Chilcano - "Madera Corazon" (2011)

Recorded at James Dolan studios at New York University | Recording engineer: Paul Geluso

Chilcano is an Afro-Peruvian ensemble directed by Gabriel Alegría.  The group started as an NYU ensemble, and quickly became a touring band.  We played every week for two years at Tutuma Social Club and toured in Peru.  Other gigs include Blue Note jazz club, Symphony Space, St. Peters "Jazz Church", and several radio and TV appearances in Peru.

  • Gabriel Alegría (trumpet)
  • Lauren Wood (bari sax)
  • Grant Fisher (guitar)
  • Aaron Prado (piano)
  • Antonio Vilchez (percussion)
  • Freddy "Huevito" Lobaton (percussion)
  • Alex Da Silva (bass)
  • John Doing (drumset)