Born: February 24, 1958
Trombonist, composer and arranger Papo Vázquez is celebrating 40 years into a career spanning the jazz, Latin, Afro-Caribbean and classical music and recording worlds.
Recent honors include an invitation by “The Presidents Own” US Marine Band to lead and direct the band on its first Afro Caribbean Jazz performance in the long history of this band, in Washington, DC.
In May 2013, was commissioned by Arturo O’Farrill’s Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra and Symphony Space to compose new music for “Nueva Musica” concert series, in New York.
In 2011, was presented with a Latino Masters Award by the Pregones Theater under The National Endowment for the Arts American Masterpieces: Presenting program....
- Oasis by Jerry D'Souza
- Marooned/Aislado: Live at the Painted Bride Art Center by Elliott Simon
- Aislado: Live at the Painted Bride Art Center by Jerry D'Souza
- From The Badlands by Chip Boaz
- From the Badlands by Jerry D'Souza
Willing to teachAdvanced students only.