Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Humberto Ramírez has
graced the Latin Jazz genre with his talent as a
musician, composer, arranger, producer, recording
artist and bandleader since his recording debut in
1992. He has secure a spot as a leading artist in the
crowded and competitive Latin Jazz genre making him
one of the most important Jazz musicians of his
generation. With 18 albums in a 17 year recording
career, Ramírez has demonstrated his great vision and
talent mixing a span of genres and styles from
straight ahead to jazz with the unequivocal Latin
influence of afro-caribbean rhythms.
His new album is Humberto Ramírez Presents: Smooth
Latin Jazz, a collection of originals and standards
with a tasteful sound and collaborations by some of
the finest Latin Jazz artists.