Albert Rivera “Unleashed” Band as well as his standards band available for the 2018-2019 season. Whether you are a die-hard jazz fan or a festival promoter and producer, Albert Rivera’s ensemble always brings top-notch musicians for the venue and performance.

And if time allows, we’re even great for cocktail hours at weddings! Listen to “Distance Of Your Smile” in the video below for a reference.

More info to come.

Stay tuned.


The Albert Rivera Quartet has been 15+ years in the making. Based in New York City‚ he is joined by some of the newest faces in jazz. He is committed to bringing new sounds to the people’s ears‚ keeping in mind where the music came from. Heavily based on John Coltrane’s modal aspect, Albert writes most of the Quartets music‚ using rhythm and grooves as his base.

Musicians that have and musicians that continue to collaborate with Albert include
Zaccai Curtis – Piano
Luques Curtis – Bass
Jean Caze – Trumpet
Zwelakhe-Duma Bell le Pere – Bass
Nick Roseboro – Trumpet
Mark Whitfield – Guitar
Ralph Peterson Jr – Drums
Beck Burger – Organ
Ian Carroll – Drums
Nate Jolley – Drums
Mike Godette – Guitar
Tony Davis – Guitar
Jon Michel – Bass
Andrew Hadro – Baritone Saxophone
Caili O’Doherty – Piano/Organ
John Iannuzzi – Drums
and many others!