The latest news from Costa Rican composer/percussionist Luis Munoz' s official home page.
"LUZ" CD (2013)
"Invisible" CD (2010)
"Of Soul and Shadow" CD (2007)
"Vida" CD (2004)
"Compassion" CD (1998)
"The Fruit of Eden" CD (1996)
Monday, December 19, 2016
MY "VOZ" CD:10 BEST RECORDINGS OF 2016/JAZZIZ MAGAZINE!!!!!!!
Sharing some great news with you all: MY "VOZ" CD was chosen among the 10 best recordings of the year 2016 on JAZZIZ Magazine (Thanks Lissette Corsa) as well as among the Best Albums of the Year on DOWNBEAT Magazine. Grateful/Agradecido!!!!!!!!!!!
I am happy to share the fact that my "VOZ" CD was recently nominated for an ACAM Award by the Costa Rican Society of Musical Authors & Composers for Jazz Composer/Producer of the Year 2016. This is my fourth nomination, and if I win, it will be my third award. I would like to share this with the wonderful singers Claudia Acuña, Magos Herrera and Téka Penteriche, plus the great Central American poets Romulo Castro, Luis Enrique Mejia Godoy, Jaime Gamboa and Osvaldo Sauma and my touring band members and musical brothers Daniel Zimmerman, Brendan Statom, Adam Asarnow and Jonathan Dane. "VOZ" is as yours as it is mine! Congratulations also to the rest of the nominees: Insax ( Jan, Lalo, Checko & Memo) and Lenin Izaguirre, extremely talented artists and dear friends. Un abrazo!!!
RADIO INTERVIEW TOMORROW FRIDAY ON KPFK's GLOBAL VILLAGE, LOS ANGELES!
I will be in Los Angeles tomorrow Friday doing a radio interview at 12 noon, on KPFK's Global Village with host Sergio Mielniczenco. We will be talking about my "VOZ" CD and about my upcoming performance this Saturday, March 19th at the Moss Theater in Los Angeles, CA as part of "The Jazz Bakery's Moveable Feast" concert series.