Paraiso CCD 4946 2
  • CAT # CCD-4946-25

    1. One Step Ahead 9:11
    2. Naima 7:10
    3. Maluco 7:03
    4. Caravan 9:35
    5. El Tacano 7:24
    6. Five For Elvin 6:52
    7. Second Opinion 5:23
    8. Jamboree 6:11
    9. Ca-ni-mo! 6:23
    10. Obaricoso / Ritmos, Colores, y Sentidos 3:56

Co-led by vibraphonist Dave Samuels, flautist Dave Valentin, and guitarist/percussionist Steve Khan, the Caribbean Jazz Project has struck the perfect balance between honoring the rich Latin jazz tradition and forging restlessly innovative musical transitions. Featuring original compositions by band members Dave Samuels and Steve Khan alongside creative, Latin-infused re-workings of jazz and Latin classics such as John Coltrane's "Naima," Duke Ellington's "Caravan," and Mongo Santamaria's "Obaricoso," the Caribbean Jazz Project's Paraiso epitomizes the very best in Latin jazz. Special guest artsts Poncho Sanchez (congas), Conrad Herwig (trombone), and Ray Vega (flugelhorn) also sit in on what surely has to be one of the most exciting and fully-realized Latin jazz albums of the new year.

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