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El Eco

EL ECO with Guillermo Nojechowicz -- the Brazilian-Argentine jazz ensemble that has been called “the seedbed” of much of the Latin jazz scene in the Northeast (US)-- performed live on NPR's “Jazz Set” with host vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater earlier this year. The Brazilian Argentinean jazz ensemble, based in Boston and New York City, offers true world music at its best. Their material is strikingly original, delivered with strong vocals, percussive drive, and real lyric focus.

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”This is true world music at its best.” -- Ron Mason, KANSAI TIME OUT/Japan

“Guillermo's tunes are fabulous and I loved the performances on this disk. El Eco's CD is simply fantastic.” --Paquito D'Rivera

Primary Instrument

Drums

Location

Jamaica Plain, MA

Willing to teach

Advanced only

Credentials/Background

Guillermo Nojechowicz has taught at New England Conservatory's Jazz Department in Boston and at Berklee College of Music. Currently he teaches drums, percussion ensemble and World Jazz Ensemble at Cambridge Rindge and Latin School (Visual and Performing Arts).

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