Osmany Paredes – piano
Jennifer Vincent – bass
Yusnier Bustamante – congas
Ludwig Afonso – drums
Osmany Paredes Gonzalez is a pianist, composer and arranger whose style blends jazz with his Afro-Cuban rhythmic heritage by using a technique derived from years of classical education.
Since his arrival in the United States in 2003, Osmany Paredes has been featured in many well-known clubs; and he has performed or recorded with David Murray, Richard Bona, Giovanni Hidalgo, Jeff “Tain” Watts, Roy Hargrove, Jane Bunnett and Issac Delgado among others. He has also appeared at the Zinc Bar, the Jazz Gallery, Smoke, Jazz Standard and Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola in New York City, the Kimmel Center and the Museum of Art in Philadelphia, the Freihofer Jazz Festival in Saratoga Springs, the Berklee Performance Center and the Regattabar in Boston, Providende Sound Session 2005, 2006 and 2007, the San Jose Jazz Festival, the San Francisco Jazz Festival, the Jazz Bakery in Los Angeles, Yoshi’s in Oakland, the Earshot Jazz Festival in Seattle and the Art of Jazz in Toronto.