Michele Rosewoman and New Yor-Uba at Jazz on Vine at Painted Bride Art Center
Painted Bride Art Center
uploaded this event on September 30, 2010
Michele Rosewoman's New Yor-Uba ensemble takes Bride jazz enthusiasts on a journey fueled by Afro-Cuban poly-rhythms and melodies and guided by post-bop multi-directional jazz improvisation. Leading this ten-piece ensemble, Rosewoman deftly integrates brass and rhythm sections with folkloric cornerstones including bata and conga drummers, traditional vocals and dance. Honoring the late Orlando 'Puntilla' Rios, master Cuban percussionist/vocalist and once featured ensemble member of New Yor-Uba, this special evening of celebration promises to be an explosive evening of unforgettable cultural synergy. ...