Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez


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DISCOGRAPHY

VIDEO / DVD

Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Conversations in Clave

(book companion) more info

2006


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Traveling Through Time
DVD & Video

w/ Giovanni Hidalgo

2004


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : DrummerThe Drummers Collective 25th Anniversary and Bass Day 2002

w/ John Patitucci and Oriente Lopez


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez
Live At The Modern Drummer Festival 2000

Featuring Horacio's entire performance with Marc Quinones, Michael Brecker, John Patitucci and Hilario Duran. Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez is one of the most exciting drummers to come along in recent years. His musical home base is founded on the rhythms of his native Cuba, though he is comfortable in all styles. With a band made up of some of the finest players in the world, featuring Marc Qui–ones (Allman Brothers), and also including Michael Brecker, John Patitucci, and Hilario Duran, Horacio performs a set of incredible music that opens with a burning drums and percussion duet, and incorporates elements of jazz and Afro-Cuban music a unique and exciting way. 65 minutes / Available thru Hudson Music


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Modern Drummer Festival 2000 Saturday

Featuring: Dave Lombardo, Paul Leim, Horacio Hernandez with a star-studded band featuring Marc Quinones, Michael Brecker, John Patitucci and Hilario Duran, and Grand Funk Railroad's Don Brewer. Street Beats, Nashville's premier percussion ensemble displays their tremendous creativity, in several pieces, on buckets and drums. Dave Lombardo, known for his incredible double bass work with Slayer, performs a ferocious solo, and also talks about double bass technique, advice for young players, Slayer and more. Paul Leim (Shania Twain, Faith Hill, Lionel Richie), performs with several great rhythm tracks, and gives a wealth of information and advice about pursuing a career in music. Don Brewer, founding member of Grand Funk Railroad, is one of rock's most influential drummers. Here, he plays three Grand Funk classics and also provides insights into the fascinating history of the band. Horacio Hernandez featuring, Marc Quinones, with Michael Brecker, John Patitucci and Hilario Duran: "El Negro" is one of the most exciting drummers to come along in recent years. His style is rooted in the rhythms of his native Cuba, though he is comfortable in all styles of music. With a band made up of some of the finest players in the world, Horacio performs a set that opens with a burning drums and percussion duet, and that incorporates elements of jazz and Afro-Cuban music in an incredibly exciting way. 80 minutes / Available thru Hudson Music


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer The Pulse of Jazz

A Limited Edition DVD Video of rare and collectable jazz performances presented by Hudson Music and Jazzwise Magazine Performances by the Abercrombie / Erkine / Mintzer / Patitucci Band, Elvin Jones, the Gene Krupa Band, Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez with Michael Brecker and John Patitucci, Kenny Clarke with the JJ Johnson All-Stars, Steve Smith and Vital Information, Buddy Rich, Victor Wooten, the Peter Erskine Trio. Playable on any DVD player as well as any computer with a DVD ROM or DVD RAM drive. Encoded for all regions - NTSC Available thru Hudson Music


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez Live At The Modern Drummer Festival
1997, Solo Performance

This video captures one of the world's most accomplished drummers playing Afro-Cuban styles at "Modern Drummer's" 10th Anniversary Festival Weekend. Horacio provides some revealing insights into the subtleties and challenges of playing this music along with brilliant performances – both solo and also with world-class bassist John Patitucci. Available thru Warner Brothers


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Drummer's Night in Boston

2005


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Los caminos del Cajon (The Ways of the Cajon)

2007


Revolucion: Cinco Miradas

PBS documentary w/ Marc Ribot

2006


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Touch the Sound

Documentary about Evelyn Glennie

2006


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Mo'Bop

w/ Kazumi Watanabe & Richard Bona, recorded live at Yokohama BLITZ, December 16, 2004


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Just Another Day in the Park

w/ Raul Rekow & Karl Perazzo

2003


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Supernatural Rhythm & Grooves

w/ Raul Rekow and Karl Perazzo

2002


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Live at the Canterbury Fayre

w/ Jack Bruce, Robby Ameen, Ritchie Flores, Vernon Reed, and Bernie Worrell

2002


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Calle 54

El Negro performs with the Michel Camilo Trio and the Chico O’Farrill Big Band

2001


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Jam Miami

w/ Arturo Sandoval, Dave Valentin, and many more!

2000


Jammin' In The Bronx: A Live Concert Tribute To Machito (VHS)

1996


TropiJazz All-Stars Live at the Manhattan Center (VHS)

1995


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Como Se Forma una Rumba
(How to Create a Rumba)

documentary by Ivan Acosta

2001


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : DrummerBridge to Havana

2005

very brief, background appearance


A Night In Havana: Dizzy Gillespie in Cuba

1988

very brief, background appearance from before Negro left Cuba!


From The Heart: Hilario Duran and his Latin Jazz Big Band

2008


A Drummer's Dream

2010


2011 Modern Drummer Festival


Drummers Gone Wild with Mike Mangini

forthcoming


Italuba Live at the Bauhaus

forthcoming

 

 

CD

Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez
Italuba II


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez
Italuba (Italuba)


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez & Robby Ameen
Live At Umbria Jazz


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez & Robby Ameen
Onto The Street (Still At The Third World War)


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez & Robby Ameen
Robby & Negro At The Third World War


Horacio el Negro Hernandez : Drummer Giovanni Hidalgo &
Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez
Traveling Through Time


DISCOGRAPHY

Anders, Gabriela

  • Eclectica

Arkadia Jazz All Stars
(w/ Joanne Brackeen)

  • Thank you, Duke!
    Our Tribute to Duke Ellington
  • Thank you, Joe!
    Our Tribute to Joe Henderson

Eleftheria Arvanitaki

  • Kai Ta Matia Ki I Kardia (a.k.a. "Mirame")

Atakoglu, Fahir

  • Faces & Places
  • If
  • Istanbul in Blue

Ayado, Chie

  • Ballads
  • Live! The Best
  • My Life
  • Seven
  • Shine
  • Time

Baeder, Larry, Group

  • Maximo Strut

Bermudo (Juan Carlos)

  • EDYEPI

Brackeen, Joanne

  • Pink Elephant Magic

Bruce, Jack

  • Live at the Milky Way [Double CD]
  • More Jack Than God
  • Shadows in the Air

Buenaventura, Yuri

  • Cita Con La Luz

Buika, Concha

  • Mi Nina Lola
  • Nina de Fuego

Bullock, Hiram

  • Too Funky 2 Ignore

Burton, Gary

  • For Hamp, Red, Bags, and Cal

Camilo, Michel

  • Live at the Blue Note [Double CD] - * Grammy Winner
  • Thru My Eyes
  • Triangulo - * Grammy Nomination
  • Two Much [Soundtrack]

Camps, Nini

  • So Long

Cepeda, William, Afrorican Jazz

  • Branching Out

Conjure

  • Bad Mouth [Double CD]

Cuarteto De Clarinetes De Caracas

  • Suelos

D'Rivera, Paquito

  • 40 Years of Cuban Jam Session, Vol. 1
  • 40 Years of Cuban Jam Session, Vol. 2
  • A Night in Englewood
  • Cuba Jazz

Debriano, Santi

  • Circlechant

Deep Rumba

  • Alto en la Fiebre de la Rumba (A Calm in the Fire of Dances)
  • This Night Becomes a Rumba

di Martino, John

  • Birds of the Heart

Di Sabatino, Paolo

  • Threeo

Duran, Hilario

  • From the Heart - * Juno Award
  • Habana Nocturna
  • New Danzon - * Juno Award

Flores, Charles, Quartet

  • Reminiscence

Formell, Juan-Carlos

  • Conversations With Myself
  • Songs from a Little Blue House - * Grammy Nomination

George, Sergio

  • The Sir George Collection

Gerville, Meddy

  • Jazz Amwin
  • Ti pa ti pa n'alé

Grant, Damon, Project

  • Sonidos Nuevos

Gunes, Burcu

  • Tilsim

Hanrahan, Kip

  • A Thousand Nights and a Night (1-Red Nights)
  • A Thousand Nights and a Night (Shadow Nights-1)
  • A Thousand Nights and a Night (Shadow Nights-2)
  • American Clave Anthology
  • Beautiful Scars
  • I was born, but ...
  • Piñero [Soundtrack]

Hargrove, Roy

  • Habana - * Grammy Winner

Josele, Nino

  • Paz

Jovanotti

  • Buon Sangue [2-Disc Deluxe Edition also available]

Kawashima, Tetsuro

  • Mambo Montage

KOSA (Various Artists)

  • Rhythm is the Heart
  • The Rhythm Speaks

Kuhn, Joachim

  • Universal Time

Lenine

  • falange cannibal

Lenz, Uli

  • Rainmaker's Dance

Limon, Javier

  • Son De Limon

Los Hombres Calientes

  • Vol. 3: New Congo Square
  • Vol. 4: Vodou Dance

Mariza

  • Terra - * Latin Grammy Nominee

Martignon, Hector

  • Refugee - * Grammy Nomination : Best Latin Jazz Album

Mauleon, Rebeca

  • Round Trip

Mendoza, Victor

  • This Is Why

Michaan, Colette

  • First Cause

Minami, Hiroshi

  • Touches & Velvets - Quite Dream

Moreno, Jorge

  • Jorge Moreno

Mossman, Michael Philip

  • The Orisha Suite

Nicole

  • Viaje Infinito

O'Farrill, Arturo

  • Bloodlines

O'Farrill, Chico

  • Carambola
  • Heart of a Legend

Occhipinti, Roberto

  • Trinacria

Palmieri, Eddie

  • Listen Here! - * Grammy Winner

Patitucci, John

  • Communion
  • Imprint

Perales, Jose Luis

  • Navegando por Ti - * Latin Grammy Nomination : Best Singer - Songwriter Album

Poleo, Orlando

  • Curate!

Puente, Tito, y La India

  • Jazzin

Puentes Brothers

  • Morumba Cubana

Ramirez, Humberto

  • Miles Latino

Ramirez, Humberto, y Giovanni Hidalgo

  • Best Friends

Ray, Johnny (Johnny Zamot)

  • Crossing Over

Rollins, Lawson

  • Espirito

Rubalcaba, Gonzalo

  • Giraldilla
  • Live in Havana
  • Mi Gran Pasion
  • Straight Ahead

Rusty Truck

  • Broken Promises
  • Luck's Changing Lanes

Samuels, Dave

  • Tjaderized: A Cal Tjader Tribute

Sanchez, David

  • Street Scenes

Santana

  • Multi Dimensional Warrior [Double CD]
  • Supernatural - * Multiple Grammy Winner

Sanz, Alejandro

  • No Es Lo Mismo - * Grammy Winner

SedaJazz Latin Ensemble

  • Envenenado
  • Este Tambien

Simon, Edward, Group

  • Beauty Within

Spalding Esperanza

  • Esperanza

Tokyo Zawinul Bach

  • Vogue Africa
  • Vogue Africa "Naked"

Torres, Juan Pablo

  • Together Again

Triangulo Rebelde (Masahiko Sato)

  • Magot Djadt

Triff, Alfredo

  • 21 Broken Melodies at Once

TropiJazz All-Stars

  • TropiJazz All-Stars, Volume 1
  • TropiJazz All-Stars, Volume 2

Turre, Steve

  • In the Spur of the Moment
  • Steve Turre

Tzboguchi, Masayasu

  • Andrograffiti
  • Vigorous

Valera, Manuel

  • Forma Nueva

Valle, Ramon

  • Danza Negra

Various Artists

  • Bridge To Havana
  • Calle 54 [Soundtrack]
    (w/ Michel Camilo, Chico O'Farrill, & Paquito D'Rivera & Co.)
  • Drummers Collective 25th Anniversary and Bass Day
  • Jam Miami : A Celebration Of Latin Jazz
  • Jammin' in the Bronx : A Live Concert Tribute to Machito
  • Montreal Drum Fest 1997
  • Red Hot + Riot (w/ Yerba Buena)

Vazquez, Papo

  • At the Point V. One
  • At the Point V. Two
  • Carnival in San Juan

Verdonk, Martin

  • Tribal Fusion

Watanabe, Kazumi, New Electric Trio

  • Mo'Bop
  • Mo'Bop II
  • Mo'Bop III

Yerba Buena

  • President Alien - * Grammy Nomination