Books by Paquito D’Rivera

Born in the island of Cuba, Paquito D’Rivera began his career as a child prodigy, playing both the clarinet and the saxophone with the Cuban National Symphony Orchestra He eventually went on to premier several works by notable Cuban composers with the sam

MY SAX LIFE by Paquito D’Rivera
Released: Nov. 14, 2005

"To borrow one of the author's overused transitions, 'to make a long story short,' stick with the master's music and steer clear of this book."
The venerated Cuban jazz saxophonist produces a rambling rendition of his life that is far from pitch-perfect. Read full book review >