On June 15, Paquito D’Rivera, Artistic Advisor of the Duke Ellington Jazz Festival, presented at the White House Jazz Studio. Starting with clinics, Paquito. D’Rivera was invited by Wynton Marsalis to participate in his clinic session (several were occuring in the various rooms). Mr. D’Rivera, presenting a special performance at the conclusion of the event of… [Read More]
SouthFlorida Times describes D’Rivera’s question-and-answer session with high school musicians prior to concert at the Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami. The students participated in a jazz workshop and later watched the actual concert.