On February 23, 2005, I attended the performance of
and his band, "La Perfecta #2".
The event took place at The Blue Note in New York City. It was Eddie at his best. Long time
supporters of LP®,
Little Johnny Rivero
and Johnny "Dandy" Rodriguez
were in top form. I was glad to have my son, Matthew with me to cover the bulk of the
The band consisted of Eddie Palmieri, piano; Little Johnny Rivero,
Johnny "Dandy" Rodriguez,
José Clausell, timbales;
Herman Olivera, vocals; Nelson Gonzalez, tres; Joe Santiago, bass; Jimmy Bosche, trombone; Doug Beavers,
trombone and Karen Joseph, Flute.
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