Aguanko en Aguankó's Latin Jazz <p>While there was much more conversation than usual on 89.1 from the 8<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;through the 11<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;of April during the spring on-air pledge drive, we did play some good music. We are pleased to report that the most played new recording for the week ending April 14<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;was the excellent regional Latin jazz CD Elemental by Aguankó. We hold the leader of Aguankó, conga-player Alberto Nacif in the highest regard. Sat, 20 Apr 2013 18:03:23 +0000 Linda Yohn 28308 at Aguankó's Latin Jazz Aguabella Latin Jazz Band are flamekeepers <p></p><p>While we love to feature the all-time greats of music on WEMU, we also look for deserving unknown ensembles, such as The Aguabella Latin Jazz Band which received their CD premiere for “Baker: Gateway To Death Valley” &nbsp;this morning.&nbsp; We had actually played many of these musicians before when they were in the band led by the late, great conga player, Francisco Aguabella.&nbsp; Today they keep Aguabella’s legacy alive.&nbsp; Now you know how they found their beautiful name.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 19:22:06 +0000 Linda Yohn 25207 at Aguabella Latin Jazz Band are flamekeepers "Cuban Crosshatching" receives 89.1 Jazz premiere. <p>If you are searching for <a href=";playlistID=843046&amp;eventID=172921" target="_blank">fresh new music</a> for 2013, WEMU recommends the new CD “Cuban Crosshatching” by percussionist Arturo Stable.&nbsp; His 2012 duo disc “Dos Y Mas” with pianist Elio Villafranca was one of the finest recordings of 2012.&nbsp; Stable continues the path he has forged in his notable career with music of integrity, artistic credibility and exploratory creativity.&nbsp; We premiered “Cuban Crosshatching” this morning and found that Thu, 24 Jan 2013 19:43:12 +0000 Linda Yohn 24657 at "Cuban Crosshatching" receives 89.1 Jazz premiere.