Eddie Palmieri, known for his charismatic power and bold pioneering drive, has a musical career that spans over 50 years as a bandleader of both Salsa and Latin Jazz orchestras.
He has a discography that includes 36 titles and has been awarded Grammy for 9 times. His musical style is paradoxical in nature: married to preserving the core fundamentals of Latin orchestral tradition, he is possessed by a bold innovative drive and seeks all opportunities to challenge these very traditions. Eddie’s unique vision and distinctive arrangements have paved the way for ground-breaking compositions, ensuring a unique musical legacy. A true powerhouse of brilliance, he continues to captivate live audiences throughout the world. This unique piano master will be at Babylon on April 20th and 21st.
Eddie Palmieri - Piano, leader
Philip Dizack - Trumpet
Louis Fouché - Tenor Saxophone
José Claussell - Timbales
Vicente "Little Johnny" Rivero - Percussion
Luques Curtis - Bass