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Arturo Sandoval

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Concerts

Arturo Sandoval.

June 24, 2010 Trumpeter Arturo Sandoval shows some Miami style while Cyrus Chestnut swings spirituals.

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Studio Sessions

Arturo Sandoval playing a beautiful instrument, beautifully.

February 2, 2012 One of the world's foremost jazz trumpeters delights with two masterful performances of standards.

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Tania Maria sings Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Wave" on this Latin episode of Piano Jazz.

February 11, 2011 Tania Maria sings Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Wave" on this Latin-themed episode of Piano Jazz.

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Interviews & Profiles

Arturo Sandoval and Dizzy Gillespie perform.

August 20, 2013 The Cuban trumpet player discusses the legacy of jazz and his relationship with Dizzy Gillespie.

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Arturo Sandoval and Dizzy Gillespie on tour in Europe in 1991. Sandoval's new album, Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You), is a tribute to his friend and mentor.

May 12, 2012 The Cuban trumpeter befriended Dizzy Gillespie when the American jazzman visited Havana in 1977.

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Discover Songs

The cover of The Best of Irakere

August 1, 2001 The Cuban group formed around pianist Valdes' music ranges from Afro-Cuban to bop.

Reviews

The cover of The Best of Irakere

August 1, 2001 The Cuban group formed around pianist Valdes' music ranges from Afro-Cuban to bop.

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Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)

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  • Album: Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)
  • Artist: Arturo Sandoval
  • Label: Concord Jazz
  • Released: 2012
 

Cyrus Plays Elvis

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  • Album: Cyrus Plays Elvis
  • Artist: Cyrus Chestnut
  • Label: Koch
  • Released: 2007
 

Rumba Palace

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  • Album: Rumba Palace
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The Best of Irakere

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