TERRAZA 7 JAZZ JAM

TERRAZA 7 JAZZ JAM with John Benítez Every Sunday night, we’ll have the great honor of having Bassist and five time Grammy award winner John Benítez and his son Drummer Francis Benítez host a Latin Jazz/Straight ahead Jazz Jam Session. This is the ONLY Jam Session in Queens, NY where local musicians are able to play and create music ... More

RAYMI ANDINO

Join us at Terraza 7 in Jackson Heights, Queens for our tri-monthly Raymi Andino benefit series! This month's Raymi-Sararayku-is dedicated to the Andean corn and harvest. The event will feature a live concert by Inkarayku with special folk songs honoring corn planting and harvesting in the Andes. We will serve Locro de zapallo y arroz, con su ... More

RICKY RODRIGUEZ & THE ELECTRIC ENSEMBLE

Bassist Ricardo Rodriguez is part of the jazz scene in NYC , which embraces the entire scope of contemporary music . Besides being an in­demand jazz bassist , he can be found playing jazz , contemporary music, Afro­Caribbean or folkloric latin music. He studied classical bass and composition at the Conservatory of Music in Puerto Rico. In ... More

VICTOR PRIETO TRIO

Víctor Prieto, a revolutionary on the accordion, embraces Jazz, Tango, Classical and Celtic Roots enriched with new rhythms and colors. He has performed at many prestigious venues and events such as Berklee Performance Center, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Blue Note NY, New Jersey Performance Art Center, Three Rivers ... More

JOSH DEUTSCH´S PANNONIA

Traditional folk music from the imaginary land of Pannonia "You’ve got to love an album of “traditional folk music from an imaginary place,” which is what Josh Deutsch’s Pannonia delivers on Another Time, Another Place. This well-planned, beautifully executed program draws on influences from practically everywhere. Deutsch seems to ... More

JUAN FELIPE MAYORGA TRIO

Colombian drummer Juan Felipe Mayorga brings in one diverse trio for a blend of South American rhythms with a contemporary jazz and fusion collage. This trio will interpret jazz standards as well as original compositions exploring different sounds and influences bringing a modern style to Terraza’s “hanging stage”. In a very spontaneous ... More

GERARDO CONTINO Y LOS HABANEROS

  Gerardo Contino has been a part of a number of famous Cuban bands in Havana since his youth. Most recently, Gerardo was the lead singer for NG La Banda, one of the most recognized Cuban Salsa and Jazz orchestras in Cuba, under the directorship of Jose Luis Cortes. With NG La Banda, as well as his other groups, Son Yoruba, and ... More

PRASANNA AT TERRAZA

  A trailblazing guitarist and composer from India, Prasanna has redefined the scope of the electric guitar by becoming the world's most pioneering artist of traditional Indian Carnatic music on this instrument. Extending his signature far beyond traditional music, the Berklee and IIT alum Prasanna is equally well versed in Jazz, Rock ... More

YURI JUÁREZ AFROPERUANO GROUP

  Yuri Juárez (Lima-Peru 1973), guitarist, arranger and composer, began his career in 1996. He currently resides in New York City. His musical training ranges from formal studies with the Afro-Peruvian masters of the guitar Pepe Torres, Alvaro Lagos and Jorge Madueño and more “street” experience in Afro-Peruvian peñas. He has ... More