Special Projects

Cuban singer Daymé Arocena in performance. Liner notes for Daymé Arocena´s Sonocardiogram (Brownswood Recordings, 2019) Sonocardiograma, the name of Cuban singer and songwriter Daymé Arocena new release is not just a title but also both a description and declaration of purpose. “The name Sonocardiograma is inspired in the word echocardiogram, a...

                         Astor Piazzolla Legacy Tomas Cotik & Tao Lin New Tango master Astor Piazzolla (11 March 1921–4 July 1992) packed a lot of living in his writing and his playing. Tango is the music of Buenos Aires — but the man who would challenge so many of its traditions...

Jazz With an Accent [audio m4a="http://fernandogonzalezwords.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/1-01-Promo.m4a"][/audio] A nine-program series about jazz around the world hosted and produced by Fernando González for 88.9 FM WDNA Miami Jazz, the quintessential American art form, has become a global language, a language many artists around the world are using to tell their stories....

Mr. Pauer (Miami-based Venezuelan deejay Toto Gonzalez) performing at Latin American Music Conference, NY Spain’s Traveling Exhibit “A TRES BANDAS” Syncretism and Hybridization in the music of Latin America - Honoring 500 Years of Musical Heritage in The Americas  - Presented by Acción Cultural Española and Centro Cultural Español Miami Sept....

Astor Piazzolla - A Memoir (Hardcover) annotated edition  Astor Piazzolla with Natalio Gorín. Translated annotated and expanded by Fernando González. Astor Piazzolla, brilliant, iconoclastic tango musician and composer, has become a national hero in Argentina and a cult figure for classical and jazz lovers worldwide, but only...