Nica’s Dream: Eddie Palmieri

Monday morning, waking up in the middle of Nica’s Dream. It’s Horace Silver’s composition as arranged by Eddie Palmieri, featuring the awesome violin of Regina Carter.

Thanks to YouTuber 3-2 Music Publishing

Our Monday Thing


Last night, I was at a screening of  the classic 1971 film Our Latin Thing, showcasing the music of the incredible Fania All-Stars, which time-warped us all to 1970s NYC.

Monday morning is all congas, flute, bass, brass, and joy.



Mongo’s Manteca! Monday Morning

Click on the video to play Dizzy Gillespie’s and Chano Pozo’s Afro-Cuban Latin jazz classic performed by Mongo Santamaria.

Thanks to YouTuber andrescabreraf