Interview with Paquito D’Rivera The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), interviewed Paquito D’Rivera, featured in their Alternate Routes Latin Jazz Weekend, and who is also a resident of New Jersey. D’Rivera’s Quintet performed at the Center on Oct. 27 with selections from his new grammy nominated album Funk Tango.
8th Latin GRAMMY Awards Nomination Best Latin Jazz Album (Field 10, Jazz Category 33) Funk Tango – Paquito D’Rivera Quintet (Paquito Records) The 8th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards nominations, announced on August 29, listed Paquito D’Rivera Quintet’s Funk Tango album as one of the nominees for Best Latin Jazz Album. The 8th Annual Latin Grammy… [Read More]
May 31 – Review of Funk Tango by Chip Boaz Blogger and jazz musician Chip Boaz (Bass) reviews Funk Tango on "Latin, Jazz, and the Bass."