Performed in 2017 “SOUL OF LATIN JAZZ” is a rare, theatrical performance of Afro-Latin jazz music with dance, poetry and visual art.
Featuring: Grammy-winning Cuban guitarist and producer David Oquendo, national-poetry slam winner Regie Gibson, best-selling author, poet and performer U-Meleni Mhlaba- Adebo, violin virtuoso Edilio Bermudez, the wonderful Eduardo Ortiz on bass, soulful Carlos de Leon- trumpet (Tito Puente, Machito), superbly talented dancer Jonathan Burke, triple threat Sandy Marcelino, brilliant Hilary Noble on sax, flute and percussion. Powerful rhythm section anchored by the remarkable veteran Vicente Lebron. Cornell & Kenny will be performing!
“ Music unites us. Love unites us. Best Thing is being able to love someone in your own language...” - U-MELENI ( excerpt Samba version : RUdo/LOVE Poem from " Soul Psalms) with KEKOSA COLLECTIVE