NYC Radio Live listeners get to hang out with Jacob Plasse from Orquesta Akokán.
The 12 piece cuban Grammy Nominated band revives the sound of the renowned dance orchestras of the 1940s and 1950s with influences such as Arsenio Rodriguez, Perez Prado, and Beny Moré
Debashish Bhattacharya is simply one of the greatest guitarists walking the earth. The slide guitar master will be performing at GlobalFest this year, and we give a preview of what to expect. Here we revisit our 2012 broadcast of a benefit concert Debashish performed in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. He is joined with his daughter Anandi and brother Subashish.
Seven-time Grammy® winner Paul Winter has a body of work that chronicles his wide-ranging experiences in the musical traditions and natural environments of the Earth. The saxophonist, composer and bandleader founded Living Music as the recording context for his ensemble, the Paul Winter Consort, and his community of colleagues, which includes some of the world’s finest jazz, world, and classical musicians, along with notable voices from the great symphony of wildlife.
It was a blast when he came by my apartment, played some instruments, hung out and talked about the big event coming up: His 39th Annual Winter Solstice Celebration.