This photo is from 1973 or 1974. I’m in it too. Can you find me? Is there anyone else you recognize? This band, Seguida, was the opening act for the Fania All-stars concert at Yankee Stadium in 1974. We, Seguida, later won the Latin NY award for best “Latin Rock” band in 1975. We recorded and […]
Recientemente tuve la oportunidad de entrevistar a este gran maestro trompetista Venezolano, cuando estábamos en un descanso en un concierto en Nueva York. Aparte de Arturo Sandoval, Raúl Agraz es posiblemente el trompetista latino, más consumado y respetados, de que yo sepa. Es posible que no reconozcan su nombre, porque él es muy humilde, pero su […]
I can only tell you this story from my perspective.. Are there others still around who have more years, much more authority, experience and credibility than I do? Yes, too many to list. I would love to have them all share their perspectives and stories too, but that would be a major major task, and […]
I’m back in New York now but I’m behind as far as posting videos of some of the things I did while in Ukraine. Here are days 4 and 5. There are clips from the recording studio and also from a Jazz jam I attended which features some regular members of Dislocados, Dennis Adu (trumpet), […]
It’s finally here, the updated Salsa Legends And Masters Academy. Basically, it looks nicer, it loads faster and it’s easier to navigate your way around. Have a look and let us know what you think. We are still tweaking it, so it won’t be perfect just yet. Have a look and tell us your thoughts, or just share this resource, all about Salsa, with your friends. Thanks.