio Corrente members Fabio Torres (pianist), Paulo Paulelli (bassist) and Edu Ribeiro (drummer), accepted in person the GRAMMY award on the GRAMMY pre-telecast broadcast through GRAMMY Live. The 56th… [Read More]