Seamus Blake recording sessions preliminary photos!

Seamus Blake recording sessions preliminary photos!

Update…. June 6, 2014 Some preliminary photos of the sessions at Avatar….     We are excited to announce that Seamus Blake will be recording a fresh new album for 5Passion. The recordings will take place in early June, 2014 and the talent is staggering ! The artists include Seamus Blake, saxes – John Scofield, guitars – Nate Smith, Drums […]

Gonzalo Rubalcaba – Live Faith – Solo Piano Double CD – Available Now on iTunes and HD WAV Format!

Gonzalo Rubalcaba – Live Faith – Solo Piano Double CD – Available Now on iTunes and HD WAV Format!

L’artiste, l’instrument, le temps, l’espace, la foi, les muses, une audience sereine en attente, assoiffée, consciente et reconnaissante du génie incontestable dont elle s’apprête à être témoin. Tel est le cadre sacré de “Faith Live”, la dernière offrande de Gonzalo Rubalcaba, monstre sacré du piano dont la renommée n’est plus en question depuis des décennies déjà. Une conversation entre l’homme et l’instrument, l’artiste et la muse, profondément ancrée […]

Volcan – An All-Star Quartet – iTunes and CDs now available!

Volcan – An All-Star Quartet – iTunes and CDs now available!

  5Passion is very excited about this very special Quartet, featuring Giovanni Hidalgo, Horacio “El-Negro” Hernandez, Jose Armando Gola and Gonzalo Rubalcaba. Visit the 5Passion store…

Alex “Sasha” Sipiagin’s “From Reality and Back” Available Now at the iTunes Store, Amazon.com and CD Baby!

Alex “Sasha” Sipiagin’s “From Reality and Back” Available Now at the iTunes Store, Amazon.com and CD Baby!

Featuring: Dave Holland- Bass Seamus Blake- Sax Antonio Sanchez- Drums Alex Sipiagin- Trumpet Gonzalo Rubalcaba- Piano      

Recent News

INTERVIEW: Seamus Blake – London Jazz News
on July 21, 2015 at 12:11 am

INTERVIEW: Seamus Blake – London Jazz News

Click here to read entire interview MU: You were in the studio at the beginning of June recording a new album on the 5Passion label, could you tell us more about this album? SB: Yes, this new album should be available sometime this fall, I hope. It is a combination of some electric quartet songs with Scott Kinsey, Matt Garrison and Nate Smith, and some tunes […]

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Seamus Blake’s “Sofa Song” – From his upcoming 5Passion release entitled ” Superconductor” – Watch it Here!
on June 26, 2015 at 1:19 am

Seamus Blake’s “Sofa Song” – From his upcoming 5Passion release entitled ” Superconductor” – Watch it Here!

“Sofa Song” Composed by Seamus Blake Arranged and conducted by Vickie Yang Rachel Fastenow- flute Douglas Yates clarinet Rob Mosher- english horn/clarinet John Ellis- bass clarinet Marshall Gilkes- trombone Tom Chiu- violin Stephanie Griffin- viola Felix Fan- cello Gonzalo Rubalcaba- piano Matt Clohesy- bass Nate Smith- drums Mixed and recorded by Katsuhiko Naito @ Avatar studios for 5passion

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Will Vinson slated to record new ensemble disc for 5Passion!
on November 23, 2014 at 3:21 pm

Will Vinson slated to record new ensemble disc for 5Passion!

We are delighted that Mr. Will Vinson will be gracing our label with an album in 2015. Originally from London, Alto Saxophonist/Composer Will Vinson moved to New York City in 1999 and has remained there ever since. Since his arrival, he has appeared and/or recorded with Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Ari Hoenig, Marcus Gilmore, Mark Turner, Chris Potter, Geoffrey Keezer, […]

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4 jazzistas en una fusión volcánica – Metrópoli JUEVES 5 de septiembre de 2013
on October 28, 2013 at 2:41 pm

4 jazzistas en una fusión volcánica – Metrópoli JUEVES 5 de septiembre de 2013

4 jazzistas en una fusión volcánica – Metrópoli JUEVES 5 de septiembre de 2013 El Latin Jazz Sessions se inició el sábado y finalizó el martes, en la Casa de la Música. Gonzalo Rubalcaba protagonizó la clausura. Piano, bajo, batería y congas. Cuatro grandes exponentes de jazz cerraron el Latin Sessions en Quito, con un concierto en el que presentaron su nuevo proyecto Volcán. Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Giovanni Hidalgo, […]

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“Volcan” available now on CD, iTunes and HD WAV Formats !
on July 25, 2013 at 4:53 pm

“Volcan” available now on CD, iTunes and HD WAV Formats !

    Featuring Giovanni Hidalgo, Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez, Jose Armando Gola and Gonzalo Rubalcaba. Visit the 5Passion Store…  

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Gonzalo Rubalcaba Trio Live 2012 – Compilation Available Winter 2015
on August 18, 2012 at 10:57 pm

Gonzalo Rubalcaba Trio Live 2012 – Compilation Available Winter 2015

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Yosvany Terry Recording Sessions 2012
on February 8, 2012 at 6:31 pm

Yosvany Terry Recording Sessions 2012

    We are extremely excited to announce that Yosvany Terry will release a new album entitled “New Throned King” on the 5Passion label!  This fresh new offering will be released in the Spring of 2014 in standard and high-definition audio formats! “I feel very fortunate to join ‘5Passion’, a place where truly inspiring Art is breath through its Walls”. 5Passion […]

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Gonzalo Rubalcaba releases “XXI Century”
on November 18, 2011 at 1:31 am

Gonzalo Rubalcaba releases “XXI Century”

                  Gonzalo Rubalcaba releases “XXI Century”, his second offering for 5Passion . “XXI” finds Gonzalo in an ensemble setting, featuring Marcus Gilmore on Drums, Matt Brewer on Upright and Electric Bass, Lionel Leouke on Guitar, Pedro Martinez on Percussion and Voice, and Ignacio Berroa on Drums. Over 120 minutes of fantastic music, […]

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Gonzalo Rubalcaba’s New Album “XXI Century” is at hand….
on October 14, 2011 at 4:34 pm

Gonzalo Rubalcaba’s New Album “XXI Century” is at hand….

The positive energy input of conceiving, writing, organizing, playing, recording, editing, mixing, mastering the album “XXI Century” is contained on this tiny USB Memory Stick….   

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Gonzalo Rubalcaba Releases “Fé”!
on October 12, 2011 at 2:47 am

Gonzalo Rubalcaba Releases “Fé”!

This is one beautiful album, Gonzalo is a master! Howard Mandel-President Jazz Journalists Association Jazz pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba has appeared as leader on more than twenty-five critically acclaimed albums, but Fe … Faith is his first release on his own 5Passion label. The album features fifteen piano solos that range from introspective musings to flamboyant bursts of pianistic energy. The sound quality of this […]

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