y su banda interpretan 10 canciones que basicamente definen la tradicion del jazz latino, al cierre del milenio.
Samuel Torres' second release, Yaounde, inspired by the emotional memories of his 2005 trip to Cameroon, as portrayed with the help of a fine ensemble of musicians, including the likes of Manuel Valera, Ralph Irizarry, Anat Cohen, Sofia Rei Koutsovitis, Michael Rodriguez, John Benitez and Ernesto Simpson.
Trombonist Eddie Bert and tenor saxophonist Ray Santos were in attendance that sold-out night, as well as the legendary Cuban conguero
A native of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, trumpeter Frank Cano first appeared in the local Latin jazz scene while performing with the legendary Cuban conguero
Led by conguero
Alberto Nacif and reedman Paul Vornhagen, Tumbao Bravo is a 5-to-7 piece (depending on the gig's requirements) Latin jazz ensemble from Detroit, Michigan.
Roberto Vizcaino is a master conguero
, timbalero and multiple percussionist, on faculty at the Conservatorio de las Rosas in Morelia.
pianist Amy Millan, conguero
Rolando Ramos, timbalero/bongocero Danny Morales, trombonist and arranger Rick Faulkner, trumpeter Ray Vega, composer/tresero/cuatrista Luis "Carrasqueao" Rodriguez, lead vocalist Pete Pagan, and a talented newcomer, singer/composer Chuito de Jesus.
This was another tight band that consisted of trumpeter Ray Vega, conguero
Chembo Corniel, pianist Arturo O'Farrill, drummer Phoenix Rivera, timbalero Pete Escovedo, bassist Yunior Ferry and trombonist Francisco Torres.
In late October, Edgardo Cambon, the renowned SF Bay conguero
, sonero, educator and bandleader, released a new album, Celebrando 20 Anos.
EM: I had been working with Willie Colon's band for a couple of months, on and off, but in reality, Milton Cardona was the band's conguero
SNOWBOY, one of the UK's leading congueros
, brings his full band, The Latin Section, to Cardiff next Friday as part of the World Port festival.
In "Roots and Culture," Bobby McFerrin, Baaba Mal, Trinidad's steel pan players, Cuban congueros
and Trinidadian steel pan players connect the drum and the voice to the ancestors.