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Jazz Caliente: It's Grammy Time!

Grammy nominee Aymee Nuviola
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Grammy nominee Aymée Nuviola"

The Grammy Awards will be televised this Sunday at 5 p.m. Pacific Time. On Saturday's Jazz Caliente, we'll sample the five nominees for Best Latin Jazz Album. Here's some background on each album, in the artists' own words.

Arturo O'Farrill & the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, "Four Questions" 

Afro Peruvian Jazz Orchestra, "Tradiciones" 

Gonzalo Rubalcaba and Aymée Nuviola, "Viento Y Tiempo: Live at Blue Note Tokyo" 

Chico Pinheiro, "City of Dreams" 

Poncho Sanchez, "Trane's Delight" 

Listen for selections from each of these Grammy-nominated albums on Jazz Caliente this week!

Jazz Caliente airs Saturdays at 5 p.m. The show is hosted by Robin Lloyd and produced by KNKX Public Radio.

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