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Michele Rosewoman and New Yor-Uba
Ensemble

Ensemble Members
Michele Rosewoman and New Yor-Uba, piano
Contact
Michele Rosewoman


Address
142 Henry St., #9E
New York, NY, 10002
Phone
(212) 732-4773

Additional Info
Year Founded
1983
Repertoire
Jazz, World Music
Size
Large Ensemble
Instrumentation
Mixed
Number of Events Per Year
1
Number of Venues
1

New Yor-Uba salutes the Orishas in a contemporary jazz setting, featuring Ms. Rosewoman’s original compositions & unique arrangements that Incorporate a large spectrum of Cuban spiritually-based music. Featuring fellow jazz & folklore masters, the Sept. 2013 release of a debut CD marked their 30-year anniversary and brought great acclaim as The National Public Radio Critics Poll elected the 2-CD the #1 Latin Jazz Release of 2013 & #25 of Best Recordings of the Year. Other accolades include , #14 Best Release of the Year on Dowmbeat and Jazz Times Critics Polls. Support from the National Endowment for the Arts facilitated the 1983 premiere of Rosewoman's pioneering concept/ensemble. She has received several CMA grants in recent years

News

06.05.2016

Michele Rosewoman / New Yor-Uba  debut + performances of CMA-Commissioned Work

JUNE 10, 2016 @10:30 PM, Vision Festival NY

JUNE 17, 2016, DC Jazz Loft Series / D. C. Jazz Festival

JUNE 18, 2016 @ 8 PM Phil

01.07.2016

 The 2015 Presenters Consortium grant was awarded to 3 venues to present New Yor-Uba. We will be debuting and performing a newly CMA-comissioned work in June of 2016:

June 10  Vision Festival NYC

 

09.09.2015

September 2015

New Yor-Uba will perform a newly  commissioned work in June of 2016 at the D.C. JAZZ FESTIVAL and at the VISION FESTIVAl in NY.