Paquito D’Rivera Concert For BAE Students

(l-r) Concert performers and BAE board members David Nussbaum; Kristine Rivera; pianist Pablo Zinger; Barbara Rosenthal; Grammy Award winning clarinet and saxophone player Paquito D’Rivera; singer Brenda Feliciano; Ellen Pollan; Marilyn Kushich; Judith Insell and Maggie Krupka.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

The Bronx Arts Ensemble celebrated the music and career of its good friends and collaborator Paquito D’Rivera on Sunday, January 28 at a Latin American music benefit concert.

Fourteen-time Grammy Awards winner Paquito D’Rivera gave a crowd pleasing performance!
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

D’Rivera was joined by his longtime collaborators Brenda Feliciano and Pablo Zinger for an afternoon concert featuring 19th century Cuban danzas; Brazilian chorinhos; pieces by D’Rivera based on the rhythms of Venezuela; songs by Puerto Rican composer Jack Délano and Spanish-Catalán composer Xavier Montsalvatge and Adiós Nonino, one of Nuevo Tango master Astor Piazzolla’s most beloved works.

Singer Brenda Feliciano serenaded the audience.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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