2017 FORT ADAMS LINEUP
FRIDAY AUGUST 4, 2017
Since their arrival in NYC, Robert and Michael have individually collaborated with many notable jazz artists and legends such as; Roy Haynes, Charlie Haden, Ray Barretto, Eddie Palmieri, Arturo Sandoval, Paquito D’Rivera, David Sanchez, Wynton Marsalis, Carla Bley, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Maria Schneider, Harry Conick Jr., Quincy Jones, Chick Corea and many others.
The Rodriguez Bros. band was formed in 2002 and has produced four critically acclaimed recordings that have led to worldwide performances. Their recent 2016 Grammy Nominated recording “Impromptu” (crisscross1381) featured original compositions employing Afro-Cuban, South American and Jazz elements. The fraternal collaboration between brothers Robert and Michael explores and fuses new concepts of “Latin Jazz”, finding equilibrium to maintain the spirit of both Latin and Jazz music.