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  1. Tango, Ballet Hispanico and 'Romeo and Juliet': New Orleans Ballet's new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | NOLA.com

    The season begins at the Mahalia Jackson Theater on Oct. 21 with the return of Ballet Hispnico . Led by Cuban-American director Eduardo Vilaro, Ballet Hispnico brings a program that includes Vilaro's tribute to Cuban dance with music by Grammy-winner Paquito D'Rivera; the work of celebrated Mexican choreographer Tania Prez Salas; and a flamenco-inspired piece by internationally acclaimed choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa.

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  2. Songbook Summit, Featuring Tunes of Cole Porter, George Gershwin and More, Comes to 59E59 TheatersRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Jazz Orchestra, Village Vanguard Orchestra, Jimmy Heath Big Band, Wycliffe Gordon, Cecile McLorin Salvant, Paquito D'Rivera, Kenny Barron, Bob Wilber, Albert "Tootie" Heath, live on Garrison Keillor 's Prairie Home Companion, and are featured on the ...

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  3. Dancers of Ballet Hisp nico in "L nea Recta"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Albany Times Union

    ... 2009, is a gorgeous expression of that mission. Set to a score that encompasses both Dizzy Gillespie and Paquito D'Rivera, it takes inspiration from what's known as the official dance of Cuba, the danzon - a word that also means "celebration" in ...

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  4. Ballet Hisp nico reinvents Latin dance at Jacob's PillowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Albany Times Union

    ... 2009, is a gorgeous expression of that mission. Set to a score that encompasses both Dizzy Gillespie and Paquito D'Rivera, it takes inspiration from what's known as the official dance of Cuba, the danzon - a word that also means "celebration" in ...

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  5. Grand Opening Features Harlem QuartetRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... with such distinguished performers as violinist Itzhak Perlman; cellist Carter Brey; clarinetist Paquito D'Rivera; pianist Misha Dichter, with whom the quartet made their Kennedy Center debut in February 2013; and jazz legends Chick Corea and Gary ...

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  6. Quotes of the day from Paquito D'RiveraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Babalu Blog

    Cuban exile saxophonist Paquito D'Rivera said in a recent interview that he admires the courage with which Venezuelans have taken to the streets to protest the Maduro dictatorship and that he wishes that Cubans had done something similar long ago. He also had this to say about the Normalization Circus and the world's love affair with the Castro dynasty: "I don't know of a single dictatorship that has ever been overthrown by little kisses and cultural exchanges.

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  7. Musical Celebration to Pay Tribute to Dave Valentin in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Billboard

    ... the South Bronx. In 2002, he won a Grammy Award with vibraphonist Dave Samuels and saxophonist/clarinetist Paquito D'Rivera for the Caribbean Jazz Project's recording The Gathering . In addition to leading his own groups, Valentin also served as ...

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  8. Cuban legend Chucho Valdes plays two shows at KuubwaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    One of the greatest living legends of Cuban music, Chucho Valdes, will come to the Kuumbwa Jazz Center for back-to-back concerts of solo piano, Monday and Tuesday, May 22 and 23. Nearly 45 years ago, Valdes was the founder and bandleader of the Cubano supergroup Irakere, an ambitious and dynamic band that produced, among others, stars such as trumpeter Arturo Sandoval and saxophonist Paquito D'Rivera, not to mention Valdes himself. The son of the great post-war bandleader Bebo Valdes, Chucho Valdes used his position in Irakere to bring innovations to Afro-Cuban jazz and to cultivate audiences outside of Cuba, winning a Grammy for Irakere's self-titled album in 1979.

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  9. Bronx high school students bring sounds of tropics to museumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Newsday

    ... subscriber account. To verify your subscription information, click the Connect Account button. Jazz master Paquito D'Rivera and students from the Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music perform pieces celebrating the diversity of the Caribbean in the ...

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  10. Paquito D'Rivera And Students From Celia Cruz High School Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Grammy-winning Cuban-American jazz legend Paquito D'Rivera and students from the Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music will premiere a new work of poetry and music celebrating the natural and cultural diversity of the Caribbean. This new music is the result of hours spent at the Museum with scientists and educators, exploring the endemic fauna of the Caribbean-both living and extinct, and including bats, birds, reptiles, primates, owls, and sloths.

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  11. You gotta see: Pedrito Martinez Group at St. James HallRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | The Georgia Straight

    ... contributed to more than 50 albums and worked with the likes of Paul Simon, Sting, Bruce Springsteen, and Paquito D'Rivera. When he comes to Vancouver he'll be leading his crack quartet of musicians from New York's vibrant Latin scene, performing ...

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  12. Weekend Round Up April 6, 2017Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | The George Towner

    ... established itself as a bridge between old and new. This program features Rimsky-Korsakov's "Scheherazade," Paquito D'Rivera's "Kites" and Simon Shaheen's "Dance Mediterranea." The celebrated, all-female company known for vivid performances and ...

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  13. Jazz Appreciation Month 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | [email protected]

    ... Masters alongside musicians whose lives they have influenced. The performers will include NEA Jazz Masters Paquito D'Rivera and Lee Konitz; National Medal of Arts recipient and Kennedy Center Honoree Jessye Norman; vocalist Dianne Reeves; ...

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  14. Latin Jazz All Stars Comes to Jazz Café 4/2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... including Dizzy Gillespie, Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Candido, Art Blakey, Grover Washington, Max Roach, Paquito D'Rivera, Paul Simon and Dionne Warwick just to name a few. Grammy Award nominated, Conga-playing Chembo Corniel divides his performance ...

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  15. Bob Katz To Deliver Prism Sound's US Mic To Monitor Keynote SpeechRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2017 | Digital Pro Sound

    ... President and Mastering Engineer at Digital Domain in Florida, Katz's credits cover artists as diverse as Paquito D'Rivera, Sinead O'Connor, McCoy Tyner, Livingston Taylor, Olga Tanon and Lindsey Webster, whose Jazz album reached No. 3 in the ...

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  16. Highlights In Jazz Presents A Salute To David Amram at Tribeca Performing Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz, New York's longest running jazz concert series, proudly continues its 45th season at 8:00 PM on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center Borough of Manhattan Community College, 199 Chambers Street, NYC with A Salute To David Amram , featuring the renowned award winning multi-instrumentalist composer/conductor and his quartet with drummer Kevin Twigg, bassist Ren Hart and percussionist Adam Amran, joined by NEA Jazz Master alto saxophonist/clarinetist Paquito D'Rivera, distinguished trombonist Earl McIntyre , veteran pianist Norman Simmons and Multi Grammy Award nominee, drummer/percussionist Bobby Sanabria , plus, as in all Highlights In Jazz concerts, a surprise special guest.

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  17. WDNA Miami Downtown Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Miami New Times

    It's the major jazz event of the year! On Saturday, February 25th the WDNA Miami Downtown Jazz Festival at Bayfront Park Amphitheatre will feature a world-class line-up with phenomenal Brazilian guitarist Chico Pinheiro and his quartet, the Miami debut of Jane Bunnett & the all female Cuban group Maqueque, NEA Jazz Master Hubert Laws and his quintet, and Latin Jazz legend Paquito D'Rivera and his quintet joined by Nestor Torres on flute and violinist Federico Britos. One night, one stage with all of these amazing musicians! Tickets are available now starting at just $20 for lawn, reserved seats starting at just $30 with fees included.

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  18. The Dali Quartet Performs At St. Paul's Jan. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... featuring Classical Roots (Haydn & Schubert) and Latin Soul (Piazzolla, Amaya, Turina, Villa-Lobos & Paquito D'Rivera). The concert takes place on Sunday, Jan. 29, at 4 p.m., at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 305 W. 7th Street at Pine. Tickets are ...

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  19. The Luis Mario Ochoa Latin Jazz Ensemble At First Friday.Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... CD, Cimarron, includes an all-star cast of jazz and Latin musicians from Toronto as well as special guests Paquito D'Rivera and Guido Basso. Luis Mario has been featured at most of Canada's major jazz and world festivals, including Montreal, ...

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  20. Paquito D'RiveraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Broward-Palm Beach

    The 14-time Grammy winner and world-renowned jazz artist is celebrated both for his artistry in Latin jazz and his achievements as a classical composer.

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