Alberto Naranjo & Latin Jazz Big Band
Venezuelan Latin Jazz Big Band, formed in 1996 by Venezuelan composer and arranger, also drummer, percussionist Alberto Naranjo (b. Caracas, Sep. 14, 1941 - d. Caracas, Jan 27,2020). Naranjo is a jazz pioneer in his motherland, one of his most reknowed project is, no doubt, El Trabuco Venezolano. Naranjo promoted several jazz bands formats, in this opportunity, reunited a Big Band with reputed musicians, to give life to Swing con Son's Project, a tribute to master Billo Frómeta.
Agustín Valdés, Alberto Benedetti, Alberto Lazo, Alberto Naranjo, Antonio Ponte, Bautista Vivas Chacón, Domingo Pagliuca, Enrique Mata, Evencio Villamizar, Figueredo Zerpa, Hernando Bonilla, Horacio Mogollón, Jorge Del Pino, José "Cheo" Rodriguez, Jose Hernandez, Julio Flores (2), Nelson Contreras, Oscar Mendoza, Vladimir Quintero