Prior to the January 19th performance of "Conversations with Cachao" with the American Composers Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, D’Rivera talks about his premiered work.
First premiered at Goldstein Auditorium at Syracuse University, an article was released today on "Inside SU" about the thinking behind D’Rivera’s piece "Borat in Syracuse" now on Timba Records. On the GRAMMYs this Sunday, Jan. 31, "Borat in Syracuse" is nominated for a GRAMMY in Category 84 "Best Instrumental Composition". The article goes on to… [Read More]
"Conversations with Cachao" Premieres at Carnegie Hall with the American Composers Orchestra On Jan. 29, 7:30 pm in Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall, Paquito D’Rivera’s work "Conversations with Cachao" will be the featured premiere work in the American Composers Orchestra program "Orchestra Underground: Conversations". Lead by Conductor Ann Manson, Paquito’s tribute to Israel "Cachao" López, Havana… [Read More]