Born in Cuba of Jamaican heritage Wilber Calver is a virtuoso on the Galician bagpipes. Co-produced with pianist Alex Wilson his album “Diaspora” (2012) merges Celtic melodies with the rhythms of the African Diaspora from Afro/Cuban to Yoruba to reggae.
"There's no doubting the skill and joie de vivre that has gone into the making of this highly distinctive album."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
The sun shines on the final day of an excellent festival.
Ian Mann soaks up the vibes at Cheltenham Jazz Festival.