2 sets: 7:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
$10 pp music charge prepaid tickets $12 pp music charge at door $7 pp minimum (food/drink)
Nelson Riveros – guitar
New York based guitarist Nelson Riveros is part of an emerging force of a new
generation of Contemporary Latin-Jazz artists. His debut recording titled ‘Camino Al
Barrio’ peaked at #8 on the Jazz Week World Music Chart. He was nominated
among his peers as ‘Next Best Generation Artist’ and ‘Best Latin Jazz Guitar’ for the
2010 Latin Jazz Corner Best of The Year Awards.
Nelson has performed and recorded with Grammy nominated pianist Hector
Martignon, Grammy winning bassist John Benitez, Samuel Torres, Luis Bonilla,
Alfredo De La Fe, Jeremy Wall of Spyro Gyra, ‘Charles Ives For Jazz Orchestra’
featuring: Billy Drewes, Scott Wentholt, Jim Seeley, John Mosca, Ivan Renta, Vince
Nelson has performed at the Long Island Winter Fest Jazz on the Vine, Nuyorican
Poets Café, Edgewater Music & Arts Festival, Celebrate Summer in Midtown Music
Series, Van Dyke Cafe in Miami, Bar Next Door, Zinc Bar, Something’ Jazz Club and
a recent tour of Colombia. Nelson appeared on Univision’s ‘ACA ENTRE NOS’
music segment talking about his music and influences.