June 4, 2003 the Grammy award winning, Paquito
D'Rivera celebrated his birthday with family
and friends at a party held at his house in
New Jersey. My wife, Vivianne and I were privileged
to attend this event.
The great Israeli pianist, Alon Yavnai arrranged
to have the Choro Ensemble perform some incredible
(Watch for more on the Choro Ensemble in future
updates of congahead.com.)
Also, performing was Edmar
Castañeda, Conrad Herwig and Manuel
Velera. Paquito also performed with them all.
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