San Diego’s gift to Latin/Jazz culture!
“I love playing music with people who light up the bandstand. I knew we needed Gilbert’s voice in the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra family.” –drummer, Jeff Hamilton
“Castellanos offers hard swinging, ear-grabbing solos, proving music with deep roots in jazz’s glorious 50’s/60’s can sound completely contemporary!” –LA Times
“Gilbert is a true gem! One of the top trumpet players on the scene– his brilliance, adds the spark that takes the music to another level.” –Oscar Hernandez / Spanish Harlem Orchestra
“Concerts and Conversations with Southern California Jazz Legends” funded in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.
- Gilbert Castellanostrumpet
- Teodross "Teo" Averytenor saxophone
- Joshua Whitepiano
- Tyler Kreuteldrums
- John Murraybass