El Marimból – an authentic discovery

Imagine a half- island with coconut trees, and the most authentic experience in the Caribbean is fulfilled with you finding at the entrance of the hotel,where you stay, one of the most typical instruments used in merengue and other music styles in the Caribbean. Well, this was my happy gaze in the beginning, and later I found myself playing an imaginative rhythm on it.

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And off she took…

Camila Meza Quartet at BMW World in Munich, 2/8/2015

 

Camila Meza Quartet at BMW WorldCamila Meza inspired on this cold Sunday morning the audience of BMW World with a variety of jazz compositions. Physically resembling somehow Frida Kahlo (very black hair, but white skin), the guitarist and singer incorporated in a smooth way popular songs of her home country, Chile, within a jazz texture.