Relationships

married: Brenda Feliciano
member of: Calle 54
Paquito D'Rivera & The United Nation Orchestra
Paquito D'Rivera Orchestra
The Dizzy Gillespie United Nation All Star Orchestra
Irakere (– 1980)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000014263 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/303413 [info]
Last.fm: http://www.last.fm/music/Paquito+D'Rivera [info]
Myspace: https://myspace.com/paquitodrivera [info]
Songkick: https://www.songkick.com/artists/68025 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 46946111 [info]
Wikidata: Q527853 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Paquito D'Rivera [info]
official homepages: http://www.paquitodrivera.com/ [info]
other databases: http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb13893429c [info]
http://d-nb.info/gnd/123393728 [info]
http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83043761 [info]
http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1189694 [info]
http://snaccooperative.org/ark:/99166/w65m7bxg [info]
https://www.musik-sammler.de/artist/paquito-drivera/ [info]
https://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n83-043761 [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Paquito_DRivera01.jpg [info]

Appearances

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
arranger
Adagio on a Mozart Theme
composer
1994 Aires tropicales
1994 Aires tropicales: I. Alborada
1994 Aires tropicales: II. Son
1994 Aires tropicales: III. Habanera
1994 Aires tropicales: IV. Vals venezolano
1994 Aires tropicales: V. Dizziness
1994 Aires tropicales: VI. Contradanza
1994 Aires tropicales: VII. Afro
Contradanza
Four Pieces for Brass Quintet
Four Pieces for Brass Quintet: I. Wapango
Four Pieces for Brass Quintet: II. Danzón
Four Pieces for Brass Quintet: III. El cura
Four Pieces for Brass Quintet: IV. Sofia
Habanera
Improvalsation
Invitación al Danzón
Panamericana
Preludio Y Merengue
Tributo a Lecuona
Vals Venezolano (for clarinet and piano)
Wapango
Who's Smoking?
instrument
1976-07 A gozar con mi combo clarinet Israel “Cachao” López 6:20
1976-07 Al Fin Te Vi clarinet Israel “Cachao” López 1:21
1976-07 Cachao's Güiro alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 5:51
1976-07 Club Social Do Marianao clarinet Israel “Cachao” López 7:32
1976-07 Descarga Cachao alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 6:23
1976-07 El Son No Ha Muerto clarinet Israel “Cachao” López 7:06
1976-07 Lindo Yambú alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 8:34
1976-07 Lluvia, Viento Y Caña clarinet Israel “Cachao” López 7:23
1981 Ja'Cara (A Serenade) saxophone McCoy Tyner 5:03
1981 La Busca (The Search) saxophone McCoy Tyner 6:21
1981 La Habana Sol (The Havana Sun) saxophone McCoy Tyner 6:41
1981 La Vida Feliz (The Happy Life) saxophone McCoy Tyner 7:31
1981 Walk Spirit, Talk Spirit saxophone McCoy Tyner 10:01
1989-06-10 A Night in Tunisia reeds Dizzy Gillespie 18:50
1989-06-10 And Then She Stopped reeds Dizzy Gillespie 7:27
1989-06-10 Dizzy Shells reeds Dizzy Gillespie 6:20
1989-06-10 Kush reeds Dizzy Gillespie 9:09
1989-06-10 Seresta / Samba for Carmen reeds Dizzy Gillespie 8:31
1989-06-10 Tanga reeds Dizzy Gillespie 14:10
1989-06-10 Tin Tin Deo reeds Dizzy Gillespie 10:14
1990-11-13 – 1990-11-14 Brussels in the Rain reeds Claudio Roditi Featuring Paquito D'Rivera 10:55
1990-11-13 – 1990-11-14 But Not for Me reeds Claudio Roditi Featuring Paquito D'Rivera 14:03
1990-11-13 – 1990-11-14 I'll Remember April reeds Claudio Roditi Featuring Paquito D'Rivera 12:54
1990-11-13 – 1990-11-14 Milestones reeds Claudio Roditi Featuring Paquito D'Rivera 10:38
1990-11-13 – 1990-11-14 Mr P.C. reeds Claudio Roditi Featuring Paquito D'Rivera 11:14
1990-11-13 – 1990-11-14 Pent-Up House reeds Claudio Roditi Featuring Paquito D'Rivera 9:24
1992-01-23 – 1992-01-25 Ornithology alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie 15:35
1992-01-25 Anthropology alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie 11:02
1992-01-25 Bebop alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie 11:54
1992-01-25 Billie's Bounce alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie 15:30
1992-01-25 Oo Pa Pa Da alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie 11:29
1992-01-25 Ornithology alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie 10:53
1992-01-25 The Diamond Jubilee Blues alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie 1:53
1992-01-25 The Theme alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie 1:39
1998-12 – 1999-07 Guaguasi reeds Chico O’Farrill 4:11
1998-12 – 1999-07 La Verde Campina reeds Chico O’Farrill 3:51
2002-08 Doce de coco clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 5:12
2009 Benny @ 100 clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 5:39
2009 Don't Be That Way clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 8:20
2009 Goodbye clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 4:49
2009 Let's Dance clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 6:46
2009 Memories of You clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 7:50
2009 Sing Sing Sing clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 11:27
2009 Slipped Disc clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 8:39
2009 Soft Winds clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 15:28
2009 Stompin at the Savoy clarinet Paquito D'Rivera, Christopher Dell, WDR Big Band Arranged And Conducted By Michael Abene 7:23
2016-04-30 Con Poco Coco (live, 2016-04-30: International Jazz Day 2016: The White House, Washington, DC, USA) saxophone Paquito D’Rivera, Chucho Valdés, Ben Williams, Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke & James Morrison ?:??
2016-04-30 Con Poco Coco (live, 2016-04-30: International Jazz Day 2016: The White House, Washington, DC, USA) clarinet Paquito D’Rivera, Chucho Valdés, Ben Williams, Zakir Hussain, Lionel Loueke & James Morrison ?:??
1×0 clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 2:41
A Night In Tunisia clarinet Turtle Island String Quartet 6:28
Adagio on a Mozart Theme saxophone Irakere 5:47
Afro clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 5:41
Aguanile saxophone Irakere 5:00
Anitra’s Dance clarinet Regina Carter 2:55
Añunga Ñunga saxophone Irakere 6:05
Aquarela do Brasil clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 4:47
Arawe saxophone and solo Daniel Ponce ?:??
Armando’s Rhumba clarinet and guest Helen Sung 4:37
Bei mir bist du schön clarinet Regina Carter 4:43
Bemba 'e Cuchara / Spoon Lips alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 5:51
Brasileirinho clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 3:31
Carinhoso clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 4:49
Ciento años de juventud saxophone Irakere 7:49
Claudia saxophone Irakere 6:05
Como Fué alto saxophone Paquito D’Rivera 4:18
Contradanza clarinet Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 2:10
Cunde Echa Un Pie / Cunde Takes Off alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 3:58
Descarga A / Jam Session A alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 8:06
Despojo alto saxophone and solo Paquito D’Rivera 6:17
Doce de Coco (live) clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 4:54
Dreamlight saxophone Michel Camilo 8:47
El Timbalero Travieso / The Mischievous Timbalero alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 5:01
Fantasia para saxo soprano y orquesta de camara: I. Anime soprano saxophone Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 5:09
Fantasia para saxo soprano y orquesta de camara: II. Lent soprano saxophone Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 3:24
Fantasia para saxo soprano y orquesta de camara: III. Tres anime soprano saxophone Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 3:05
Gira gira saxophone Irakere 5:47
Guaguanjira alto saxophone and solo Paquito D’Rivera 3:13
Habanera clarinet Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 3:13
Ilya saxophone Irakere 9:20
Improvisation on Dona Nobis Pacem (Give Us Peace) clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma, Paquito D’Rivera & Alon Yavnai 2:33
Invitación al Danzón clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma, Paquito D’Rivera & Alon Yavnai 4:53
Iya alto saxophone and clarinet Irakere 5:53
Joy to the World clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma, Dave Brubeck, Matt Brubeck & Paquito D’Rivera 3:43
La Comparsa alto saxophone Paquito D’Rivera 3:34
Libertango (live) clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 3:33
Little Brown Jug clarinet Regina Carter 4:47
Los Tres Golpes / The Three Bears clarinet Israel “Cachao” López 1:25
Mabouya alto saxophone Andy Narell 6:39
Melting Pot Harmony alto saxophone and guest 塩谷哲 5:28
Merengue clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 2:58
Misa negra (The Black Mass) saxophone Irakere 17:40
Panamericana clarinet Paquito D’Rivera 7:01
Panamericana alto saxophone Paquito D’Rivera 7:01
Parisian Thoroughfare alto saxophone Paquito D’Rivera 5:25
Por romper el coco saxophone Irakere 5:22
Quasi Plena clarinet and guest William Cepeda Afrorican Jazz 7:40
Quasi Plena alto saxophone and guest William Cepeda Afrorican Jazz 7:40
Romantica Mujer / Romantic Woman alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 4:19
Sentimental Journey clarinet Regina Carter 6:07
Sigue a Paquito Si Puedes / Follow Paquito If You Can alto saxophone Israel “Cachao” López 7:54
Só Danço Samba clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 4:11
Sonata no. 2 en mi bemol, op. 120: I. Allegro amabile clarinet Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 7:43
Sonata no. 2 en mi bemol, op. 120: II. Allegro appassionato clarinet Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 4:54
Sonata no. 2 en mi bemol, op. 120: II. Andante con moto clarinet Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 6:34
St. Louis Blues clarinet Regina Carter 7:10
Tonada y cueca: I. Tonada clarinet Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 3:27
Tonada y cueca: II. Cueca clarinet Aldo Antognazzi, Paquito D’Rivera 3:03
Waiting for Carmen alto saxophone and guest William Cepeda Afrorican Jazz 4:41
Waiting for Carmen clarinet and guest William Cepeda Afrorican Jazz 4:41
Wapango clarinet Yo‐Yo Ma 3:46
Wpango clarinet Turtle Island String Quartet 6:42
Xiomara saxophone Irakere 6:15
You've Changed clarinet Turtle Island String Quartet 6:56
Another Kind of Blue: The Latin Side of Miles Davis alto saxophone Conrad Herwig
Another Kind of Blue: The Latin Side of Miles Davis clarinet Conrad Herwig
Gillespiana (in Cologne) alto saxophone and solo Lalo Schifrin feat. Jon Faddis,WDR Big Band
Havana Cafe soprano saxophone Paquito D’Rivera
Havana Cafe clarinet Paquito D’Rivera
Havana Cafe alto saxophone Paquito D’Rivera
Red on Red alto saxophone Claudio Roditi & Kenia
The Jazz Chamber Trio alto saxophone Paquito D’Rivera
The Jazz Chamber Trio clarinet Paquito D’Rivera
The Rough Dancer and the Cyclical Night (Tango Apasionado) additional, clarinet, guest and saxophone Astor Piazzolla
Tico Tico alto saxophone, clarinet and tenor saxophone Paquito D’Rivera
liner notes
1998-06-01 My Roots and Beyond William Cepeda Afrorican Jazz
performer
Africa Contemporanea Daniel Ponce ?:??
Basta De Cuentos Daniel Ponce ?:??
Begin the Beguine Lalo Schifrin 7:10
Chano Lalo Schifrin 7:45
Cojelo Suave Daniel Ponce ?:??
Django Lalo Schifrin 5:56
Down Here on the Ground Lalo Schifrin 5:59
Invasion 80 Daniel Ponce ?:??
Madrigal Lalo Schifrin 4:07
Odie Daniel Ponce ?:??
Old Friends Lalo Schifrin 4:51
Portrait of Louis Armstrong Lalo Schifrin 13:30
Siboney Daniel Ponce ?:??
Sketches of Miles Lalo Schifrin 12:28
Solo Para Ti Daniel Ponce ?:??
producer
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 Bossa Do Brooklyn Paquito D’Rivera 6:50
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 Contradanza Paquito D’Rivera 1:35
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 Havana Cafe Paquito D’Rivera 6:35
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 Improvalsation Paquito D’Rivera 1:55
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 Jean Pauline Paquito D’Rivera 8:36
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 Look at You Paquito D’Rivera 7:17
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 The Return Paquito D’Rivera 5:57
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 The Search Paquito D’Rivera 8:04
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 What Are You Doing Tomorrow Night? Paquito D’Rivera 5:47
1991-08-28 – 1991-08-29 Who's Smoking? Paquito D’Rivera 5:59
A Fuego Lento Paquito D’Rivera 3:43
A Night in Tunisia Paquito D’Rivera 5:50
Alfonsina Y El Mar Paquito D’Rivera 7:05
Carinhoso Paquito D’Rivera 3:02
Cristal Paquito D’Rivera 6:05
Difficult Paquito D’Rivera 2:58
Five After Paquito D’Rivera 5:12
Improvisation (Saxophone Solo) Paquito D’Rivera 2:01
Kalimba Paquito D’Rivera 2:59
Niebla Y Cemento Paquito D’Rivera 7:12
Preludio Y Merengue Paquito D’Rivera 7:05
Recorda a Papá Paquito D’Rivera 4:05
writer
Como un bolero