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Posted Feb 24, 2014

Winter News from Mr. Ho’s Orchestrotica

Hi,We have been quiet since the CD release last November, but it’s not because nothing is going on!In this newsletter:Orchestrotica selected as finalist in US State Dept’s American Music Abroad program 2015/16Double 9/10 reviews…more

Big band seated at left (2011). Quartet standing at right by Robin Holland.

Big Band:
The Lost Music of Esquivel

The world's only "top notch" 22-pc Esquivel space-age pop band.

Quintet:
Global Jazz & Exotic Chamber Music

"A marvelously flexible" quintet blending jazz, world music, and chamber music.

New Album! (Nov. 2013)

Cover Image of the new album, Where Here Meets There

Where Here Meets There

This is the band's second small-ensemble album and third in the Exotica for Modern Living Series. The recording is for pre-sale below in digital, CD and 12" 180-gram audiophile-grade vinyl formats.
Listen Free / Buy

"Wonderful!"—Jazz Weekly

"Best CDs of 2013"—Panamerika

"…a timeless magnum opus."…"—World Music Report

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Upcoming Concerts

May 9 The Regatta Bar 7:30 PM • Tickets
Cambridge, MA
Cambridge, MA
Aug 8 Shapeshifter 8:00 PM • Tickets
Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn, NY

"…anything but straightforward"

—Washington Post

"…deliciously demented and entertaining in equal parts."

—Wall Street Journal

2 of the Top 10 Records for 2011

—The Huffington Post

Winner: 2012 Music Poll - Best World Music Act

—The Boston Phoenix
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Now playing in 7,500 stores worldwide!

Discography

The Unforgettable Sounds of Esquivel Third River Rangoon