Mike Freeman ZonaVibe
Thurs, June 23rd 24:30
Abe Lebewohl Park
In Front of St Mark's Church-in-the-Bowery
at 10th Street & 2nd Ave. Manhattan
Mike Freeman - Vibes
Ruben Rodriguez - bass
Chembo Corniel - congas
Willie Martinez - drums
TBA saxophone, flute
"The soul of Cal Tjader smiles At this very special tribute dedicated to him
His colleague vibraphonist Mike Freeman ... from years ago Mike Freeman ZonaVibe
Takes hold as one of the Most Innovative improvisers and composers of the moment
Having as a weapon of vibraphone and marimba expression, over Which it has to
unique skill ", Luis Raul Montell - Jazz Caribe
Mike Freeman Has Been Hailed as "masterful" to "superb" vibes player, and "wildly talented." His sixth recording as a leader, BLUE Tjade Continues His multicultural beat with a tip of the hat to Cal Tjader. Grounded in jazz, Latin jazz, and salsa, Mike offers a unique group sound through His music, playing, and instrumentation.
This outing features stalwarts of the New York music scene: bassist Ruben Rodriguez, conga master Chembo Corniel, and drummer Willie Martinez. Chicago's highly regarded Jim Gailloreto rounds out the group on tenor saxophone and flute.
Mike's recordings Have appeared on Numerous Radio charts (jazz, contemporary, World) and syndicated Radio programs (WOR Radio Network, Jazz After Hours, David Sanborn, Music Choice, United Airlines), with international airplay Including Canada, Europe, the Caribbean, South America, and Australia. His recordings Have Been Both Grammy and Latin Grammy entries received outstanding reviews and unavailable.
Mike también está Widely Known by fans and audiences for His Work With Several acclaimed recordings and Latin groups Ray Mantilla Including's Good Vibrations; Lucho Cueto's all-star group Black Sugar sauce; and Son Boricua With Jose Mangual Jr. and the late Jimmy Sabater (one of the architects of Boogaloo).
See more of Mike Freeman on this website:
Vibraphonist and composer Mike Freeman Gives a special flavor with CD "Blue Tjade" (April 11, 2016)
¡¡Viva The Latin Jazz!!