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Descarga is from the James Sanders & Conjunto album Evidencia, released Feb. 11 on Amadeo Records. Featuring James Sanders, violin; Leandro López Várady, piano; Luis Rosario, bongos/percussion; José Rendon, conga, Jean-Christophe Leroy, drums; José Porcyo, bass; Steve Eisen, flute.

James Sanders & Conjunto: "Nardis" w/ Steve Eisen, José Rendon, José Porcayo, Jean-Christophe Leroy, Roel Trevino & Don Neale​​. Recorded live at Club Jacaranda, Chicago, 2003.

"Dr. Love" - Original Music for Violin and Drums featuring Sarah Allen. Inspired by the great Indian violinist & composer Dr. L Subramaniam.

"Space Between" |  Original Music for Violin & Drums featuring drummer Ben "Jammin" Johnson, conguero José Rendon and original choreography by dancer KC Bevis.

Latin Flow is a James Sanders composition from the Conjunto album Evidencia  performed here by James and pianist Leandro López Várady. This session was recorded for the 2021 Havana Jazz Festival presented online by HotHouse Global.

"Tamara" is a James Sanders composition performed here by Conjunto at Chicago's Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park., accompanied by Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre.

"Violin Fantasie" featuring James Sanders by Doug Lofstrom & New Quartet with an orchestra recorded live at Columbia College Chicago.

"Lily's Piano" written by James Sanders, performed by Dee Alexander's Evolution Ensemble in São Paulo, Brazil.  w/ Dee Alexander, Tomeka Reid, Junius Paul, Ernie Adams and James.

"Sunburst": Original Music for Violin, Drums and Dance featuring Avreeayl Ra and Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre Artistic Director Wilfredo Rivera.

Written by legendary jazz violinist Stuff Smith, "Blue Violin" was the inspiration for James Sanders' "Blue Violin: A Jazz Legacy" project. Features pianist Kevin O'Connell, drummer George Fludas and bassist Stewart Miller

Background photo by Dan Kasberger