Check out today’s edition of “The Jazz Hole” with Linus featuring music by Elias Meister’s Miracle Box, the Chico Freeman/Heiri Känzig Duo, marimba player Mika Stoltzman, saxophonist Melissa Aldana, and the Gregorio Uribe Big Band featuring Ruben Blades.
An entire edition of “The Jazz Hole” about – and with – the rising star of the Latin Jazz scene, the charming Gregorio Uribe, leader of the Gregorio Uribe Big Band. The band’s debut album “Cumbia Universal” just came out and it features a 16-piece orchestra that blends Cumbia and other Colombian rhythms with Big Band arrangements. Star guests include multiple Grammy Award-winner Ruben Blades.
Colombian big band leader Gregorio Uribe has become a colorful fixture of New York City’s vibrant Latin Jazz community. His debut album ‘Cumbia Universal’ is set to drop Oct 2, but the arrangements have tasted air for close to a decade now.
On today’s episode of “The Jazz Hole” you get to hear a mix of jazz, Middle Eastern-influenced music, Latin rhythms and much more. Enjoy a brand new track from the album Bird Under Water by the talented NYC-based Pakistani composer and vocalist Arooj Aftab and stay tuned until the grand finale of today’s episode: a live recording by the brilliant Turkish vocalist, jazz and film composer Gizem Gokoglu, who has quickly established herself in New York City.

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