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April 25, 2014 D'Rivera and bassist David Fink joined host Marian McPartland in 1995 for "Birk's Works," in honor of composer Dizzy Gillespie. They also perform "A Night in Englewood."
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Tania Maria sings Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Wave" on this Latin episode of Piano Jazz.
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February 11, 2011 Over the years, Marian McPartland has invited some of the greatest Latin musicians to share their tender and torrid musical expressions. Here, Tania Maria, Paquito D'Rivera, Danilo Perez and Chucho Valdes share some Latin love with the "Queen of Jazz Piano."
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The Paquito D'Rivera Quintet performs at the Alternate Routes series at New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark.
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May 28, 2009 One of the most promising sights in jazz is Paquito D'Rivera, coming your way with his clarinet bag over his shoulder, smiling and looking to spread his goodwill. Still, as joyful and funny as he is, D'Rivera takes his hard-won musical freedom seriously. The clarinetist's quintet takes a trip around Latin America in a concert from >>>JazzSet.
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November 24, 2002 In his special year-end installment of Director's Cuts, Ned Wharton, music director of Weekend Edition Sunday, offers musical gift suggestions, including albums by Tim Sparks, Joni Mitchell and Rachel Z.
August 1, 2001 Irakere was formed in Havana, Cuba in the late 1960s by the masterful pianist Jesus Chucho Valdes. Its music ranges from Afro-Cuban to bop. The album, The Best of Irakere, has a playful cover of a Mozart concerto, among other diverse tracks.
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