From The Heart
Hilario Duran and his Latin Jazz Big Band featuring Paquito D'Rivera and Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez
Featuring Grammy Award winning jazz great Paquito D’Rivera,drummer Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez and a who’s who of Cuban and Canadian jazz stars, this recording boasts Duran’s rhythmically sophisticated compositions and sensual arrangements written for his exciting 20-piece Latin Jazz Big Band. All of Hilario Duran’s extraordinary talents, influences, and passions combine to create a majestic, tradition-inspired tribute to Cuban Jazz Band Orchestras. It’s a heartfelt masterpiece! Juno Award Winner!
"Hilario Duran is an unparalleled pianist, as well as being a composer and arranger of the first order... one of the greatest pianists of this 20th Century" Chucho Valdes, Pianist
2007 Grammy Award Nominee!
2007 Juno Award Winner! - ‘Contemporary Jazz Album of the Year’