"Ciudad de Los Reyes," 4th CD by Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Sextet, Due Feb. 12 Since the release of their 2008 debut, Nuevo Mundo, trumpeter-composer Gabriel Alegría and his Afro-Peruvian Sextet have been blazing a.
Gabriel Alegria (holding the horn) with his Afro-Peruvian Jazz Sextet Over the past four or five decades, many Peruvians chose to leave their country to find a new life in the U.S. and, of course, they brought their culture with them.
. City and began working with legendary trumpeter Valery Ponomarev, the legendary drummer Charli Persip, world saxophone quartet Baritone saxophonist Hamiet Bluiett, Gabriel Alegria The Afro-Peruvian Sextet and many others.
Doug Beavers’ Latin Jazz Orchestra opening Gabriel Alegria’s Afro-Peruvian Sextet BSU Student Union Simplot Grand Ballroom 7:30 pm Concert, Doors Open 7:00 pm FREE Lincoln Garage Parking
We will listen to Afro-Peruvian Jazz by the Gabriel Alegria Afro Peruvian Sextet!
The Afro-Peruvian Sextet was formed in January of 2005. Composer and trumpet player Gabriel Alegría made a long distance phone call to drummer Hugo Alcázar, his long time friend and band mate.
“The Afro-Peruvian Sextet is writing a new chapter in the history of Latin Jazz” --Rifftides “Trumpeter Gabriel Alegria stands poised to introduce Afro-Peruvian Jazz to the world.” –All About Jazz “deeply funky 12/8 rhythm.
Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Sextet Tarde O Temprano. Josh Levinson Sextet
Gabriel Alegria Afro Peruvian Jazz Sextet 11/22/2013
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