Bill Ortiz: Smooth Transition

After 16 years with Santana, trumpeter Bill Ortiz releases a sizzling Afro-Cuban-flavored jazz album that affectionately embraces the Seventies. In the late 1990s, the life of Bay Area trumpet player Bill Ortiz took a took a dramatic, career-altering turn when he was tapped to record a single track on a recording by local legend Carlos

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