You may have seen my cartoon on Facebook (see below) about it but seriously, In the 40+ years that I have been playing trumpet, I never dreamed that I would have this opportunity, as I’ve been listening to this living legend since I was in my early teens. To me, his music was the ultimate, in so […]
I had a brief opportunity to interview this living legend, the only person alive on the planet that played lead alto sax with “the big 3”, Machito, Tito Rodriguez and Tito Puente. He currently is the lead alto player with The Mambo Legends Orchestra, among many other bands, all of which are of the highest […]
While we were in Japan a few months ago performing with Larry Harlow’s Latin Legend Band, I had an opportunity to ask this living legend (my friend for 40 years) about his early years in the business, his career in general and his thoughts on the present state of Salsa, presently.
NEWS FLASH!!! OMG!! As recently reported and posted by Salsa Legends And Masters Academy, there’s a new Mambo Legends Orchestra recording in the works. Now for the even more AMAZING, AWESOME, UNBELIEVABLE news, a Salsa Legends And Masters Academy Exclusive. Have a seat and pour yourself a drink. Relax, and take a few deep breaths. […]
I recently had the opportunity to ask this living legend some questions about his career and who his influences were. Check it out, and don’t forget to share this educational content. Let’s keep the music alive!