Eddie Palmieri, known for his charismatic power and bold innovative drive, has a musical career that spans over 55 years, and nine Grammy Awards. A legendary bandleader of Salsa and Latin Jazz orchestras, Palmieri embraces the future of his music by blazing a distinctive musical path to the delight of fans across the globe. He has one of the most actively touring Salsa and Latin Jazz orchestras to date, tours of which have taken him to Europe, Asia, Australia, Latin America, North Africa, and throughout the Caribbean. A true powerhouse of brilliance, known for his astute arranging skills and historic compositions, Palmieri has shown that time is infinite with respect to his repertoire as he continues to thrill audiences with his legendary style.
On Thursday, June 21st, Eddie Palmieri will extend his play on an extended day, appearing with his Afro-Caribbean Jazz Octet at the River to River Festival in Rockefeller Park, NYC. This performance will be part of EP75, a worldwide celebration of the 75th year of Eddie Palmieri’s storied life and the legendary music he’s created. For more info on events, new music and videos, please visit EP75.com.