Ron Hart

Chick Corea

Chick Corea Looks Back on His Long History With Latin Jazz

On the surface, legendary jazz pianist Chick Corea is an Italian guy from Boston. But since his start at Birdland on the bandstand of Latin jazz icon Mongo Santamaria, the Grammy-winning keyboard visionary has always harbored a deep love for the rhythms emerging from the neighborhoods of Spanish Harlem and the Upper West Side of New York City.