Rebeca Mauleón plays Eddie Palmieri

Rebeca Mauleón plays Eddie Palmieri

The First Lady of Latin Jazz tickles the keys for a smoking Eddie Palmieri tribute that will have the dance floor jumping.

 

Includes FRONT BURNER session on the life and times of Eddie Palmieri.

 

About Eddie Palmieri

With a musical career that spans over 50 years, Eddie Palmieri is one of the most reputable bandleaders of Salsa and Latin Jazz orchestras. His commanding power of the piano has been awarded with NINE Grammy Awards and a recent NEA Jazz Master title. A true powerhouse of brilliance known for his astute arranging skills, Palmieri has shown that there is no limit to his repertoire and still continues to thrill audiences with his legendary style.

 

About Rebeca Mauleón

Rebeca Mauleón is an acclaimed pianist, composer, arranger, author, educator and producer. Her composing credits include music for television, film, software and symphony orchestra, and she has appeared and recorded with artists such as Tito Puente, Carlos Santana, Joe Henderson and many others. Mauleón is a Grammy-nominated producer, a tenured professor of music history, performance and composition, a contributing writer to National Geographic and JazzTimes Magazine, and is also Director of Education for SFJAZZ.

Artist Personnel

Rebeca Mauleón piano, vocals,
  musical director
Jesús Diaz
congas, vocals 
Carlos Caro
timbales, vocals 
Jeff Cressman
trombone
Joel Behrman trumpet, trombone 
Abe Gumroyan
bass
Chloe Scott flute