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Roberto Fonseca, "Yesun" one of Jazziz's Albums You Need to Know

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Tuesday October 01, 2019

From Jizziz

10 Albums You Need to Know: October 2019
By: MATT MICUCCI

“World-renowned pianist/composer Roberto Fonseca is a key figure of the global renaissance of Cuban music, celebrated for his unique combination of jazz and the sounds of the Afro-Cuban tradition. His ninth album as a leader, Yesun, presents 13 new original tracks. It is a trio effort with special guest appearances that delves deep into the musical tradition of his Cuban homeland while experimenting with other genres ‘” from classical to rap to reggaeton and beyond ‘” as well as more modern production techniques, such as electronic beats, spoken word rap and more. Fonseca calls Yesun the album he’s always wanted to make: ‘All my influences are here. All the sounds and vibes that make me who I am.’ “

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