A night dedicated to the very best in Cuban music, we’re delighted to present a rare and unique performance from Eliel Lazo.
One of Cuba’s leading percussionists, Lazo has played with musicians such as Herbie Hancock, Bob Mintzer, Oscar Valdes, Carlos del Puerto, Airto Moreira, Diakara, Klimax and Habana Ensemble.
In 2004 he recorded his first album Art Ensemble of Habana with Commodo Depots records from Japan. He them rleased his first record on Stunt Records, Blanco Y Negro, which was recorded in Cuba. His third album El Conguero, also released on Stunt Records, was awarded with The Danish Music award for album of the year.
His last record was titled Eliel Lazo and the Cuban Funk Machine, was nominated at the 2015 Cuban and Danish Grammys for best World and Jazz album.