South American


BRAZILIAN FORRÓ BY ROB CURTO

Rob Curto is an accordionist, composer, arranger and keyboardist based in New York City. He is a founding member of the band Matuto which was selected to showcase at WOMEX (world music conference) He has released 4 CD’s as a band leader and is a prolific composer/arranger. His musical collaborations include performing and recording with ... More

HORACIO MARTINEZ QUARTET

Hailing from the towns of Jujuy and Mendoza in Argentina, singer, guitarist and composer Horacio Martínez is one more living proof of what a fertile breeding ground his home country is for musical talent. Currently a resident of New York City, Horacio has had a busy career touring South America with some of Argentina's best known orchestras, ... More

DIEGO OBREGON & GRUPO CHONTA

Diego Obregon and his sounds of the Pacific Coast of Colombia are back to Terraza 7. Hear the Afro-Colombian traditions by the great Marimba the Chonta player, singer, composer/arranger, percussionist and instrument maker Diego Obregón with his mystical and majestic music. Diego Obregon was born in Guapi August 1st February 1971. As a ... More

MONECO / NEW YEAR´S EVE CELEBRATION

MONECO has quickly burst on to the New York Neo-Cumbia scene with their unique blend of Chicha, Cumbia, and Rock. Their aggressive sound and entertaining stage presence has audiences coming back for more. Featuring an eclectic repertoire that includes Chicha classics, converted Rock and Pop hits, and original material, MONECO’s infectious ... More

ALEJO ZULETA VALLENATO COLLECTIVE

During the last couple of years Alejandro has explored ways of translating the Vallenato accordion repertoire to the piano. The result of this exploration is the unique sound of the Alejandro Zuleta Vallenato Collective, that performs regularly at Terraza 7 (NYC). The band presents an exciting journey into this beautiful Colombian folklore; ... More

LUISITO QUINTERO & SAMUEL TORRES DUO

When the imposing talents of two of today’s most versatile Latin jazz artists meld with the organic richness of some of the world’s greatest cultural traditions, the results are guaranteed to be as fresh and virtuosic as they are revealing and magical. That’s what transpires on Samuel Torres and Luisito Quintero, an intimate setting of ... More

ERIC KURIMSKI QUARTET

Eric Kurimski, is New York’s most sought after guitarist for Afro Peruvian music and a favorite at Terraza 7 Live Music. In 2002, after years of studying and performing Jazz, he began intense research of Afro Peruvian rhythms with the esteemed guitarist, the maestro Carlos Hayre (Carlos has influenced and modernized the advancement of ... More

KARINA COLIS QUARTET

Karina Colis will perform her own arrangements of traditional songs from Mexico, Colombia and Venezuela as well as some original jazz compostions. Her work is characterized by a diversity of rhythms and styles, combining the roots of various Latin/South American with jazz. Mexican drummer percussionist and vocalist from San Luis Potosi, ... 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