Some of My Instruments (Paquito D’Rivera, published his first video Masterclass talking about his instruments. This is the first in the series.) Okay, okay… hello everybody. Paquito D’Rivera here. Well here with a collection, my toys collection. I have a lot of fun playing these instruments. Jazz Doublers Let’s talk about doublers. I’m not a… [Read More]
YouTube video of Paquito D’Rivera and Quinteto Cimarrón performing “Almendra” On May 1, Paquito D’Rivera and Quinteto Cimarron got together online to perform one of their favorite concert pieces. The ensemble has performed many times with D’Rivera on tours and decided this is a great time to play together online. Almendra” is by Abelardo Valdes,… [Read More]
Watch the NEA Jazz Masters Ceremony at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Paquito is one of the guest performers.