AFRO-CUBAN ALL STARS
BIO: Afro-Cuban All Stars is a Cuban band led by Juan de Marcos González (formerly tres player for Sierra Maestra). Their music is a mix of all the styles of Cuban music, including bolero, chachachá, salsa... (read more...)
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|Cellist Akua Dixon to Release Her Second CD 'Akua Dixon' 1/13|
November 18, 2014
Her new album, 'Akua Dixon,' is a dazzling string conclave that surveys the cellist/composer/arranger's expansive stylistic reach. Dixon's label, Akua's Music, will release the disc on January 13, 201...
|Ibeyi, Ryan Raftery, Kellylee Evans and More Among 'Rising Stars' at Joe's Pub This Winter|
November 11, 2014
? Since Joe's Pub at The Public opened its doors in 1998, it has been a stomping ground for both the masterful legends and powerful young voices of music and the performing arts. This winter (November...
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October 15, 2014
Birdland Jazz Club is thrilled to announce their great line-up of amazing talent for the month of November 2014. Featuring: Django Reinhardt NY Festival's 15th Anniversary, Karrin Allyson, Cyrill Aime...
|Vocalist Roseanna Vitro Set to Release 'Clarity: Music of Clare Fischer'|
September 03, 2014
The richly harmonic, deeply melodic music of pianist and composer/arranger Clare Fischer (1928-2012) has proven to be fertile terrain for many jazz and pop artists over the last half-century.
|Pianist Aruan Ortiz Moves Afro-Cuban Grooves Deep into the Jazz World|
August 15, 2014
"Music was in the air in Santiago. It had a huge influence on me," admitsCuban-born pianist, composer, and bandleader Aruan Ortiz
|Dee Dee Bridgewater, Arturo Sandoval and More Set for the Blue Note, Aug 2014|
July 31, 2014
Blue Note Jazz Club, one of the world's most iconic jazz and blues venues based in Greenwich Village, is proud to announce an impressive schedule of artists for August 2014.
|Jazz Masters, Stephen Wallam, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2014|
July 15, 2014
Birdland Jazz Club has announced their great line-up of amazing talent for the month of August 2014, featuring: The Jazz Masters Quartet, Dave Douglas Quintet, Django Reinhardt NY Festival, Eric Comst...
|Linda Lavin, Ben Allison Group and More to Play Birdland, Week of July 14|
July 03, 2014
Birdland Jazz Club has announced their amazing line-up of talent for July 14-July 20, including Ben Allison Group, Jane Monheit, Linda Lavin, featuring Billy Stritch, Rolando Morales-Matos, and more!
|Loston Harris Quartet, Jane Monheit and More Come to Birdland, 7/7-13|
June 27, 2014
Birdland Jazz Club has announced their amazing line-up of talent for July 7 - July 13, including the Loston Harris Quartet with Special Guest Monica Behan, Jane Monheit, Arturo O'Farrill, David DeJesu...
|Birdland Announces 'OUR SINATRA: A Musical Celebration' and More, 6/30-7/6|
June 19, 2014
Birdland Jazz Club has announced their amazing line-up of talent for June 30 through July 6, featuring: Our Sinatra "A Musical Celebration" with Eric Comstock, Christopher Gines, Harmony Keeney, Jane ...
|Tributo a las Divas Cubanas Set for Harris Center, 6/27|
June 06, 2014
Fans of Afro-Cuban-Latin music who love high-energy performances will be treated to the exciting song stylings of Cuban vocalist and former member of Bamboleo, Yordamis Mergret, as she takes audiences...
|BossaBrasil Festival, Spencer Day and More to Play Birdland, 5/26-6/1|
May 16, 2014
Birdland Jazz Club is pleased to announce their amazing line-up of talent for May 26 - June 1, featuring Bossabrasil with Marcos Valle and Roberto Menescal, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, Spencer Day, David...
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April 15, 2014
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March 17, 2014
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|Quest, Broadway Belts, Barbara Carroll and More Set for Birdland Jazz Club, 2/24-3/2|
February 14, 2014
Birdland Jazz Club has announced their sensational line-up of incredible talent for February 24 - March 2, including: Quest: With Dave Liebman, Richie Beirach, Ron McClure & Billy Hart, Broadway Belts...
|Asphalt Orchestra Joins the Pixies at Capitol Theatre|
January 17, 2014
Bang on a Can's exhilarating marching band Asphalt Orchestra has been invited to join the Pixies on their 2014 winter tour, bringing selections from the radical performance Asphalt Orchestra Plays the...
|World Music Institute Announces Line-Ups For AFRICA NOW and DANCING THE GODS and Adds HAVANA NAGILA|
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 03, 2014
The World Music Institute is thrilled to present, along with the Apollo Theater, the second edition of Africa Now! —a weekend festival with a focus on today's African music scene, featuring artists wh...
|The Great Larry Willis, Tim Green, Gerald Cannon and Billy Williams Set for Twins Jazz Club on New Year's Eve|
December 30, 2013
New Years Eve Bash with The Great Larry Willis Quartet Tim Green is set for the Twins Jazz Club, located at 1344 U Street NW, Top Floor, Washington, DC 20009. Call 202.234.0072 or visit www.TwinsJazz....
|Matt Baker, Natalie Douglas, Jamie deRoy and More Set for Birdland Jazz Club, Jan 2014|
December 13, 2013
Birdland Jazz Club has announced their line-up of impressive talent for the month of January 2014. Featuring: The Birdland Big Band, Lauren Kinhan, Diane Schuur, Regina Carter, Nicholas Payton & Actio...
|Cheyenne Jackson, Donna McKechnie, Frank Wildhorn, Cyndi Lauper and More Set for Birdland, Dec 2013|
November 15, 2013
Birdland Jazz Club has announced their zesty line-up of impressive talent for the month of December 2013. Featuring: Michael Feinstein, Stacey Kent, Jazz Stories with Eddie Gomez, Kenny Barron, Al Fos...
|Graham Nash, The Wee Trio, Tuck & Patti and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru Dec 15|
November 12, 2013
Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through December 15, plus new shows through February 2014.
|Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club Performs on Tonight's JAY LENO|
September 13, 2013
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|The Zombies, The Fab Faux and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Fall-Winter 2013|
September 04, 2013
Yoshi's San Francisco announces updated calendar for club and restaurant through October 6, plus new shows through December 2013. Details below!
|Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club to Tour U.S. This Fall|
July 18, 2013
On September 14, internationally acclaimed ensemble Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club brings its world tour to the U.S. for a run of dates that will hit New York, San Francisco, Austin, Atlanta, Indian...
|2013 Tony Nominees and More Set for Birdland Jazz Club, Now thru 5/26|
May 20, 2013
Birdland Jazz Club has announced their exciting line-up of extraordinary talent for today, May 20 - May 26, 2013.