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From the Chill Suite: Let yourself “Feel” the smooth, Afro-Jazz rhythm from Teddy Rok Seven

Let the Rhythm Hit ‘Em with Some Saucy Afro-Cuban Jazz

Nice piece in the New York Times about the quiet renaissance of Afro-Cuban Jazz. This is very good news for us American and  Latin Jazz lovers. Here’s a classic video from  jazz legends Arturo Sandoval and Dizzy Gillespie. Together, they epitomize the fusion of these musical forms:

Want more? Stay awhile and sashay to “Campina” from the Afro-Cuban Jazz Project: