Francisco Aguabella left Cuba in the 1950's and quickly established himself as a master conguero and bata musician in the American and nascent Afro-Cuban jazz scenes. Noted for his fluidity and energy, he was a sought-after performer who shared the stage with musicians as varied as Frank Sinatr ... More >>
Ever see someone and have the urge to say, "Hey, that guy really marches to the beat of his own drum?" No? Well, now providing the perfect setup for that charming, if antiquated, little ditty, world class percussionist Sammy Figueroa and Kitchen 305 at the Newport Beachside Resort.Whether len ... More >>
Theyre more than one-hit wonders.
Jerry Gonzalez and the Fort Apache Band reinterpret Thelonious to a Latin beat
Music is life for Nuyorican conguero Sammy Figueroa
June 17 - 23, 1999
Two Latin jazz giants take new turns
Poncho Sanchez beats the drum of Latin jazz as South Florida opens its ears