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Bobby Sanabria  “West Side Story Reimagined” Upcoming Live Appearances + Bronx Talk TV Interview

Bobby Sanabria  “West Side Story Reimagined” Upcoming Live Appearances + Bronx Talk TV Interview
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July 25, 2018

To: Listings/Critics/Features
From: Jazz Promo Services

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Bobby Sanabria

Upcoming Live Appearances +
Bronx Talk TV Interview
 

July 26, 2018
Bobby Sanabria & Ascensión 
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ 
FREE!!!
 

August 10, 2018
West Side Story Reimagined, Bernstein at 100 
Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band
Lincoln Center Out of Doors
New York, NY

7pm, FREE!!!

There’s every reason to hope that Steven Spielberg’s remake of “West Side Story” will improve upon the 1961 film, but I doubt if we’ll ever hear a more thrilling interpretation of that immortal score  than that of the Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band.

Will Friedwald-Wall Street Journal 
West Side Story Reimagined is now LIVE on
AMAZON
ITUNES
SPOTIFY!

Bobby Sanabria & Jamie Bernstein Interview

BronxTalk: West Side Story Reimagined
Bronx Percussion Artist Bobby Sanabria discusses his Latin Jazz reworking of West Side Story and Jamie Bernstein, daughter of composer Leonard Bernstein shares her new book "Famous Father Girl."

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"It’s the most ambitious reimagining of the music I have ever heard!” 
Jamie Bernstein
 
"You have never heard such an ambitious, complex, and satisfying remake of that classic. Sanabria, an amazing drummer, draws deep from his Puerto Rican heritage to give this Leonard Bernstein masterpiece a roots-authentic update that’s heavy on Latin jazz influences and full of peppy, energetic rhythms."
Tom Henry – Toledo Blade
 
"Among other things, it’s a master class in Latin rhythms. Just get it"
Ken McCarthy - Jazz on the Tube
 
"If you're a fan of either Latin jazz or West Side Story, this album is a feast of those flavors."
Marc Phillips – thevinylanarchist.com/blogspot
 
"The infusion of Latin rhythms that Mr. Sanabria uses is a big part of what makes this album so stunning."
   Dick Metcalf – Contemporary Fusion Reviews
 
 "it’s a love letter to Bernstein as well as a reclamation, tracing his evocation back to the source."
Nate Chinen - WBGO

 
"A triumphant, Latin-flavored reimagining of Leonard Bernstein’s masterwork West Side Story.
Bill Milkowski - Downbeat
 


 Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band

“West Side Story Reimagined”
(Jazzheads JH1231)
Street Date: 07/20/2018
www.jazzheads.com

 

MUSICIANS: 
 

Multiverse Big Band TRUMPETS Kevin Bryan - lead Shareef Clayton Max Darché Andrew Neesley SAXOPHONES David Dejesus- lead alto, soprano, flute Andrew Gould - alto, flute Peter Brainin- tenor, flute Yaacov Mayman - tenor, flute, clarinet Danny Rivera - baritone TROMBONES David Miller - lead Tim Sessions Armando Vergara Chris Washburne- bass FLUTE, PICCOLO Gabrielle Garo ELECTRIC VIOLIN Ben Sutin RHYTHM Bobby Sanabria - musical director, drums, whistle, lead vocals, coro Darwin Noguera - piano Leo Taversa - electric bass Oreste Abrantes - congas, itotele batá drum, coro Matthew Gonzalez - bongo/cencerro, primo bomba drum, Iyá bata, requinto pandereta, ganza, coro Takao Heisho - Cuban guiro macho, Dominican guira, Puerto Rican guicharro clave, okonkolo batá drum, maracas (Cuban and Venezuelan),
shekere, tambourine, cuica, pandeiro, triangle, gong

 

 

Recorded live at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in NYC, this exciting new reimagining is West Side Story like you’ve never heard it before as performed by the amazing multi-Grammy nominated 21 piece Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band. This set includes an accompanying 16 page booklet containing rare photographs of Maestro Leonard Bernstein, along with the timeless music of West Side Story featuring the rhythms of various Latin American countries with exciting breaking-down-the-wall instrumental big band arrangements all done through the lens of the Latin jazz continuum.

 

It’s the most ambitious reimagining of the music I have ever heard!”
- Jamie Bernstein

 

Partial proceeds from this special commemorative set will be donated to the Jazz Foundation of America's Puerto Rico Relief Fund. The island has been completely devastated by hurricanes Irma and Maria and the government’s response has been less than adequate. What better way to help my ancestral homeland Puerto Rico and its people, than through the music of West Side Story Reimagined. - Bobby Sanabria
 

Upcoming Live Appearances
 
July 26, 2018
Bobby Sanabria & Ascensión 
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ 
FREE!!!
 

August 10, 2018
West Side Story Reimagined, Bernstein at 100 
Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band
Lincoln Center Out of Doors
New York, NY

7pm, FREE!!!



www.jazzheads.com | Contact: jazzheads@jazzheads.com 
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Media Contact
 

Jim Eigo
Jazz Promo Services
272 State Route 94 South #1
Warwick, NY 10990-3363
Ph: 845-986-1677 
Cell / text: 917-755-8960
Skype: jazzpromo
E Mail: jim@jazzpromoservices.com
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Bobby Sanabria  “West Side Story Reimagined” Upcoming Live Appearances + Bronx Talk TV Interview

Bobby Sanabria  “West Side Story Reimagined” Upcoming Live Appearances + Bronx Talk TV Interview
jazzLogo.jpg

July 25, 2018

To: Listings/Critics/Features
From: Jazz Promo Services

www.jazzpromoservices.com


Bobby Sanabria

Upcoming Live Appearances +
Bronx Talk TV Interview
 

July 26, 2018
Bobby Sanabria & Ascensión 
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ 
FREE!!!
 

August 10, 2018
West Side Story Reimagined, Bernstein at 100 
Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band
Lincoln Center Out of Doors
New York, NY

7pm, FREE!!!

There’s every reason to hope that Steven Spielberg’s remake of “West Side Story” will improve upon the 1961 film, but I doubt if we’ll ever hear a more thrilling interpretation of that immortal score  than that of the Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band.

Will Friedwald-Wall Street Journal 
West Side Story Reimagined is now LIVE on
AMAZON
ITUNES
SPOTIFY!

Bobby Sanabria & Jamie Bernstein Interview

BronxTalk: West Side Story Reimagined
Bronx Percussion Artist Bobby Sanabria discusses his Latin Jazz reworking of West Side Story and Jamie Bernstein, daughter of composer Leonard Bernstein shares her new book "Famous Father Girl."

shem.gif

"It’s the most ambitious reimagining of the music I have ever heard!” 
Jamie Bernstein
 
"You have never heard such an ambitious, complex, and satisfying remake of that classic. Sanabria, an amazing drummer, draws deep from his Puerto Rican heritage to give this Leonard Bernstein masterpiece a roots-authentic update that’s heavy on Latin jazz influences and full of peppy, energetic rhythms."
Tom Henry – Toledo Blade
 
"Among other things, it’s a master class in Latin rhythms. Just get it"
Ken McCarthy - Jazz on the Tube
 
"If you're a fan of either Latin jazz or West Side Story, this album is a feast of those flavors."
Marc Phillips – thevinylanarchist.com/blogspot
 
"The infusion of Latin rhythms that Mr. Sanabria uses is a big part of what makes this album so stunning."
   Dick Metcalf – Contemporary Fusion Reviews
 
 "it’s a love letter to Bernstein as well as a reclamation, tracing his evocation back to the source."
Nate Chinen - WBGO

 
"A triumphant, Latin-flavored reimagining of Leonard Bernstein’s masterwork West Side Story.
Bill Milkowski - Downbeat
 


 Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band

“West Side Story Reimagined”
(Jazzheads JH1231)
Street Date: 07/20/2018
www.jazzheads.com

 

MUSICIANS: 
 

Multiverse Big Band TRUMPETS Kevin Bryan - lead Shareef Clayton Max Darché Andrew Neesley SAXOPHONES David Dejesus- lead alto, soprano, flute Andrew Gould - alto, flute Peter Brainin- tenor, flute Yaacov Mayman - tenor, flute, clarinet Danny Rivera - baritone TROMBONES David Miller - lead Tim Sessions Armando Vergara Chris Washburne- bass FLUTE, PICCOLO Gabrielle Garo ELECTRIC VIOLIN Ben Sutin RHYTHM Bobby Sanabria - musical director, drums, whistle, lead vocals, coro Darwin Noguera - piano Leo Taversa - electric bass Oreste Abrantes - congas, itotele batá drum, coro Matthew Gonzalez - bongo/cencerro, primo bomba drum, Iyá bata, requinto pandereta, ganza, coro Takao Heisho - Cuban guiro macho, Dominican guira, Puerto Rican guicharro clave, okonkolo batá drum, maracas (Cuban and Venezuelan),
shekere, tambourine, cuica, pandeiro, triangle, gong

 

 

Recorded live at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in NYC, this exciting new reimagining is West Side Story like you’ve never heard it before as performed by the amazing multi-Grammy nominated 21 piece Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band. This set includes an accompanying 16 page booklet containing rare photographs of Maestro Leonard Bernstein, along with the timeless music of West Side Story featuring the rhythms of various Latin American countries with exciting breaking-down-the-wall instrumental big band arrangements all done through the lens of the Latin jazz continuum.

 

It’s the most ambitious reimagining of the music I have ever heard!”
- Jamie Bernstein

 

Partial proceeds from this special commemorative set will be donated to the Jazz Foundation of America's Puerto Rico Relief Fund. The island has been completely devastated by hurricanes Irma and Maria and the government’s response has been less than adequate. What better way to help my ancestral homeland Puerto Rico and its people, than through the music of West Side Story Reimagined. - Bobby Sanabria
 

Upcoming Live Appearances
 
July 26, 2018
Bobby Sanabria & Ascensión 
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ 
FREE!!!
 

August 10, 2018
West Side Story Reimagined, Bernstein at 100 
Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band
Lincoln Center Out of Doors
New York, NY

7pm, FREE!!!



www.jazzheads.com | Contact: jazzheads@jazzheads.com 
Jazzheads | PO Box 0523 | Planetarium Station | New York, NY10024
 


Media Contact
 

Jim Eigo
Jazz Promo Services
272 State Route 94 South #1
Warwick, NY 10990-3363
Ph: 845-986-1677 
Cell / text: 917-755-8960
Skype: jazzpromo
E Mail: jim@jazzpromoservices.com
www.jazzpromoservices.com
"Specializing in Media Campaigns for the music community, artists, labels, venues and events.”
​​

This E Mail is being sent by:
 
Jim Eigo Jazz Promo Services
272 Ste Route 94 S #1  Warwick, NY 10990
T: 845-986-1677
E-Mail:
 jim@jazzpromoservices.com
 Web Site: www.jazzpromoservices.com/
 
HAVE A JAZZ EVENT, NEW CD OR IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE JAZZ COMMUNITY YOU WANT TO PROMOTE? CONTACT JAZZ PROMO SERVICES FOR PRICE QUOTE.
 
CHECK OUT OUR NEW YOUTUBE VIDEO
HERE

 


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