Benito Gonzalez, piano

Santi Debriano, bass

Francisco Mela, drums

 

Born into a family of Venezuelan folk musicians, jazz pianist Benito Gonzalez has always had a deep-rooted appreciation for pastimes and traditions. The fusion of world rhythms and straight-ahead jazz makes this passionate performer an audience favorite all over the world. Benito has toured with Kenny Garrett for seven years. He’s also shared the stage with Curtis Fuller, Pharaoh Sanders, Bobby Hutcherson, Christian McBride, Ignacio Berroa, Roy Hargrove and Azar Lawrence.