Tuesday, March 6 2018

'Latin side of Wes Montgomery' Nelson Riveros Quartet

Tuesday, March 06
7:30pm & 9:30pm

“Young guitarist and rising Latin jazz artist Nelson Riveros walks through a landscape of Latin, Brazilian and contemporary jazz on Camino Al Barrio; an adventurous debut outing with outstanding musicianship and impressive material sure to bring well-deserved attention". - All About Jazz

New York based guitarist Nelson Riveros is part of an emerging force of a new generation, of Contemporary Latin-Jazz artists. His Latin-Jazz debut CD titled 'Camino Al Barrio' peaked at #8 on the Jazz Week World Music Chart. He was nominated among his peers as 'Next Best Generation Artist' and Best Latin Jazz Guitar' for the 2010 Latin Jazz Corner Best of The Year Awards.

Nelson Riveros- guitar, vocals

Hector Martignon- piano

Gabriel Vivas- bass

Pablo Bencid- drums

Julius Rodriguez

Tuesday, March 06

Julius Rodriguez is pianist and drummer bringing his unique approach to the growing pool of young jazz talents. Julius has shared the stage with many recognizable names including Javon Jackson, Andra Day, Carmen Lundy, Wycliffe Gordon, James Morrison, Jazzmeia Horn, Dev Hynes, Roy Hargrove, Macy Gray, Wynton Marsalis, and many more. Hailing from Westchester, NY, Julius has traveled to perform at places such as the John F. Kennedy Center for the Arts in Washington D.C., the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia, the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City, and the Monterey Jazz Festival, as well as internationally in Russia, Spain, Japan, and Australia. Julius has been selected as a YoungArts National Finalist on both piano and drums, as well as a drummer in the Grammy Jazz Session and Next Generation Orchestra, a pianist at the Betty Carter Jazz Ahead Workshop and a 4-Time NAACP ACT-SO (Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological, and Scientific Olympics) National Medalist for instrumental music performance and music composition. Julius currently studies jazz piano at the Juilliard School while performing around New York City.
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