Astillero Jazz Ensemble

Astillero Jazz Ensemble

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Astillero formed in Mexico City in the early 80's to create project merging jazz with ethnic roots and includes Brazilian reeds musician Menconi and Mexican musicians Morel, Anguiano, and Pérez Sáez. At the time of formation, the members were all working at The National School of Music of the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

Marco Antonio Morel (Acoustic Guitar) previously with Guadalupe Trigo Ensemble and Chabuca Granda.
Renato Menconi "Mazola" (Tenor Sax and Flute) previosly with Jorge Ben, Gilberto Gil, Joao Gilberto, Hermeto Pascoal, Toshico Akiyoshi, Lew Tabackin and Carmen McRae.
Pablo Anguiano (Drums and Percussion) previouly with Viraje, Chabuca Granda, Fuego Nuevo, among others.
Alejandro Pérez Sáez (Electric Bass) previosly working solo.


Astillero Jazz Ensemble Discography Tracks


ARO - 1001 Astillero Jazz Ensemble Astillero(LP, Ltd) Not On Label (Astillero Self-released) ARO - 1001 Mexico 1985 Sell This Version
ARO-1002 Astillero Jazz Ensemble La Máquina Del Tiempo(LP, Album, Ltd) Not On Label (Astillero Self-released) ARO-1002 Mexico 1986 Sell This Version
ARO-1003 Astillero* Nostalgia Por El Futuro(LP) Departamento Del Distrito Federal ARO-1003 Mexico 1989 Sell This Version


910401 Astillero Jazz Ensemble Astillero(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Excelsior (3) 910401 Mexico 1991 Sell This Version

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