14 Apr '14, 9pm
Here's another fun CD for you guys to check out. #SalsaLessonsTemecula
Salsa Giants EP Plus - Sergio George Presents Salsa Giants CD (Top Stop/Sony 300226), Released 2014; Editor's Pick: Though it's only a five-track EP, this is an all-killer, no-filler collection of music by some of the greatest living salsa giants. On one evening during the summer of 2012 at the Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival, Sergio George produced a salsa jam that resulted in a documentary film narrated by John Leguizamo. The music here includes two long grand jams to open and close the set. The opener, "Bajo la Tormenta," features Jose "El Canario" Alberto, Willy Chirino, Oscar D'Leon, Cheo Feliciano, Andy Montanez, La India, Ismael Miranda, and Tito Nieves. Montanez delivers the cooking "Un Verano en Nueva York," followed by D'Leon on "Lloraras." Luis Enrique answers with "Quedate y Desesperado." The set comes to a close with the house-burning "Para Celebrar," which in...