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Sal Cracchiolo & Melanie Jackson

Sal Cracchiolo & Melanie Jackson

Jazz / Latin Jazz Norwalk, CA  US


  • 2015

    Oct 23

    Newport Beach, CA, US | 6:30pm

    Great live jazz, soul and pop from Sal Cracchiolo, lead trumpet player for Tower of Power, Llew Matthews on piano, musical director of Nancy Wilson and vocalist, Melanie Jackson

  • 2015

    Sep 14

    Seattle, WA, US | 8:00pm
  • 2015

    Apr 6

    La Palma, CA, US | 6:00pm

    Please call or email for reservations. The music starts at 7 pm and goes until 9:30 pm. The cuisine is Italian and scrumptious and the wine list if fantastic. Telephone:(714) 523-3729 Email: info@aromalapalma.com

  • 2011

    Mar 2

    Laguna, CA, US | 5:45pm

    Jazz Wednesdays Winter Series • Times: 6:00pm and 7:45pm, Catalina Room • Location: Hotel Laguna • Address: 425 South Coast Hwy., Laguna Beach, CA 92651 • Phone: 949-715-9713

  • 2010

    Nov 28

    Hermosa Beach, CA, US | 11:00am


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    Thomas Birl
    Enjoyed the music.
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    Rich Pulin Musical Family
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Bio: Sal Cracchiolo, the former trumpeter for Poncho Sanchez, recorded and toured with Sanchez for 18 albums. He has played with Dizzy Gillespie, Chick Corea, Mongo Santamaria, Tito Puente, Michael Buble, Queen Latifah, Gladys Knight and Diana Krall. He is also a member of the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz O...See Full Bio

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“Sal Cracchiolo is respected as one of the most powerful and versatile trumpeters in the world latin jazz scene. He is simply one of the best. Together with his talented wife, vocalist Melanie Jackson, they have developed their own tasty sound, blending straight ahead jazz and latin jazz.”

— Jose Rizo, KJAZZ - FM 88.1

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