Synopsis by Mark Deming
Some of the greatest names in Latin jazz gather under the direction of percussionist Juan de Marcos González in this performance video. Afro-Cuban All Stars: Live in Japan features Raul Gutierrez on sax, Daniel "El Gordo" Ramos on trumpet, Dave Alfaro on piano, Ricardo Munoz on bass, and many others as the big band plays for an enthusiastic audience of Japanese fans. Selections include "Distinto, Diferente," "Cada Vez Que Te Veo," "Reconciliacion," "El Son De Baloy," "Chan Chan," and more.
concert, jazz, Latin-music, percussion-instruments