Label: COLOR - 102-35156 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Venezuela • Genre: Jazz • Style: Afro-Cuban Jazz
Arturo Sandoval is a Cuban-American jazz trumpeter, pianist and composer. Sandoval, while living in his native Cubawas influenced by jazz musicians Charlie ParkerClifford Brownand Dizzy Gillespiefinally meeting Gillespie later in Gillespie became a mentor and colleague, playing with Sandoval in concerts in Europe and Cuba and later featuring him in the United Nations Orchestra.
Sandoval defected while touring with Gillespie inand he became an American naturalized citizen in Sandoval has won ten Grammy Awards and been nominated nineteen times; he has also received six Billboard Awards and one Emmy Award. Sandoval was born in Artemisa. As a twelve-year-old boy in Cuba, Sandoval played trumpet with street musicians. He toured worldwide with his own group in The following year he toured with Dizzy Gillespiewho became his friend and mentor.
He became an American citizen on December 7, This composition was featured on his Grammy-winning album, Danzon. He currently resides in MiamiFlorida,  where he is a professor at the Florida International University and a visiting professor to the Whitworth University where he is in charge of its Jazz Ensemble.
When HBO Films developed a film based on Sandoval's life, he was asked to score the movie, which earned him his first Emmy award. Sandoval also composed a classical trumpet concerto that he performed and Relax - Arturo Sandoval Y Su Grupo - Sandoval En Concierto Vol. II with the London Symphony Orchestra. Sandoval's compositions Screeching Mushroom - Screeching Mushroom performances can be heard in The Mambo Kingswhich was nominated for a Grammy in for Best Instrumental Composition written for a Motion Picture or for Television.
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