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DAFNIS PRIETO
REGRESAR: BACK IN CUBA

 

In January 2019, drummer, composer, and educator Dafnis Prieto returned to his native Cuba to perform his music on the island for the first time in 20 years.

Emmy-nominated filmmaker Saleem Reshamwala (KidEthnic) joined to document this historic and emotional moment for the short film, Regresar: Back in Cuba.

 

 
 

DAFNIS PRIETO BIG BAND
BACK TO THE SUNSET

Dafnis Prieto's biggest statement yet.

OUT NOW!

GRAMMY Winner & Latin GRAMMY Nominee for Best Latin Jazz Album!

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The Making of Back to the Sunset

Danzonish Potpourri

Out of the Bone


Video Clips

ARRIVAL

TRIBUTE

ORIGIN

IMAGINATION



A WORLD OF RHYTHMIC POSSIBILITIES
Drumming Lessons and Reflections on Rhythms
by Dafnis Prieto

Pick up your copy of Dafnis Prieto's acclaimed book!


 
That’s the magic of Prieto: He has the ability to offer compositions and arrangements that are distinctly him, but he craftily leaves room for pedal-to-the-metal improvisation from a truly great band.
— DownBeat
 

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