They are nineteen (19) years to comply in this 2015, from tomorrow, the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival.
The task has not been easy, but with great confidence, ability and desire to do their best. They are lines that follows his mentor who Lorenzo Sancassani leading a laborious team has given his seat to important cultural, artistic, touristic event.
In several opotunidades I have been present in the sovereign festival that takes place on the North Coast of Quisqueya (Amber Coast), set within beautiful tourist towns, I have dedicated spaces and writings, but the atmosphere and the organization are great.
|Poncho Sanchez and Luis Raul Montell in DRJF|
But something very important is the musical development that has been making, continuously sustained in area children through clinics and workshops to program its foundation.
This Festival has significant attractions such as: David Sanchez, experienced Puerto Rican tenor sax part of the super band San Francisco Jazz Collective; double bass John Patitucci, one of the most admired in its execution; the Martinican pianist Mario Canonge bright that bases its music in Latin Jazz with French flavor; Pengbian Sang and Retro Jazz, this grouping is booting Dominican loud applause which provides original music, so recently Barranquijazz step, and already have invitation to the Panama Jazz Festival 2016; and conga player Pedrito Martinez, now captures the attention with his quartet and his concerts are contagious others of emotion.