Legendary Percussionist Pete Escovedo is an artist who broke down the barriers between Smooth Jazz, Salsa, Latin Jazz and contemporary music. His name has been synonymous in the music industry for more than 50 years. Pete is known worldwide for his live performances, session work and solo albums.
As a young boy he would sit on the steps of nightclubs and watch musicians play. Music became his outlet. When he was 15 years old he began to also sketch and paint on wood or cardboard. Anything he could get his hands on, he would start to draw.
Pete did not know that his love for music and art combined would change his life forever. And this is how it began.
FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION:
Greetings fellow GRAMMY MEMBERS.
My long awaited new CD
PETE ESCOVEDO “BACK TO THE BAY”
Has been selected for
“BEST LATIN JAZZ CD”
Produced by my son
PETER MICHAEL ESCOVEDO.
And of course THE E FAMILY on percussion, along with a host of talented musicians.
This is a mixture of, LATIN, SOUL and R&B,
sprinkled with LATIN JAZZ from top to bottom.
Please cast your vote today and share. Thank You.
Pete Escovedo “Let’s Stay Together” featuring Sy Smith from the new CD “Back To The Bay”.
PETE ESCOVEDO: BACK TO THE BAY
NEW CD….available now through Amazon