Jazz Musician of the Day: Omar Sosa

SOURCE:

Sign in to view read count

All About Jazz is celebrating Omar Sosa's birthday today!

Composer-pianist-bandleader Omar Sosa was born in 1965 in Camagüey, Cuba\'s largest inland city. At age eight, Omar began studying percussion and marimba at the music conservatory in Camagüey; in Havana, as a teenager, he took up piano at the prestigious Escuela Nacional de Música, and completed his formal education at the Instituto Superior de Arte in Havana. Among his influences, Omar cites traditional Afro-Cuban music... Read more.

Place our Musician of the Day widget on your website or blog.

Visit Website

Tags

Shop for Music

Start your music shopping from All About Jazz and you'll support us in the process. Learn how.

Jazz News