The hymn “Be Still My Soul” was one of the songs that Dave Douglas’ mom asked him to play at her funeral. Now, he’s recorded the tune. But well before he even heard the melody, it had already seen many different lives.
Latin jazz bandleader and conguero player Poncho Sanchez was among the list of individuals who will receive The Latin Recording Academy®’s Lifetime Achievement Award. The list of winners, which also includes Luz Casal, Leo Dan, Rita Moreno, Milton Nascimento, Daniela Romo, and Toquinho, was announced last Thursday. “This year’s exceptional group of honorees not only […]