Nelson Riveros Quartet

July 14, 2015 @ 1:19 pm – 2:19 pm

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

Mike Eckroth- piano
Ricky Rodriguez- bass
– drums

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.


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