Jazz, New Music, World Music
“Listen to Cuadrado’s compositions and you’ll find every reason to take him seriously.” NPR Music.
A two-time recipient of the CMA "New Jazz Works" grant, Cuadrado and his group are one of the most exciting ensembles in the NY scene. Their recent work "A Lorca Soundscape" with lyrics from Federico Garía Lorca's "Poeta en Nueva York" and featuring Clauda Acuña and Miguel Zenón has already received massive media attention. It continues to explore the intersection of jazz, flamenco and New Music started in the critically acclaimed "Noneto Ibérico."
Cuadrado and his ensemble are also expert educators and are available for clinics and master classes, with a special focus on how Iberian music, contemporary jazz and new music coexist.