Alfredo Rodriguez at the Gateshead Jazz Festival
Kevin LeGendre presents Cuban pianist Alfredo Rodriguez and his trio in concert at Sage Gateshead as part of the 2017 Gateshead Jazz Festival.
Kevin Le Gendre presents Cuban pianist Alfredo Rodriguez and his trio in concert at the Sage as part of the Gateshead Jazz Festival. Rodriguez has been mentored by producer Quincy Jones and featured as guest soloist as part of the BBC Proms paying tribute to the legendary producer. Recorded on the Jazz Line-Up stage at Gateshead, this performance captures the energy of Alfredo's music and features the dynamic playing of bassist Munir Hossn and drummer Michael Olivera. Plus an interview with Peter Bernstein, son of Hollywood composer Elmer Bernstein, ahead of a major retrospective of his father's music at the Royal Albert Hall, London.