Bill O'Connell is a native New Yorker and Latin Jazz professional. Over the years, he has played with many of the greats such as Mongo Santamaria, Chet Baker, and jazz legend Sonny Rollins. Bill has displayed his versatility performing, writing and arranging for numerous other jazz artists including Gato Barbieri, The Fort Apache Band, and vocalists Jon Lucien, Kenny Rankin, and Astrud Gilberto. Bill was featured as a pianist and arranger on the recent CD (2010) by trombonist Conrad Herwig, “The Latin Side of Herbie Hancock”.
His latest albums include "Triple Play" (2008), "Rhapsody in Blue" (2010), "Zócalo" (2013), and "Imagine" (2014). Come out to hear some swingin' jazz tunes with a latin flavor!